Category Archives: Textiles

ABOUT ARTISTS: YINKA SHONIBARE MBA

Photograph: John Phillips/Getty Images for 14-18 NOW (the Observer, 11 September 2016)

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ABOUT ARTISTS: LOUIS LE BROCQUY

With two of his portraits at his 90th birthday celebration at the National Gallery of Ireland. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

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GETA BRĂTESCU │ Tate Liverpool → 18 October 2015

Medeic Callisthenic Moves, 1980-1
Medeic Callisthenic Moves, 1980-1

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“Đs intṛduẋn t Bratescu’z snğlr viźn cmprîzz a ṣlẋn v wrcs fṛm 1960 t ɖ preznt de, ẃć śôcesz hr cmitmnt t ɖ drōn lîn, ẃɖr crietd in fabric wɖ a sowñmśin, bî ɖ bodi pformñ ʈru spês, or faund wɖn hr dīteld clasicl draftsmnśp. It rvilz a cnsistnsi v indipndnt prṗs n dzîn psistñ acrs ɖ decedz.”

Independent: Geta Bratescu in the studio. Photo: Stefan Sava
Independent: Geta Bratescu in the studio. Photo: Stefan Sava

Karen Wright INDEPENDENT 5 June 2015

Continue reading GETA BRĂTESCU │ Tate Liverpool → 18 October 2015

CORNELIA PARKER: MAGNA CARTER (AN EMBROIDERY) │ Whitworth, Manchester → 1 November 2015

GALLERYARTIST

“[A wrc ɖt] seḷbrets ɖ 800ʈ anivrsri v Magna Carta in 2015. Fabricetd bî mni handz, it replicets in stić ɖ intîr Wicipīdia articl on Magna Carta az it apird on ɖ dokmnt’s 799ʈ anivrsri. Hand-imbrýdrd bî mr ɖn 200 ppl, a lj part wz stićt bî priznrz sūpvîzd bî Fîn Sélwrc n membrz v ɖ Imbrýdrrz Gild. Uɖr cntribytrz, ṣlctd t rpriznt a croșẋn v ssayti, renj fṛm báṛnz, baṛnesz, MPz n loyrz, t hymn-rîts advc̣ts n activists.”

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David Paw WALLPAPER 19 June 2015
Tim Masters BBC 14 May 2015
CULTURE24 14 May 2015
Jonathan Jones GUARDIAN 14 May 2015

Continue reading CORNELIA PARKER: MAGNA CARTER (AN EMBROIDERY) │ Whitworth, Manchester → 1 November 2015

LAURA FORD │ Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, London → 31 October 2015

Days of Judgement (Cats I-VII). Photo: Gautier Deblonde
Days of Judgement (Cats I-VII). Photo: Gautier Deblonde

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“Đ artist, Lora Ford, z wel-noun fr hr ptreylz v animlz, wɖ ẃć ś xplorz aspects v ɖ hymn cndiśn, ɖo in fact Ford dscrîbz hr ôn wrc az sculpćrz drest az ppl hu r drest az animlz. Hr figrz r fêʈfl rprizenteśnz v fanṭsi, tgɖr wɖ a nîtmeriś imajineśn, n ś yzz hymr n an akt obzveśn t ingej wɖ sośl n ṗlitcl iśuz. Ford’z wrc z ptklrli wel-sūtd t ɖ histri n atṃsfir v Strwbri Hil, pẹrñ wel wɖ ɖ casl’z Goʈc arcitecćr n ɖ sensbiḷtiz v its crietr, Horis Wōlpol.”

Dominic Green NEW CRITERION 30 July 2015
Karen Wright INDEPENDENT 25 June 2015
Matthew Reisz TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION 25 June 2015
CASTLE FINE ARTS FOUNDRY
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Continue reading LAURA FORD │ Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, London → 31 October 2015

GRAYSON PERRY: PROVINCIAL PUNK │ Turner Contemporary, Margate → 13 September 2015

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“It z a cnd v tizñ rbłn; it z nt a vayḷnt rvluśn”

Noel Halifax SOCIALIST REVIEW June 2015
Daniel Barnes AESTHETICA 31 May 2015
Martin Gayford SPECTATOR 30 May 2015
Alison Cole INDEPENDENT 29 May 2015
Joe Lloyd APOLLO 27 May 2015
Michael Prodger BLOUIN ART INTO 25 May 2015
Jonathan Jones GUARDIAN 22 May 2015
David Johns ITV 22 May 2015
Bob Henderson GAY TIMES

Continue reading GRAYSON PERRY: PROVINCIAL PUNK │ Turner Contemporary, Margate → 13 September 2015

ELPIDA HADZI-VASILEVA: FRAGILITY │ Fabrica, Brighton → 23 August 2015

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“A lot v mî wrc involvz yzñ mtirịlz ɖt mt b ʈt v az dsgustñ, bt mî intnśn z t criet smʈñ bytifl ʈru transfmeśn”

“Beriyñ ɖ vywr in a corporịl labirinʈ ẃlst ol ɖ tîm sjstñ a dmnśn bynd ɖ fizicl”

Continue reading ELPIDA HADZI-VASILEVA: FRAGILITY │ Fabrica, Brighton → 23 August 2015