DAILY DRAWINGS during January 2021 (sketchbook)

Sunset colours being observed Daily walking in the beginning of January was a focus on the plants and their flowers - I feel as if nature is longing for the first rains of the season. It is cooler and early morning walks are chilly - I do enjoy the colours...

PARALLEL PROJECT PART 5

11 JANUARY 2020 image taken from a book, William Kentridge; Drawing frothe film Johannesburg, 2nd Greatest City after Paris, 1989 A local newspaper in South Africa wrote the following of above work in 1990: The artist stands outside society and scrutinises the historical and bourgeois norms, taboos and ideas of...

PARALLEL PROJECT Part 3

Exercise 3.4: Thinking through the structure for the Parallel ProjectIn Part Two you began to think about the Parallel Project and areas of your practice that you would like to develop further. Take a similar approach to that in Part One: Visual Mapping and spend some time mapping out initial...

practice lead research and my parallel project

I want to use the method to ensure I have a balanced viewpoint of theory and making. I am considering this as part of my Parallel project. This blog will act as my Research workbook. It will become a combination of a sketchbook, notebook, laboratory and repository of all my...

Assignment One

DAILY PRACTICE During my reading and research for this first part of UVC 2, I became very aware of ideas around a practice of doing things repetitively, whether it is a deliberate or unintended action that flows from it. I love walking in nature......where I collect ‘physical objects’. Do I...

PART ONE What paint can do

  PROJECT BASIC PAINT APPLICATION I am intrigued by the painting example under the heading, Introduction. This work reminds me of Adrian Ghenie - but it is the colours, not the way the paint is applied - and this part of the course will focus on application of paint. (...