Clare Twomey ‘Manifest:10,000 Hours’ Book

I’m in York Art Gallery’s book for Clare Twomey’s Manifest: 10,000 hours commission. I was busy with my AA2A+ residency with York College and York Art Gallery at the time and I helped to make well over 100 bowls to help out with this project

Toast Exhibition at the New School House Gallery

I’ve been invited to show some work in a group exhibition at the New School House Gallery in York. ‘Toast’ brings together contemporary artists, Andy Black, Jade Blood, Andrew Crane, Debra Fear, Karen Thompson and Louise Winter and runs from 25th April until 9th May 2015  

First Visits to York Museums Trust’s Stores

At the end of last month I spent some time in York Art Gallery’s ‘top secret’ ceramic store warehouse. Over the next month I will be seeking inspiration and visiting all of the many of York Museums Trusts warehouse facilities. This is part of my AA2A ‘plus’ artist residency with York Museums Trust and York […]

Artist Residency with York Art Gallery & York College

Myself and Leeds based artist Ian Kirkpatrick have been chosen by York Art Gallery for the AA2A ‘plus’ artist residencies. This is in conjunction with York College. I will be making work in response to York Museums Trusts collections. York Art Gallery is currently closed but will re-open summer 2015 with huge new ceramics galleries […]

Front Page Cover of September 2014 Issue of The Skinny Magazine

Goveshy features on the front page cover of The Skinny (Northwest) September 2014 issue with a detail shot of the broken shards. The skinny is the leading entertainment & listings magazine for Manchester, Liverpool and surrounding areas. http://issuu.com/theskinny/docs/the_skinny_northwest_issue_18?e=1069858/9156715#search

Release of the Art Party Movie

August 21st sees the nationwide release of the Art Party film by Tim Newton and Bob & Roberta Smith. This was shot at the Art Party Conference last November. I’m really looking forward to seeing it!! GOVESHY even made it into the official trailer! Bonus! Art Party from Tim Newton on Vimeo.

Publicity Photographs in the Museums Gardens and the Treasurer’s House

Spent the afternoon in the Museum Gardens with Yorkshire Museum Manager Gary Bateson, taking publicity photographs for the porcelain sandwiches. Then onto the Treasure’s House to meet with Visitor Services Manager Lisa Holden for more of the same. This followed on from my packed out artists talk at Kings Manor. Brilliant Day! Photos: Ian McKinley […]

York Curiouser Exhibition

York Curiouser kicks off next weekend. My comissioned artwork ‘Porcelain Sandwiches’ will be set out in the Yorkshire Museum Gardens, Treasurer’s House Gardens,  Kings Manor, The York Walls and Peasholme Green.  

Crafts Council – #todayimmaking

The Crafts Council very kindly covered me on their #todayimmaking feature. Thanks guys. Today I’m making Porcelain Sandwiches for York Curiouser, an upcoming exhibition which will see 300 of these sandwiches ‘left’ around York.

The Buried City Exhibition

An interesting exhibition which I have some work included in, coming up at Crescent Arts in Scarborough for Museums at Night. The exhibition will be shown in the gallery space at Crescent Arts during April and May.

Hidden Agenda Exhibition at the Granery Gallery, Berwick

Please join me at the preview of Hidden Agenda – Socially Conscious Craft where I will be discussing my ‘Trilogy of Death’ series which has been selected for inclusion in this exhibition. The exhibition is co curated by the Crafts Council, Berwick Visual Arts & artist Doug Jones.  Exhibition Preview The Granary Gallery – Saturday […]

EXHIBITION – 108 Fine Art

My solo exhibition at 108 Fine Art in Harrogate will run from 1st February until the 22nd February. It includes recent ceramics and drawings. Please contact Andrew Stewart at 108 Fine Art for more details.   

National Glass Centre Showcase

I’ve been invited to exhibit a second showcase with the National Glass Centre in Sunderland. This showcase runs from the 17th January until 4th May and is situated on the lower level.

Included in the Emmanuel Cooper Retrospective Exhibitions

A pierced porcelain mug I made featuring Emmanual cooper and also a Emmanuel Cooper badge from my BADGERED project are on display as part of the huge retrospective exhibition of his ceramic work which has just opened at Ruthin Craft Cente. The show moves to Derby in February and then to London in April next […]

The Art Party Conference

The Art Party Conference in Scarborough was a huge success, the Goveshy which I created especially for the event received a lot of attention. The event organised by both Bob & Roberta Smith and Crescent Arts (where I have my current studio residency) was held at Scarborough Spa on the 23rd November 2013. The Art […]

Goveshy previewed in the Broadsheets

In the run up to the Art Party conference my Goveshy and Gove Busts have been garnering a lot of attention Here they are previewed in the Broadsheets – The Times, Telegraph and Yorkshire Post. They have also had a lot of online attention, from the likes of Culture 24 and other arts sites.   […]