Category Archives: non-figurative scupture

An exhibition I actually liked + odds & ends

Finally after seeing several exhibitions which annoyed me – but not badly enough to want to write about – I saw “Votives” by Aleksandra Domanović at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds . I was drawn back yesterday & read … Continue reading

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Local exhibitions week – Part 4

Yesterday we went with a Quaker group on an afternoon trip to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park just outside Wakefield . This is always worthwhile because it is so huge . There are usually several special exhibitions in various buildings as … Continue reading

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Exhibition including 2 friends’ work

This was the exhibition of work by the first cohort of MA Creative Practice students from Leeds College of Art . Judging from talking to some , the written statements and a video on the LCA website it seems more … Continue reading

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3-4 exhibitions in Leeds

1 This was fairly small (in one room) but most interesting ; You can see that the Norfolk jacket above in the poster is really brown rather than grey , (it’s next to the striped blazer) . The exhibition emphasised … Continue reading

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Eileen Agar exhibition 27 May – 30 August 2015 : Gallery 4 , Henry Moore institute , Leeds

The exhibition was called “Natural Readymades” and was clearly built around the following piece which is a kind of 3d collage or assemblage comprising the top of a Greek amphora found caught in a fisherman’s net , a starfish , … Continue reading

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“A Study of Modern Japanese Sculpture” – Henry Moore Institute , Leeds

  Unfortunately this exhibition’s last day is tomorrow . It hasn’t been widely advertised and is almost invisible within the Institute being in the tiny Gallery 4  . Also the leaflets outside refer to the major exhibition ! However if … Continue reading

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Remake/remodel

I got an award this week for blogging . This was quite a thrill despite there being no money or ( audible ) fanfare involved ! It’s a participant award by & for bloggers and works a bit like a … Continue reading

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