There’s an interesting assortment of reactions and gut instinct that kick in as we get toward exhibition time (2 weeks away and change). First there’s the collision of art with reality. Being a photographer (read alchemist) my work occupies a nether world of megabytes and 35mm film until I perform the rituals to turn it … Continue reading Exhibitions And The Fine Art Of Curation Anxiety.
If you’ve read some of my more recent posts, you’ll have read about my sports photography. Well, this Sunday I took my last sport shots for the foreseeable future. Since October of last year, on a more or less weekly basis, I’ve headed down the hill from the University’s main campus and through the gates … Continue reading Bittersweet Art – Closing Out A Photo Project.
Image Copyright AJGilbey2019 Aberystwyth School of Art is a little unusual amongst art schools, in that it’s also an art museum. One of the side effects of this, aside from serious fire and intruder alarm systems, is that every so often we all get an invite to go along to the current exhibition and hear … Continue reading After Hours At School Of Art – Or, Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Curation, But Were Afraid To Ask.