Since my last post I've been extremely busy. I've finally managed to finish my book 'Vacation', which will be getting released on Yoke Books soon. www.yokebooks.com.
Here's a couple of previews:
I've been working hard on curating LOOP arts Fair - in Leeds along with Neil Owen (TestSpace) & Laura Wellington (Vamp Designs). www.looparts.co.uk. Website and information will be released shortly but for now follow twitter for updates: https://twitter.com/#!/LoopArtsFair. Includes a really exciting line-up of participants and events. Toy - illustration agency & artsists, Jez Burrows, Lizzy Stewart, Yoke Books, Catalogue, Qubik, Nous Vous, Analogue Books & Matthew The Horse. The Fair will feature 3 main facets - Talk, Work & Play. Venue and booking will be availble through website next week.
Alongside this another curatorial project TOP-UP for which i've set-up a tumblr: http://topup.tumblr.com/. TOP-UP will be a concept store featuring exhibited artists products, it will also function as my studio for a month. It'll be host to a number of events including Yoke Books Launch. Specific details regarding this will be released soon on tumblr.
I'm working with the Met University Graphic Art course to curate 'Broadcasting from the Brudenell' - an end of year celebration of the students achievements throughout the year. Bit of a art bash! Taking place at Brudenell Social Club Tuesday 24th May from 5pm.
Shows I'm in:
I've produced a series of new work for Nous Vous's first European solo show at Dama Aflita in Portugal. Check Nous Vous website for details. www.nousvous.eu / http://www.damaaflita.com/
Have a series of my Oscar Wilde prints exhibited alongside good friend of mine Jon Owen - in Armley Library Leeds.
I have a small set of images about Typographers going into a group show at TestSpace - called HUMBOLA - lots of great artists. From 27th May.
Currently working on:
• A personal commission - making a mobile
• Getting Nous Vous website ready to launch.
• LOOP LOOP LOOP!
What's that? How does that happen? What Happens?