Call out for artists – exhibition opportunity, Royal Derby Hospital (deadline: 7-5-2012)

The Autumn/Winter 2012 visual arts season at the Royal Derby Hospital is being guest-curated with Antoinette Burchill on the theme Using Light. There will be approximately 12 artists selected for exhibition spaces across the Royal Derby Hospital. Artists are welcome to broadly interpret the theme. This could be though a range of medium including (but not exclusively)Continue reading “Call out for artists – exhibition opportunity, Royal Derby Hospital (deadline: 7-5-2012)”

Pivotal Moments for Mischief

Everybody has got them.  The point at which you know something magnificent has happened, and your life will never be quite the same again. 1981 In 1981 I was 8.  I made a cupcake like this one for my Dad.  Except it wasn’t exactly a cupcake.  It was the beginning of  a mischievous career thatContinue reading “Pivotal Moments for Mischief”

Advocacy, not Mischief

air: arts to aid wellbeing “air is the arts program for Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.  Our vision is to create a unique patient and family friendly environment at Derby Hospitals.  Aiming to support the healing process with high quality art.  Helping to create a place in which patients, visitors and staff can engage positively.”Continue reading “Advocacy, not Mischief”

The Golden Fleece goes on tour

It is a very tiny tour.  But the two projects that accepted the ‘Ms. Mischief’s quest for the Golden Fleece’ bookwork/multiple are well worth checking out… ‘I am the Warrior’ Residing at 67 Wardwick, Derby, ‘I am the Warrior’ is an evolving display of creativity masterminded by Juneau Projects Phil Duckworth and Ben Sadler.  ItContinue reading “The Golden Fleece goes on tour”

entering the Sonic Asylum

This is a gig I’m doing with BET4 Motion.  The gigs are always really exciting – all the performers are improvising, interacting and collaborating on the hoof.  You never quite know what will happen next. “The ‘Synaesthesia’ project explores the creative wiring between visual art, contemporary dance, improvised sound, and performance art.” Walt Shaw We workedContinue reading “entering the Sonic Asylum”