July, ohhhh July, where is your summer sunshine and why is it hiding? I can’t promise sun shine for July, but I can promise a celebration of all things Saltwell Park as part of Gateshead Sculpture 30 Festival. 679 more words
I rarely back Kickstarters but couldn’t resist a recently when Creative Beast studios began one for a series of different raptor species sculptures.
The first one off the block caught my eye because it looked familiar, clearly drawing inspiration form the same source as my reconstruction of Linheraptor a few years ago. 23 more words
“We are surrounded by useful but meaningless things” – Joseph Hillier 2016
It’s quite apt that I’m writing this piece on a sunny day after just finishing a cultural art walk around Gateshead; Sculpture 30 festival has firmly moved outside this season, come rain or shine for the final four months of the festival. 944 more words
Public art is a standard feature in most large cities across the U.S. and in much of the world. Art that is made freely available for everyone to enjoy in public places takes many forms: painting, photography, architecture, sculpture, graffiti, and even performance. 464 more words