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Frieze ‘Alt Feminisms’ Panel Discussion & Sex Work: Feminist Art & Radical Politics
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by Melissa Budasz for ArtVerve, at Frieze London 2017 What a way to kick start Frieze London – an hour and half from opening, Alison Gingeras chairs a panel of feminist practitioners whose careers have spanned over 40 years –...
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Orovida Camille Pissarro: Forging Imaginative Territories
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By Florence Woodfield Morais for ArtVerve, September 2017   Orovida Pissarrro, Big Leaves, Egg tempera on silk, 56 x 65.5 cm (22 x 25¾ inches), 1932   Orovida Camille Pissarro, born in Epping in 1893, came into the world with a name...
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Annie-kevans
In conversation with Annie Kevans
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By Rosie Campbell for ArtVerve, August 2017 A painted portrait has always had the power to grab my attention – and often to hold me by the lapels till I’ve addressed, quizzed, interrogated, decoded…even then, I’ve often been left confused,...
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LEONOR FINI: Artist, Libertine, Provocateur
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Unconventional, free-thinking and experimental, Leonor Fini was once the ‘it-girl’ of Paris and was one of the most photographed women in the art world.
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isle of wight
From One Tip of a Diamond to Another
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Caroline Underwood, Jackie Brown and Moira Jarvis share a strong desire to connect with the natural world and recently met up in the Isle of Wight to walk from the most easterly point of the island to the most westerly...
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Paintings by Vanessa Bell (1870-1961) and Legacy: Photographs by Vanessa Bell and Patti Smith
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By Pia Goddard or ArtVerve, April 2017 Patti Smith describes her photos as ‘souvenirs of a joyful solitude’. Her response to Bell’s personal albums is a series of contemplative black and white images of Charleston, now empty, once Bell’s vibrant...
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Gilliam ayres
‘With Space In Mind’
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At the beautiful Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens near Penzance there is an exhibition of vibrant, energetic prints by Gillian Ayres upstairs in the gardens’ gallery.
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Lost Languages and Other Voices: Joy Gregory at the Exchange Gallery, Penzance.
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In Penzance at the Exchange Gallery until May 6th, is an exhibition by photographer Joy Gregory, a major artist who came out of the Black British photography movement in the 80s.
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