Thackray Uncovered

I’m looking forward to visiting Thackray Uncovered, a new exhibition at the Thackray Medical Museum 13th March – 30th June, particularly because two of the three artists involved took part in Shoddy exhibitions last year. Also because I worked with the Thackray to deliver a workshop about Lorina Bulwer’s workhouse embroideries. Gemma Nash and Hayley … More Thackray Uncovered

Kicking Up a Dust

There are still a few of the artists from the original Shoddy exhibition in April that I haven’t featured on this blog. In some cases, this was because their work was difficult to represent and do credit to, perhaps because of the media used. Katy White’s audio visual piece in the exhibition, Kicking Up A … More Kicking Up a Dust

Shoddy artists part of guerilla gallery at Tate Modern

Two of the pieces that featured in the Shoddy exhibition made another appearance on Sunday 4th Sept at the start of DPAC’s week of action. Vickie Orton’s Maze of Life and Lesley Illingworth’s Story Telling Coat were part of a “disobedient exhibition”, Art4Rights, that took over space in the Tate Modern for a few hours. … More Shoddy artists part of guerilla gallery at Tate Modern