Maria Wigley combines embroidered handwriting with poetry and photography. If the thought of that excites you half as much as it thrills me, then don’t miss her website As an arts college tutor, Maria has thought much about her art and is able to pull out of her bag the quote: “Painting is silent poetry and poetry is painting that speaks” Plutarch. Also, she … Continue reading Embroidery, poetry, photography
Vija Celmins “I still really like a lot of solitude – you know – it’s impossible to do anything without it” This quiet artist works in almost monochrome, in a quiet, black and white studio. http://www.tate.org.uk/context-comment/video/tateshots-artist-rooms-vija-celminshttps://vimeo.com/90963520 Continue reading Solitude and Creativity (3 mins)
a packet of kitchen matches… but not just any matches… strangely beautiful, at £7.95 for 60. The whole of the Tori Murphy website is full of monochrome designs, from very simple to the more jazzy one shown above. Continue reading Present for the monochrome minimalist….