Serpentine Galleries – 5/3/16

Serpentine Sackler Gallery – Das Institut An extraordinary exhibition brimming with all manner of styles of work from the two artists in collaboration forming Das Institut. On the Serpentine website it says  “As DAS INSTITUT the artists attempt to communicate the inexpressible – the intuitive, irrational element of human experience and relationships.” It is conceptually challenging…

States of Mind – Tracing the Edges of Consciousness. Wellcome Collection – 2/3/16

Considering the nature of consciousness in medical terms alongside artistic explorations – the duality and contemplative nature of the exhibition was an important experience – brings up questions for me of using phenomenology, of a process based practice.  An exhibition that required the viewer to engage intellectually but also personally – the installation I saw ‘The Whisper Heard’…

NPG – Vogue 100 Exhibition 2/3/16

I have a growing interest in fashion photography – of using it within my work as a starting point/inspiration. However, this exhibition enabled me to clarify what I don’t want to take from fashion photography.  It helped me clarify the different types of photography I had considered in one ‘grouping’ – there is ‘fashion’, simply…