The Painting Research Group at Belfast School of Art will be holding an exhibition at PS² Spencer House first floor project space from Monday 16th September, with a related painting symposium at The MAC on Friday 27th September. More details to follow.

Review in Cent Magazine

Article by Alex Scott in Cent Magazine: cent magazine Begun as an ongoing series in 2014, under the working title ‘It’s All Over For Us Now’, these works on album slip covers and sleeves utilise something that is ready-to-hand and quick to work on. Old LPs picked up in second-hand shops, which often go on theContinue reading “Review in Cent Magazine”

Painting in Art Schools

This book can be pre-ordered via amazon now; out in September 2016. ‘Teaching Painting’ addresses the historical, theoretical, pedagogical and continually shifting methods of how the medium is taught. It asks how and why approaches to teaching painting have changed and developed and offers a platform through which practices and experience can be shared.Continue reading “Painting in Art Schools”

Discussion: Studio Concepts, Memoirs & Portraits

I will be chairing a discussion at The Irish Museum of Modern Art on the place of the artist’s studio: Tuesday 12 April 2016, 6 – 7pm, Lecture Room, IMMA Examining the context and place of the artist’s studio, this discussion draws on Edward McGuire’s studio as a catalyst for reflection on the shifting role,Continue reading “Discussion: Studio Concepts, Memoirs & Portraits”