The Story of Art

The Story of Art

THE STORY IN ART Candida Stevens Fine Art 28 MAY – 2 JULY 2016 Reading the Visual – artists as storytellers ‘Every picture tells a story’ so they say and it is this idea that sees Candida Stevens Fine Art explore the role of artist as storyteller. From the...
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Candida Stevens Fine Art ICON WORTHY OF OUR 21ST CENTURY ATTENTION? 10 SEPTEMBER – 22 OCTOBER 2016 THOMAS ALLEN – STEPHEN CHAMBERS RA – EILEEN COOPER RA – ŠÁRKA DARTON – TRACEY EMIN RA – NICOLE FARHI – REBECCA FONTAINE WOLF – LAURA FORD – NICOLA GREEN –...
The Scalloped Edge

The Scalloped Edge

This exhibition is a collection of works which link the embroidery traditions of Madeira to my own contemporary stitch practice. The project uses stitch as a common cultural language to make connections through motif, process and metaphor. The sharing and exchange of...
Loukanikos the Dog and the Cat’s Cradle

Loukanikos the Dog and the Cat’s Cradle

  ‘Loukanikos and the Cat’s Cradle’ with glass additions from Kirsteen Aubrey shown at; VAS:T 2015 show at Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh Alice Kettle, with Kirtseen Aubrey (glass) Amanda Ravetz (film and cataloguse essay) http://www.visualartsscotland.org and...
Golden Dawn

Golden Dawn

Shown by Contemporary Applied Arts at Collect, Saatchi Gallery 2014 Craft Now, Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead purchased for Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead “Embroidery has rarely been so vivid” 180cm H x 360cm W  2014 Thread and print on canvas Ariadne, daughter of...
Unravelling Uppark

Unravelling Uppark

The House of Eloi Alice Kettle and Helen Felcey The Dolls House at Uppark, had a huge impact on me as a child over constant visits with my mother and two sisters. We acquired our own monumental dolls house and each of us made furniture and curios. (I still have the...