Tuesday, 26 October 2010

Richard Wright

Turner Prize winning artist Richard Wright was in Newcastle to work on his edition for the Locus+ Print Portfolio in collaboration with Hole Editions.

The portfolio already comprises specially commissioned works by Mark Dion and Chris Burden.

The portfolio of five artists will be launched in the Autumn of 2011

Photo: Locus+

Wednesday, 20 October 2010

Ant Macari

Ant creating the perfect text.

Black on black on black

Stippling on a stone

Applying silver dust to the lightening bolts

Inspecting the proofs

Them bolts are so shiny.

Thursday, 14 October 2010

T-shirts abroad

Maggie White Lomeli - LA

Pete Hindle - Berlin

New Artist: Ant Macari

October brings us the arrival of Ant Macari into the workshop. As you will no doubt remember Ant provided the image 'biker in Lido' for one of the tickets for our 5th Birthday Prize Draw. Money raised from the tickets sales is being used to fund projects with the artists who designed tickets.

Ant Macari - bikr in lido

Sunday, 3 October 2010

Ben Jeans Houghton: Emerging Artist @ NG Art Fair

Here are a couple of pictures of Ben Jeans Houghton's exhibition stand in the Emerging Artist section of this years NewcastleGateshead Art Fair. Ben exhibition seven of the lithographs that were produced with us while in residence back in February courtesy of a commission from the Business Collectors Network, part of the Sponsors Club for Arts & Business.