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time to think = time to share

I am about to update the online diary on the last 6 weeks of the residency at the Albers. Originally my intention was to update the blog daily but to understand and communicate my time as it was happening took

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time to think = time to share

I am about to update the online diary on the last 6 weeks of the residency at the Albers. Originally my intention was to update the blog daily but to understand and communicate my time as it was happening took

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whistle stop tour at the MET

We only had one afternoon to see the whole of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Impossible I know but we tried to make the most of it, and did a very very quick tour around as many galleries as we

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whistle stop tour at the MET

We only had one afternoon to see the whole of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Impossible I know but we tried to make the most of it, and did a very very quick tour around as many galleries as we

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Park Nights at the Highline

One of my favourite spots in New York is the Highline, a public space and garden path built on a disused railway track. Seeing the city from a different perspective and allowing nature to revitalise a disused space. Wouldn’t it

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Park Nights at the Highline

One of my favourite spots in New York is the Highline, a public space and garden path built on a disused railway track. Seeing the city from a different perspective and allowing nature to revitalise a disused space. Wouldn’t it

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A quiet line: Lenore Tawney

I have been an admirer of the work of artist and weaver Lenore Tawney for a while and being in New York was an opportunity to meet with Kathleen Magant, the director for the Lenore Tawney Foundation and have a

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A quiet line: Lenore Tawney

I have been an admirer of the work of artist and weaver Lenore Tawney for a while and being in New York was an opportunity to meet with Kathleen Magant, the director for the Lenore Tawney Foundation and have a

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MOMA new women new design and the domestic setting

I was keen to see the textile pieces and design works held at MOMA. Next to the contemporary design gallery with pieces including Thomas Heatherwick’s spin chair, there was a special gallery displaying works made by women predominantly relating to

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MOMA new women new design and the domestic setting

I was keen to see the textile pieces and design works held at MOMA. Next to the contemporary design gallery with pieces including Thomas Heatherwick’s spin chair, there was a special gallery displaying works made by women predominantly relating to

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MOMA: the plane is the thickness of the space

In addition to the permanent works MOMA holds temporary exhibitions and we had the chance to see retrospective shows of the work of Lygia Clark These shows are often organised in association with the TATE so if you haven’t seen

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MOMA: the plane is the thickness of the space

In addition to the permanent works MOMA holds temporary exhibitions and we had the chance to see retrospective shows of the work of Lygia Clark These shows are often organised in association with the TATE so if you haven’t seen