Author Archives: EGDart

Paperfest 2015 – in words and images…

If you’re a designer/maker and you don’t know about Paperfest London, then please bookmark your calendars for 2016! Till then behold as I step you into the spellbinding light that is Paperfest. The Who: Behind the inspirational event are the two lovelies Abigail Warner and Lucy Ledger. It’s designed to motivate and inspire designer/makers at […]

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Nubian Nights Out Asks ‘Who Taught You?’

The venue: The Gallery on the Corner, Battersea. The purpose: The Private View of ‘Who Taught You’. The date: Thursday 23rd July 2015. The verdict: A night where kindred souls came together as a collective to gaze on the beauty of black women and see us stripped bare. It was  a vast contrast to those garish cartoon […]

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Call for Artists – Are You A B.B.F.A??

Exciting news fellow artisans…. I’m looking for 7 emerging Black British Female artists for a series of interviews I’m putting together talking about our experiences as female artists of the diaspora. This will also hopefully lead to a group exhibition. The idea is to create a platform for emerging Black British Female artists and let […]

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Frida and me in pictures

The installation…. The artists…. The model…. The wax prints….. The voyeurs…. The artists Private Viewing…. Foliage and wax prints and ivy….oh my.. The model discovery…… Discussions, debates and networking greats…. Camera angling…… Thoughts and directions…. Channeling Frida….. Accessory prepping…. Model guesting, Frida manifesting…. Behind the scenes-ing with fest’s Creative D….. Up close and personable with […]

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‘Frida and me’ Onomé + Enam debut collaborative exhibit

Conceptual artist Onomé Otite and Multimedia Textile Artist Enam Gbewonyo invite you to the AACDD Festival (African & African-Caribbean Design Diaspora Festival) Private View where they will debut ‘Frida and me’. This collaborative and interactive project will see them create three installations in homage to Frida Kahlo. ‘Frida and me’ being the first of this series will be […]

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Canvas – Cotton or Linen? | GreatArt Magazine

Always on the look out for hints and tips on the best art resources, I found this post on the best fabric for canvas via greatart.co.uk and thought I’d share. Click the link 🙂 Cotton or Linen? | GreatArt Magazine

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