Author Archives: EGDart

Getting up to date!!

It’s been ages since I blogged I know but life since the Sugar and Spice LA show has been a whirlwind!!! :-). The LA show was an amazing experience, I met some amazing artists and made some great connections. I’ve since done the Untitled Artists Fair in Chelsea, had my artwork featured in the new Tiger […]

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Countdown to my US debut exhibition ‘Sugar and Spice Le Premier’

I spotted the call for artists post on facebook for this event just over a month ago and haven’t looked back since. The title was the eye-catcher, it’s exactly the same as of one of my collections (it was meant to be :-)..) So I’ve got little over two weeks till the show and it’s crunch time. […]

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Ofili at Tate Britain; love it, hate it or just confused by it

I personally have been a fan of Chris Ofili for many years. I recently paid a visit to the Tate Britain’s exhibition with my cousin and was intrigued to hear her thoughts on his seemingly ‘controversial’ dung pieces. Her reaction spawned an interesting discussion which inspired this blog. Aesthetically we both agreed that his works and […]

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Life as an emerging artist: Marketing yourself

This is the first of many blogs documenting not only my ‘life as an emerging artist’ but the trials, successes and invaluable advice that come my way. I think the most important thing (and infact the hardest) you can do as an emerging artist is not creating art but marketing yourself.  Self promotion can seem daunting at first, one often […]

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