Exhibition Photographs: Abolish Article 153

Images of Abolish Article 153 Exhibition 2019 held in Yarmouk Cultural Center, Kuwait. 28 April -2 May. A wonderful experience to exhibit with a diverse and talented groups of artists all considering the theme of women’s empowerment.

Abolish Article 153 Exhibition

Article 153 in Kuwait states that if a man murders his wife, daughter or sister after apprehending them in an adulterous act he is only subject to the penalty of man slaughter. This is 15 KD (£37) or 3 years jail time. I spotted an interesting call for artists on Instagram to create artwork for an Abolish Article 153 Exhibition. Empowering Women is the theme. I love a challenge and began playing with ideas around Article 153. I layered a drawing of flowers on top of 15KD (3 x 5KD notes). The flowers could be a bridal bouquet or represent …

Open House, Kuwait

I am delighted to show my work alongside German artist Anina Von Winterfeld and Jordanian sculptor Anees Maani.  I am exhibiting collages inspired by the Byan Botanical Gardens in Kuwait.  Kuwait is like a treasure hunt.  I find it challenging to locate places or see things clearly.  Byan Botanical Gardens were an inspirational find.  They are positioned within Byan Palace and open once a week, on a Thursday between 9am – 1pm.  It feels like a secret tropical garden.  Using ink pens I drew lush, green plants during several visits to the Gardens.  I layered and stitched fabric over the …

Kuwait Television

Great to see Kuwaiti Television Second Home Episode 119 covering the Kuwaiti British Art Exhibition. An inspirational project to be part of 🙂

Kuwaiti-British Floral Art Exhibition

The British Embassy have launched a year of celebrations to mark the 120th anniversary of the British-Kuwaiti Friendship Treaty in mid-January 2019 with a KUWAITI-BRITISH FLORAL ART EXHIBITION. This was opened at a private reception by Sheikha Altaf of Sadu House and the distinguished British gardener, Rosemary Alexander. A combination of British and Kuwaiti artists have been working together, basing their work on flowers found in the garden of the British Embassy.Members of the Kuwait Textile Arts Association (KTAA), including prize winning quilter Hanan Alkazemi, will participate. British floral artist Venetia Norris, the Kuwaiti painter May Alnoury will also be …

Drawing and dresses

Delighted to have a commissioned drawing of a bridal bouquet I completed earlier this year exhibited in Boa Boutique in Richmond upon Thames.  Lovely to have a look at all of the pretty dresses!  Boa Boutique

Coffee and Art

I have always thought coffee and art go together very well.  I am so pleased to have a selection of drawings currently exhibited in the lovely  Spoonful artisan delicatessen and Cafe based in leafy North Barnes.  They  have on offer award winning selection of cheeses, delicious canapes, cakes to die for, organic coffee choices and much more! Exhibition of artworks on display October 2017 – January 2018. Spoonful, 174 Castelnau London, United Kingdom  

Open House 2017

A wonderful first weekend of Wandsworth Artist Open house sharing my artwork with over 100 people.  It was exciting to exchange property details in the front window of Century 21 with screen prints.  The office had a gallery feel with my artworks suspended from the ceiling.  I am very much looking forward to the second weekend – do say hello! Wandsworth Artist Open House

London Print Studio Members Summer Exhibition

Great to exhibit for the first time at London Print Studio.  My hand finished lithograph titled Beginings was selected.  The exhibition will feature the full range of prints produced in the studio including lithographs, etchings, screen prints and woodcuts to digital prints.  All the prints are created by current London Print Studio Members.  This year’s Summer Show will be judged by Andrzej Klimowski, an international illustrator of book covers. Private View: All welcome 13 July 6:30 – 8:30pm Exhibition Dates: 14 July – 25 August, open Tuesday – Saturday 10:30am – 5:30pm London Print Studio, 425 Harrow Road, London W10 …