Spring Week 4: Environmental Series

After the Reading Assembly in week 3, I’d become enchanted with art being a way to engage people and say to something. It is important to me that my art has a relevant message, because in my opinion that is one of the main purposes of art. In week 4, I began a series of…

Robert Gober

Robert Gober (born 1954, Connecticut) is an American sculptor, whose work has informed my spring term practice. The first word that comes to mind when I think about Gober’s work is ‘eccentricity.’ His sculptures are always unexpected; always as if seen for the first time. His work is striking, yet can be wonderfully simple –…

Spring Week 3: The Tate Exchange

As students who are rapidly approaching the halfway point of our degrees, it is becoming more and more important to consider how art fits into modern society.┬áThinking about art outside of the context of our education is vital if we are to pursue a career in art; an increasingly important consideration. In the third week…