Author Archives: Jenny Thorburn

Texas

Actually, what I’ve been doing is going to Texas to see art. They have plenty, in beautiful museum buildings. I got back from Dartington on Saturday and was off to Houston on Sunday, so didn’t  have a chance to sort … Continue reading

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Dartstream video

I am not a video artist, but last summer I filmed the River Dart to my satisfaction, so I see this as a ‘found’ piece, like other things I collect. Even like a drawing of a tree from observation. There … Continue reading

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Installation of Being-with, making-with

This was installed on 7th and 8th March at Dartington Space Gallery, Totnes, Devon. It’s on until 1 May  2019. So, usual mad exhibition hanging- such hard work. But we got on with it, and it looks pretty good – … Continue reading

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Dartsticks flipbook

I’ve made a flipbook for the Dartington exhibition (and to sell, I hope). This is another of my forays into making artist books. It is a book using drawings of sticks – as you flip the pages it looks as … Continue reading

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Working for next exhibition, Being-with, making-with

It’s full-on preparation and production now for my next exhibition, with Karen Hawkins, Nicky Cornwell and Judith Israel at Dartington Space Gallery (in Devon)https://artdotearth.org/space-gallery/ from 8 March to end of April. I’ve made a flipbook, currently at the printers, and … Continue reading

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The Bright Exhibition ending

So now it is over, everything packed up and going into store. I had a few sales and over 200 people came to see my work so I am pleased about that. I find exhibiting quite draining – so much … Continue reading

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The Bright exhibition

  I’ve been preparing for my exhibition’ the Bright’ on the Upstairs Gallery, starting 8 October until 20 October. I’ve made a flyer/artist statement/info sheet – trying to do it all on one sheet of A4 so I only have … Continue reading

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