ELEPHANT PARADE COMES TO LONDON, THE RESIDENT

The Resident covered the Elephant Parade National Tour’s final stop in intu Bromley, featuring Twiggie in the article! Read the article here: http://www.theresident.co.uk/london-culture-events/elephant-parade-london/

IOESU CENTENARY EXHIBITION

An exhibition celebrating the IOE SU Centenary. The IOE SU hosts the International Education and Culture week (IEC) week every year as a way of celebrating the talent and diversity of staff and students at the IOE. Exhibition Dates: 12-16 May 2014 Location: IOESU Room S13 Open daily from 12- 19pm In the program: –…

KENSINGTON & CHELSEA TODAY

Following all the media attention surrounding Bulgarians finally acquiring full EU freedom of movement rights, the Kensington & Chelsea Today paper decided to find out more about the positive sides of Bulgaria and the Bulgarians who already live in the UK. I am profiled in the feature, together with one of the IOE Students’ Union…

ELEPHANT PAINTING WORKSHOPS

I spent last weekend in Nottingham, running elephant painting workshops for kids (and a few adults) in intu Broadmarsh and intu Victoria. The workshops took place in the Elephant Parade shops in both malls. Every kid got an elephant and lots and lots of bright paint. It’s simply amazing, how creative and fearless young children…

WHEN THE ELEPHANTS INVADE BRITAIN – FEATURE

Last summer, while I was still painting Twiggie, data journalist and elephant aficionado Kristina Kashtanova sent me a Facebook request to interview me about the Elephant Parade. I invited her to come meet Twiggie in intu‘s head office where I had set up my temporary studio. She’s very much into photography too, so we had an impromptu photo…

SAFTA FOR VISUAL ARTS

Selebrating the Arts in Southwark – Congratulations to the SAFTAs 2013 winners! South London Women Artists (SLWA) win the SAFTA for Visual Arts with ‘The Dinner Party’!

I’m Inside, Ring The Bell!

I’m Inside, Ring The Bell! is a collaborative work celebrating women of importance, and a contemporary interpretation of Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party. It was exhibited in March 2013 in 47/49 Tanner St. I’m inside, Ring the Bell! won the Southwark Arts Forum Award in category Visual Art in October 2013.

ANNE FRANK

“The haunting memory of Anne will always reside in those precious years between childhood and womanhood. She was only 15 when she died, her body lost in a mass grave. Her red and white checkered diary is more than a mere historical document of the turbulent times she lived in. It is an honest and vivid…

PAINTING TWIGGIE

A Slideshow: Twiggie is the size of a baby elephant, meaning ever so slightly too large to fit through my front door. So I was offered to paint her in intu’s head office in London (They’ve got bigger doors in big buildings). Everyone was keen to see her methamorphosis from white to her brigh, colourful and happy…