a p s and whiteblack00

I got to know Alexandra P. Spaulding, or Alex, when she did her MFA at the Glasgow School of Art, where I taught as a visiting lecturer (2003-2015), where she then also continued with her practice-based PhD. We had become close¬†friends in her final year at the MFA, and our conversations around her work andContinue reading “a p s and whiteblack00”

Thames Delta

In 2012, Southend’s Focal Point Gallery organised the exhibition ‘Thames Delta’. Curated by David Elvin, Barry Sinclair and Focal Point Gallery, the exhibition reflected on the growth, variety and development of popular music by those groups and individuals that have grown up or lived in the Southend-on-Sea,¬†Canvey Island and Basildon area since the late 1940s.Continue reading “Thames Delta”