3rd September 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] David Bent, Russell-Cotes and a bender round Bournemouth Well I say bender. It was more a sedate meander with Carole Bent (the fabulous wife 😉 ) around the wonderful Russell-Cotes museum, David’s exhibition there and beautiful Bournemouth on the best, brilliantly sunny and perfect day. David
13th August 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] Sending out an SOS I’m sending out an SOS. Swindon Open Studios that is: https://www.facebook.com/SwindonOpenStudios/ Like so many things in Swindon, the super Open Studios ‘thing’ only appeared on my horizon in recent years. Before starting this blog, about 3 years ago now, I was in full
March 2106 Know your art from your elbow with the Swindon 175 Art trail 5th June 2016- 3rd July 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] From the Swindon Art’s Trail website: ‘The Swindon Arts Trail will feature some of the very best art Made in Swindon, displayed at venues across the town. … Many of the
31 October 2015 [jetpack_subscription_form] David Bent Movement 2000: art collection seeks home http://davidbentstudio.com E:mail: firstname.lastname@example.org https://twitter.com/davidbentstudio Move it! Much like the subject matter of this collection of eight paintings – refugees, migrants and people on the move generally – Movement 2000, by Swindon-based artist David Bent is looking for a home. One
20th August 2015 [jetpack_subscription_form] David Bent Aviation Artist Among other things! Hello listeners! As you no doubt know, I never need much of an excuse to shout-out about anything and anyone in Swindon. Nor to give older posts a refresh. So here’s not one but several reasons to mention David Bent again.
Tuesday 7th January 2014 Hello listeners. I’ve posted on here many times about the wealth of artistic and creative talent in this town. It runs the gamut from Ken White to David Bent both of whom are artists with an international reputation in their fields. But there’s just about everything imaginable in
Long time and regular listeners will know that when I first began this blog I conceived my personal list of ‘Ten things to celebrate about Swindon’. I’m actually not at all sure I ever got that list finished – so much is there here in Swindon that is blog worthy. As 205
[jetpack_subscription_form] The Purpose of Art The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls. – Pablo Picasso Well listeners, if we stretch that analogy a little further and consider the wealth of art of all kinds that goes on here in Swindon we can find ourselves