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August 18, 2019
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Japan 209

Tragically, I can now report that we’ve arrived back in the UK. We’ve had a few hours sleep since the long trek half-way around the world, but obviously body clocks are hopelessly out-of-sync. Fortunately we’ve allowed a day to decompress, … Continue reading

August 18, 2019
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Japan 208

Friday 9 August. It is strange, but ALL the major art galleries in Osaka are closed. The National Museum of Art is closed until 27 August; the Nakanoshima Kosetsu Museum of Art is closed until October 12; and the Osaka City … Continue reading

August 10, 2019
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Japan 206B

What I’ve been up to recently, part two: Thursday 1 August On our train rides into town I’d seen a group of traditional-looking roofs amongst the contemporary sprawl. Again with the aid of Google Maps I identified where it is: … Continue reading

August 9, 2019
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Japan 206A

We’ve been here now for about two and a half weeks. We leave a week tomorrow. Heather has been blogging furiously so I guess we all know what she’s been up to, right? Printmaking at Atelier Outotsu mostly: even though … Continue reading

August 2, 2019
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Japan 205

Here are my best shots of the Mirror exhibition now running at Art Spot Korin: General view of the downstairs gallery: Heather’s pieces, beginning on the left-hand wall and moving clockwise around the gallery: Moving upstairs: Finally, the Art Spot … Continue reading

August 1, 2019
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Japan 203

On Monday at 1pm local time we gathered at Art Spot Korin in Kyoto to put our Mirror show up. “We” being myself and Heather (obviously), Masahiro Kawanaka (the curator), and fellow artist Matthew Fasone (who we met on our trip … Continue reading

July 25, 2019
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Japan 202

We arrived at Atelier Outotsu around 5pm Tuesday afternoon. As seems to becoming standard practice, after a good flight over HP and myself indulged in the usual in-Japan transport hi-jinks which delayed our arrival by a good hour. I cannot … Continue reading

July 24, 2019
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Japan 201

Thanks to the hard work and dedication of Heather Parnell we have been generously funded by the Arts Council of Wales (under the Wales Art International programme) to visit Japan once again. Last year we moved around a fair bit: roughly two … Continue reading

March 17, 2019
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One

This video is part of the submission to 1SSUE 41 by Carl “CJ” Boland and myself. Last year when Heather Parnell and I spent a month in Japan this is what I was doing. The majority of the footage was … Continue reading

March 3, 2019
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‘Dreaming Detroit’ Review

From this month’s SoundBoard magazine, a review of my Dreaming Detroit EP. Great review! Sounds like he’s actually given it a proper listen and totally “gets it”. Thank you Keith Williams—the Milky Bars are on me…