Selection for Uncertain States November issue.

Wary of announcing good news as so far, most of my announcements end up not happening. I entered the “Uncertain states” photography competition for a chance to have an exhibition in October. I didn’t get selected as one of the chosen nine, however, I got an email saying they loved my work and would I like to have it printed in their next broadsheet publication, out in November. This also means that I can show it in an exhibition at the end of the year as they show all contributors to the broadsheet then. Of course I said yes! However,…

New art studio

Have just started renting an art studio with my husband- Barry Reid. Its in Woolwich and on the Thames, some of the studios have a Thames view, sadly ours doesn’t, but the communal cafe does. There are about 300 artists there, and soon to be about 400 as its expanding all the time. An existing company- Robobond Emafyl owned several warehouses and had to downsize during the recession as a result of competition with China. They have now converted most of the warehouses to artist studios. The idea came from an organisation called Second Floor Studios. The site is fabulous,…