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Monthly Archives: February, 2013

(Still) Looking West

As I finished the post on Carne Griffiths I reached up to close the curtain behind my laptop, and stopped, then changed my mind. On the 18th November 2012 I … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Sense of Place: Stop two, Cape Town

It’s kind of funny how a Google search for “art- Cape Town” brings back a pretty comprehensive list of galleries and artists (for example) , the likes of which were … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

I like tea, I like vodka, I like… Carne Griffiths

I know that this blog is a major reflection of my personal taste in art. I’m okay with that. Besides, I have good taste! I use social media to search … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Sense of Place Series: First stop, Jo’burg

 I’m using some of my time off to do some writing.. and thinking. Naturally, the thinking came first. On Friday morning, as I flew over the Irish sea, then bussed … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Oh My Beautiful Buttons

I am, ostensibly, on holiday. I do feel that I need to do some writing though, in an effort to make the best of my time off, and to get … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Epic Doodles

I work in a pretty samey (it’s a real word) job. Every day, I get two buses to the building where I work, and every night I get the three … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · Leave a comment
Vicki Clough

Vicki Clough

Vicki is an independent curator and craftsperson with a focus on socially engaged and participatory art and events. In January 2016 she helped launch Reconstructing Resilience, an ongoing research and curatorial project that aims to address the various forms of sustainable practice. She has been the Curatorial Director of Figment Toronto since 2014 and has also co-curated exhibitions including Move to Stillness, for the Harbourfront Centre's Kick Up Your Heels Festival (2015), The Duel, AGO First Thursdays (2014) and What Are You Made Of? OCAD U Graduate Gallery (2013). She initiated the Toronto based workshop model and website Polymers in Action: Socially Engaged Art and the Environment as part of her studies at OCAD University, where she obtained her Master of Fine Arts degree in Criticism and Curatorial Practice. She publishes on anything that interests her deeply and moves her to the point of lengthy verbal expression.

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