A journey that begins with first-hand observation and ends with complex, three-dimensional pieces, Halima’s AS and A2 Textile projects are superb exemplars for others: some of the best Textile sketchbooks that I have seen.
Jenny Saville's disturbingly massive nudes made her a sensation among Young British Artists. Yet, for a painter regularly described as the heir to Lucian Freud, it has taken a surprisingly long time to be given a solo show in the UK
Studio of French artist Domitille Ortes. ‘Ortes evokes, through painting and photography, physical and mental transformation of a young pre-teen model, a being in the making, pushing the boundaries of artistic representation of the child.’