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Save Our Souls: Camberwell College of Arts Illustration Degree Show Review Part 2

My second round up of the Camberwell Illustration Degree Show - this is what I like to call the Best of the Rest... including work by Myrto Williams, Andrew Thorpe, Paddy Jone, Nina Malysheva and a display by Sprouting 56

Written by Amelia Gregory

For the launch of Amelia Gregory’s (Editor: Amelia’s Magazine) wonderful illustration anthology in which illustrators illustrated the range of alternative energy sources. The artists were asked to illustrate the walls of Concrete Hermit. Two of the participants Liv and Jess have subsequently formed an interesting project called Pencil Chit Chat in which their conversations happen entirely through their drawings. Culminating in an exhibition soon to occur at the Front Room in Cambridge. Liv and Jess will each have a side of the room in which to draw their conversations live. Part of the remit of the project is that in real life Liv and Jess have barely met and the illustrations arrive in the post.

Liv:It was at the drawing on the walls day at Concrete Hermit back in December. But I don’t think we even had an extensive chat at all. We were getting into the scribble zones. I was really impressed with Jess’ wall. It looked so bold and vibrant.

Jess: I remember Liv commented on my good use of type and I watched her slowly throughout the day and thought “wow”

How did you become to be involved in Amelia's Anthology?

Jess: I’d already done some stuff for Amelia and thought it was a fantastic opportunity to get involved in.

Liv: My local toon is intrinsically involved in environmental policies and it has positively rubbed onto me. I feel strongly about 4x4 vehicles. I have a… read more

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Save Our Souls: Camberwell College of Arts Illustration Degree Show Review Part 1

My favourite graduating illustrators from the Illustration degree at Camberwell College of Art: including work by Miriam Elgon, Soju Tanaka, Polly Philp, Colin Stewart, Yana Elkassova, Ella Plevin, Kai Chan and Jess Stokes.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Camberwell degree show2010 Miriam Elgon Illustration by Miriam Elgon. Because I don’t always share the same taste with the wonderful Matt Bramford, adiposity here’s a quick double blog review of […]

Latitude Festival 2010: Waterfront Graduate Fashion Shows Preview

We're really quite excited about this new addition to Latitude Festival: special lakeside catwalk shows from Central Saint Martins and Chelsea College of Art and Design graduates.

Written by Amelia Gregory

A while back I happened to catch a performance by Lissie at the Old Queens Head in Angel. I hadn’t planned on watching her – truth be told, more about […]

Graduate Show 2010: Westminster Illustration

Roll up, roll up! Come see the finest work of the graduating Westminster illustration students.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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This week’s Art listings

September 7 - 13

Written by Satu Fox

Graham Carter’s joyful prints reference many of the most loved images in modern culture: the characters from Star Wars or the eerie but manageable magic of Spirited Away. The artistic […]

Newport’s New Talent: Documentary Photography Graduate Exhibition

Photography, Show Review

Written by Alice Watson

By definition, patient treatment Documentary Photography as an artistic genre attempts to capture truthful, web objective, accurate images which are undistorted by interpretation. They provide a record or ‘evidence’ of […]

Free Range 2009: Photography – Young Art, Run Free!

Review, London

Written by Chloe Stead

With many universities leaning heavily towards womenswear – in some cases wholly – Epsom pleased many with several of its strongest collections coming from menswear designers. One of the running […]