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  • Sketchbook pages

    Have a look at the link to see some amazing pages of sketches, studies and drawing by the artist Matthew

    Filipkowski. Just sit back and enjoy his skill and sense of visual inventiveness. Sketchbook

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  • Artist of the Week #6

    This week we are focusing on the pioneering Pop Artist Pauline Boty. She was a star of the British Pop Art scene whose vibrant and stimulating paintings received plenty of praise and exposure until she died tragically young at the age of 28. Have a look at her work here and read about her here.

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  • Artist of the Week #5 - Hannah Werning

    This week's artist is a designer Hanna Werning. We are studying her in the Year 7 project on fabric and wallpaper designs. Hannah's beautiful and inticate designs explore colour and pattern in a vibrant way. It is interesting to see how th images interlock and join together.

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  • Welcome to the new term

    The Spring term is a busy and exciting time in the Art Department. Our year 11 students start work on their GCSE exteranally set task whilst the year 10 students continue with a project called "Text and Image". In Key stage 3 Year 9 start a new project on "Pop Art", taking a trip to the Tate Gallery in the process and Year 8 will begin looking at one of the most influential styles of modern art, Cubism, for their next project. Year 7 students are going to get to grips with printing techniques in their project on fabric design. Meanwhile, we have lined up an interesting trip for the Sixth Form as they start their new project about the human form. Much to look forward to.

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  • Artist of the Week #4 - Lora Fosberg

    Our fourth artist is the American graphic and fine artist Lora Fosberg who works cleverly with text and image. Currently year 10 students are studying her as part of their GCSE.

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  • Artist of the Week #3 - Paula Rego

    Our third artist of the week is Paula Rego, a painter and printmaker of powerful narrative images. Have a look at some of her work here: /www.saatchigallery.com/artists/paula_rego.htm

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  • Artist of the Week #2 - Barbara Kruger

    Barbara Kruger is an American artist who uses pictures and words to talk about the position of women in society. She has a lot of intereting things to say so check out more about her here.

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  • Artist of the Week #1 - Tamara Madden

    Our first Artist of the week, Tamara Madden is a Jamaican-born painter and mixed-media artist working and living in the United States. Madden's paintings are allegories whose subjects are the people of the African diaspora. See more of her images here and find out more about her here

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  • A drawing worth over a million pounds!

    Earlier this month, this drawing, by the Belgian cartoonist Georges Remi (better known as Herge) sold in Paris for £1.33m. Read about it here

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  • Artist wins sculpture prize

    Helen Marten has won the new Hepworth sculpture prize. Read about it here; Hepworth Prize

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