Venice Diaries: Mark takes a trip to the mountains

Mark Hicken is one of our new graduates taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme. As a part of the programme the invigilators have time to develop their own art work and to explore Venice and surrounding area. Over to Mark… DAY TRIP TARGET : MOUNTAINS 7:00am- wake up shower dry dress pack bag unpack … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Mark takes a trip to the mountains

Venice Diaries: Mentoring with Kevin Hunt

Although it’s a couple of months since new Fine Art graduate Anna Rogers returned from her time in Venice invigilating at the Welsh Pavilion, she is continuing to benefit from taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme, supported by CSAD.  Here she tells us about the mentoring session she had with artist Kevin Hunt, at … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Mentoring with Kevin Hunt

Venice Diaries: [citizenship, as desire] [as notes]

Adam Farrugia White is the latest CSAD new graduate from the Fine Art progamme to take part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme, invigilating at James Richards’ exhibit at the Wales Pavilion and taking time to develop his own ideas and practice on his month in the city. Here is his first post from the Biennale. … Continue reading Venice Diaries: [citizenship, as desire] [as notes]

Venice Diaries: Mark and Anna’s creative collaboration

Mark Hicken is our current new graduate taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme. As a part of the programme the invigilators have time to develop their own art work and so Mark is collaborating with the last CSAD invigilator Anna Rogers on their pieces. Over to Mark… ‘Anna Rogers, one of the previous WIV … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Mark and Anna’s creative collaboration

Mark Hicken

Venice Diaries: Lost and Found in Venice

Mark Hicken is our latest new Fine Art graduate to join the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme. Here are his first thoughts on being immersed in the Venice Biennale. ‘Since finishing my degree in May I have gone through all the cliché post uni phases – “Yay freedom can’t wait to make whatever I want”, “Oh my … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Lost and Found in Venice

Les Sauvages De La Mer Pacifique, 1804-1805

Venice Diaries: Anna visits the New Zealand Pavilion

New Fine Art graduate Anna Rogers is taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme, supported by Cardiff School of Art and Design. Here are her thoughts on visiting the New Zealand Pavilion in the Tese dell’Isolotto, one of the oldest and largest maritime buildings in the Arsenale. ‘In Lisa Reihana: Emissaries, the artist dissects and … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Anna visits the New Zealand Pavilion