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

Angela Magee

Venice Diaries: ‘How a month in Venice is still having an impact’ by Angela Magee

Fine Art student Angela Magee, CSAD’s first Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme participant reflects on how her month at the Wales Pavilion continues to impact on her ideas and how it will inspire her practice as she begins her third year:- It’s been a month and a half since I returned from my stint as an invigilator in Venice at James … Continue reading Venice Diaries: ‘How a month in Venice is still having an impact’ by Angela Magee

Anna Rogers

Anna Rogers Venice Diaries: Day One – Migratory motor complex by James Richards

Anna is one of Fine Art’s new graduates who is taking part in the Arts Council of Wales Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice Invigilation Plus programme. Here are her first thoughts on invigilating James Richards’ exhibition at the Wales Pavilion:- “Today is my first shift, I’m about five hours in. I don’t know how many times the piece has looped now. But I’m not … Continue reading Anna Rogers Venice Diaries: Day One – Migratory motor complex by James Richards

Anna Roger

Venice Diaries: Help Fine Artist Anna Rogers make art in Venice

New Fine Art graduate Anna Rogers, has just arrived for her placement at the Venice Biennale as a part of the Arts Council of Wales Invigilation Plus programme, helping welcome and talk to visitors and maintain James Richards’ Music for the Gift exhibition, at the Wales Pavilion. While she’s there she’d like you to help her create artwork. Let Anna explain… “I have a proposition … Continue reading Venice Diaries: Help Fine Artist Anna Rogers make art in Venice