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Art Thoughts: Rhianwen

It’s been about 6 months since graduating my degree in Fine Art and Art History at MMU, and in that time, I’ve discovered lots about myself, my practice, and a bit about navigating the Manchester art scene. One of the hard truths I’ve learned is that pursuing an art practice is hard without an unlimited about of money and a lot of free time (who would’ve thought?). I’m slowly but surely finding ways of doing things in my own time and my own terms – so here’s my experience so far, as well as some thoughts and advice on (sort of) navigating the art world after uni!

Exhibition Review: No Gaps in the Line

Nicola Ellis and Ritherdon & Co Ltd: ‘No Gaps in The Line’ exhibition at Castlefield Gallery. This is Nicola Ellis’ first solo exhibition, and unlike anything I’d seen before – this exhibition shows the wonderful possibilities of when art is introduced to new social contexts and produced outside of the traditional studio – read on to find out more!