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Category Archives: Part 4 Casting In Plaster
In his feedback on my submission for Part 4 of this course, my tutor has been supportive and broadly positive of my outcomes and but has identified the underlying issue that my focus is often on the ‘technical challenges faced’ and that … Continue reading
Part 4 of the course is all about casting in plaster, and, at the end of the two projects, and 3okg of plaster, I am deeply ambivalent about the medium. I love the white purity of the natural finish and … Continue reading
Work Inspired By Rachel Whiteread’s internal, private spaces. My research into Rachel Whiteread’s sculptural work has inspired me to look at the theme of hidden, internal, private space. Private, personal spaces where other people don’t intrude might be one’s bedroom, bathroom or … Continue reading
Having done experiments at a small scale (15cm sq), I now prepared to produce larger works for Project 7 to the brief of at least 30cm by 22cm. I planned three bas-reliefs: a scaled up relief of knitting a relief … Continue reading
Rachel Whiteread’s sculptural practice is based on casting the inside of private, secret or unseen spaces. Her early works included a cast made from a hot water bottle, reimagined as a torso and the inside of a room, ‘Ghost’. She … Continue reading