The Venice Biennale – Kate’s blog

Kate Walters BLOG a-n 13 Please click on the link above to see the blog complete with pictures. Kate Walters’ blog – without images. The Encyclopaedic Palace           La Biennale di Venezia, 2013. Travel from west Cornwall to anywhere far and exotic is usually problematic, as we are so far away from anywhere down here. But […]

a few pics of Venice…

I returned yesterday from Venice, many songs in my heart, the swaying of the sea still in my bones. I feel inspired by many things at the Biennale, and by the magic of the place. Here are a few pictures, more to follow soon… I am still needing time for all my experiences in Venice […]


I am about to leave to begin my journey to Venice, travelling via Bournemouth and the Russell Cotes Museum, then London where I’ll see Alice Herrick and Samantha Sweeting at Sam’s show at the Herrick Gallery. I am also going to check out the space at the Art Pavilion in Tower Hamlets. Venice on Tuesday!

Freedom from Torture, West Cornwall Supporters Group news – drawing workshop during Golowan

I recently became involved with this charity and I wanted to contribute something towards it.  I feel that raising awareness through creativity is a dynamic, productive and positive way of approaching this area of challenging, confusing, often hidden, shadowy, and shocking human activity. I will be leading a workshop on drawing and working creatively with […]


Last week I was delighted and surprised to hear that my bid for a bursary to visit the Venice Biennale for the Opening had been successsful. So I am getting ready to go, after taking some work to Bournemouth to the Russel Coates Museum. I have also heard from the lovely Juliet Gomperts Trust who […]

Thank you to Shiquine for his very perceptive commentary on our show at the Stephen Lawrence Gallery, in South London Art Map

I post below an edited cutting from the South London Art Map (permission given). I thought the sensitive and perceptive response by Shiquine worth sharing, and celebrating. Stephen Lawrence Gallery BLOG 27/03/2013 Working at The Gallery I’m Shiquine; I’m a student at the Woolwich Poly School, doing a GCSE in Art. I’m doing work experience […]

Flight with a single wing

I had a dream of a mother bird, possibly an eagle owl, flying with one wing. The other wing was just resting, nestled against her side. She was flying around, trying to gather her young, guiding them back to her nest. I have been working on what the ancestors tell us, of the birthing power […]