Some more writing from Italy and home, 2006/2020

Here’s a little more writing, a first draft from 2006, reflecting time spent near Montevarchi, in Tuscany, and some recent exploratory notes from home. Walk to Croce de Pratomagno 1,591m All day. Starting at Gorgito then through the silent forest where every sound seemed to be muffled. I heard wolves howling in the distance, filling […]

Memories of Italy

Unable to travel anywhere, in this time of Covid, I’ve been reading again old notebooks, which accompanied me on journeys to Italy, and time spent in precious places. Here are some notes from 2017 when I was in Puglia: Lunch of open textured bread,castagno honey, cheese – soft and creamy from Norcia – pistachio nuts […]

The Dark Mountain Project

Black Light I am so proud, humbled and delighted to be part of the new Dark Mountain publication, with Mat Osmond. Our new book, Black Madonna’s song, will be published soon after the lockdown ends. Details of launches and events will be available soon.

Exhibition coming up in Newlyn Art Gallery Little Picture Room

The Private View of Island Bodies is on Thursday February 13th, 6 – 8 pm, Newlyn Art Gallery, Little Picture Room, all welcome! There will be short sequences of smaller framed works as well as a sequence of larger unframed pieces. All work is for sale.      Details also available at Curatorspace…

New ventures….

Curatorspace have kindly written a great feature on exciting events about to happen: I’m very excited to be heading to Worcester University to speak on my work generated by residencies in Shetland; in particular a strong dream I had where I saw myself before I was born – which has lead to around 500 […]

Notes in the Garden at Tremenheere Gallery. The Tree of thought: an essay by Professor Penny Florence.

TREMENHEERE GALLERY. SEPTEMBER 7TH – OCTOBER 2ND 2019.   The Tree of Thought: The Art of Kate Walters   Kate Walters’ art speaks clearly. Yet because it is visceral, communicating to our bodies first, it can be easy to underestimate the quality of thought it embodies. Embodied thought addresses the kind of understanding that bypasses […]