Leaving…

The saddest day – the studio is re-arranged – to be played with or deconstructed – the desk left ready for Aldo or others to draw…   The end of an extraordinary month – great thanks to all who made all of us from Wales so very welcome – who fed us and helped us…

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Residency Closing Event

Cristiano prepares little pizzas and biscotti for the Closing Event… Listening cones – a late addition to the presentation – with the prints brought as presents for the house, now installed in the hall. The closing presentation – an arrangement of objects, the studio furniture, sound and video projection. Working at SantʼAlvise – listening to…

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About Venice 2017

Bella Kerr: CIVIC in Venice, June 2017 A month long residency based at the Casa dell’ Ospitalita di Venezia (CDOV), a homeless hostel in the Cannaregio district of Venice. Bella has been invited to undertake a month long residency in Venice by Mission Gallery Swansea, in partnership with CDOV and supported by Swansea College of…

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Objects prepared for casting

Working with Lee Odishow (Dish) and Carmarthen School of Art at Coleg Sir Gar on casting several objects in bronze. Their facilities and Dish’s skills are an integral part of the making and learning for this project. The objects are of no monetary value in their original forms – small everyday things from my past…

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