October 2010

29 Oct

Two Women: Work by Kelly Haydon & Rachael Ashe

In November (which is NEXT WEEK!!!!!) I have a two person show at the Firehall Arts Centre with print maker Kelly Haydon. The show is simply called “Two Women” because it features two female artists both exploring imagery of women but in different mediums. I am showing a selection of ten portraits from the Imaginary […]

27 Oct

A Visit to the Museum Of Contemporary Craft, Portland

Just the week before Siobhan blogged about Ai Weiwei’s massive installation of handmade porcelain sunflower seeds at the Tate Modern in London. I found myself wishing I could travel to London to see it in person, but I know that’s not going to happen. So I suppose coming across his show at the Museum of […]

21 Oct

World Toy Camera Day 2010

World Toy Camera Day happens once a year and it’s always a good excuse to take out my holga. This year it fell on the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend which Boris and I celebrated with friends and family on Bowen Island. I love this spot which is just off the Kilarney Lake trail heading towards the […]

19 Oct

The Books of Pop-Up Now In Action

Pop-Up Now, the book arts show I am in at 23 Sandy Gallery in Portland, has been getting great exposure. Laura Russell, the gallery curator just emailed these three videos to the participating artists. All of these artists books are amazing and much more complex than the work I submit. It gives me something to […]

12 Oct

Signs of Fall

From the considerable archive of photographs I have on Flickr.

© Rachael Ashe