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VVM5 - Venice, Italy

Giadina Della Marinaressa

15/10/17 to 22/10/17 10am to 2pm


The Republic of Brexitopia

5/9/17 to 16/9/7 Degrees of freedom , Espacio Gallery, London E2 7DG


Thinking Baroque - Braga, Portugal (art festival)

21/7/17 to 9/9/17 across 9 city venues



Conversation piece exhibition launch

1 -3pm Saturday 15th April

The Collection in Lincoln

15 April 2017 to 15 May 2017 Open Daily 10am - 4pm last entry 3:45pm

The Collection, Danes Terrace, Lincoln LN2 1LP For further info click here


The Lincoln conversation piece walks:

are taking place on Saturday 22nd October, Monday 24th, Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th October. I will be in the City Centre around the Cathedral quarter and the Collection area from 10am onwards. For further project info click here.



Live action 'The quantitative data comparison site'

a collaboration with Julian Woodcock will take place Parkers Piece in Cambridge Saturday 15th October 2016 at 3pm. Duration 90 minutes. Part of the Showtime symposium Art;Language;Location.



The Nottingham conversation Piece walks:

are taking place on 22, 29 June and July 1st Hyson Green, between 'The Forest' and Mary Potter Centre. Gregory Boulevard. From 9.30am. Targeted visits have also taken place in association with 'Wheeee' Nottingham's international Childrens's festival and the saturday Art Club.


BBC Radio Northamptonshire and BBC Radio Nottingham have

broadcast live interviews where I talk about Conversation Piece.



Art Athina, platform projects, Athens:

After showing in London at Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes Gallery, my micro work 'A long way even for Richard' has travelled with them to Art Athina, (platform projects) Athens. As part of the exhibition 'Sixty'. Runs till 29 May.


The first 4 conversation Piece walks will be taking place in Corby on Sat 14th, Mon 16th, Wed 18th and Sun 22nd May 2016. To find more about the project click here or check facebook for updates on localities.



I am delighted to annouce arts council england

will be funding Conversation Piece

Conversation Piece wil involve wearing text suits in Lincoln, Nottingham and Corby to meet people, collect dialogue and develop this into place inspired suits as arI. Also resulting in a free tabloid newspaper and sound collaboration with Julian woodcock. It will result in two exhibitions for 2017.



Shaggy dog stories is at ART LANGUAGE LOCATION


Anglia Ruskin University


17/10/15 - 1/11/15


Shaggy dog stories is at 'Fresh air 2015'

Quenington Sculpture Trust

Quenington Old Rectory



Open daily from

14/6//15 -5/6/15



Shaggy dog stories is at the orangery rufford park

3/4/2015 till 24/05/2015

It will be accompanied by


objects from the tom hackett archive at the apsidal gallery



Shaggy dog stories the newspaper is published

and available to collect from

20-21 Visual Arts Centre

or direct from me via post



shaggy dog stories is at 20-21 visual arts centre

20-21 Visual Arts Centre

church square


DN15 6TB


Tues - Sat 10 to 4pm

runs to 14/3/2015



14 yard apology is at Art;Language;Location

Mayfield Primary School




16/10/14 to 24/10/14



Squaring the circle is at Carnival of Monsters

11/10/14 to 25/10/14

Barton Bus depot





Shaggy dog stories the walks

will take place at Rufford Park, Central park, Scunthorpe and Normanby Hall Country Park


Details on Tom Hackett sculpture facebook page



I am delighted to have the funding support from grants for the arts from Arts Council England to help fund shaggy dog stories