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ARTS THAT TRANSFORM

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Robin Watkins – Davis born in 1998 in Tasmania, is an emerging contemporary artist living in the Cotswolds. Recently graduating from Stroud School of Art on the Foundation course with a distinction for her award-winning project ‘SHIFT’ combing her fascination for art and yoga, Robin uses the movement of her body as a bridge between the material and creating her artwork…

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 tHE shift project

ARTS & WELL-BEING

OUTREACH PROGRAM & PERFORMANCES

12-18th October 2019

St Laurence Church, Stroud

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view the shift program

live music, dance performances, art classes & more

WORKSHOPS & PERFORMANCES

 
 
 
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 Image (above) credit to https://www.sfmaf.org/

In the blog:

 “The SHIFT installations physical approach to figure painting arrests the human body into curiously ancient and beguilingly eerie forms.” – Daniel Chadwick

 

We found your work very dynamic & energising in a way we had not envisaged before...

... the sense of our embodiment being inherently life-giving and life-affirming - and potentially healing - is the gift we took away from your exhibition... your art has a great capacity to positively communicate to a diverse audience.”

-Simon & Ruth Howell

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I think you have succeeded in showing real dynamism in these works.  

What comes through is a real tension between the recognisable and the

abstract, the known and unknown, all discovered through the contrast of

lightness and darkness.”

- anonymous

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For daily updates on sketchbook and exhibition progression, follow me on Instagram

@rart.insta

 
 
 
 
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