. December 2016. News from the Studio .

Email: – sonja@sonja-benskin-mesher.com

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.com

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.co.uk

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.net

Now a member of Penwith Society of Art, St Ives, Royal Cambrian Academy and the United Artists Society.

Member of Fluxus.

Member of the Creative Collective for Refugee Relief, world wide.

Artists without Borders.

This month my artwork is part of the following projects and events.

INTERNATIONAL .

Guitar works now part of the permanent archive of The Ontological Museum, Santa Fe, NM. Under its umbrella are the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction along with the Fluxmuseum. Thanks to Gary Bibb for the inclusion in his project.

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“Dada Centennial” at the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction along with the Fluxmuseum. USA

the opening November 4, 2016 and continue through January 2017.

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“Arising at Iceland’s Reykjavik Art Museum. Yoko Ono Installation Project.

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Recent drawings are now in the exhibition and  collection of Osten World Gallery, Skopje. Macedonia.

Exhibition runs 22 September – 22 December

ENGLAND

 

Papergirl. Blackburn.

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Penwith Gallery. St. Ives.

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Aintree University Hospital “Flora” and

‘ Liverpool Photography ‘ Part of the Permanent Collection

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Qube. Open Art. Oswestry.  Christmas Show

WALES

Open Studio. at The Studio , Llanelltyd. Tynllan, LL40 2SU

by appointment.

 

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Royal Cambrian Academy and Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw. Christmas Shows

 

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Galeri , Betws y Coed  New work .

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Tonnau Welsh Art Pwllheli

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The White Room Gallery, Harlech

Current Collaborations.

‘ Like grains of sand and counting’  with writer Reuben Woolley.

http://sonja-reuben.weebly.com/like-grains-of-sand-and-counting.html

‘Song of the past in the  present’ with artist Adrian Frost

https://www.facebook.com/sonja.mesher/media_set?set=a.10154038716576177.1073741903.675531176&type=3

Collaborations

 

‘ Bird Song’ with The Imaginary Michael Powell

http://bird-song.weebly.com/

‘Erasure’

https://eyeosphere.com/erasure-2/erasure-ii/

Erasures – Kevin Reid

Added text – George Szirtes and Jo Bell

Illustrations, photographs & merged images – Sonja Benskin Mesher, Dean Pasch,

Michael Powell,  Dave Kirkwood and Kevin Reid

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Conversations with the #bear

 

. papergirls .

Papergirl is a street art project originating in Berlin in 2006, which is now produced in cities worldwide. Art is collected from the creative community, exhibited, and then, in the style of American paperboys, rolled up and distributed by bicycle to random passers-by.

 

The Bureau Centre For the Arts, St John’s Church, Victoria Street, Blackburn, BB16DW

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Exhibition starts at 7pm on Tuesday, 8th November

MUSIC
Teri Birtwistle will be playing a 45 min set

Pete Compo will be DJing
https://www.mixcloud.com/just_light/

There will be a bar serving refreshments
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Exhibition ends on Wednesday, 16th November
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Big Public Giveaway starts at 1pm on Saturday, 19th November

 

http://papergirlblackburn.wixsite.com/papergirl

 

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Pleased to be participating…….

. November News from the Studio .

 

 

 

 

Email: – sonja@sonja-benskin-mesher.com

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.com

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.co.uk

http://www.sonja-benskin-mesher.net

Now a member of Penwith Society of Art, St Ives, Royal Cambrian Academy and the United Artists Society.

 

Member of Fluxus.

 

Member of the Creative Collective for Refugee Relief, world wide.

Artists without Borders.

 

This month my artwork is part of the following projects and events.

INTERNATIONAL .

Guitar works now part of the permanent archive of The Ontological Museum, Santa Fe, NM. Under its umbrella are the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction along with the Fluxmuseum. Thanks to Gary Bibb for the inclusion in his project

***

“Dada Centennial” at the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction along with the Fluxmuseum. USA

the opening November 4, 2016 and continue through January 2017.

 

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***

“Arising at Iceland’s Reykjavik Art Museum. Yoko Ono Installation Project.

 

***

 

Recent drawings are now in the exhibition and  collection of Osten World Gallery, Skopje. Macedonia.

 

Exhibition runs 22 September – 22 December

 

ENGLAND

 

Papergirl. Blackburn.

 

***

 

Penwith Gallery. St. Ives.

 

***

 

Aintree University Hospital

‘ liverpool photography ‘ Part of the Permanent Collection

 

***

 

Qube. Open Art. Oswestry. ‘ Migration’

 

 

WALES

Open Studio. at The Studio , Llanelltyd. Tynllan, LL40 2SU

by appointment.

 

***

Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy. Limited Edition prints.

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Penrallt Book Shop, Machynlleth

 

‘NIGHT’ PHOTOGRAPHY OPEN SUBMISSION EXHIBITION 2016

 

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Galeri , Betws y Coed  New work from 12 Spetember

 

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Tonnau Welsh Art Pwllheli

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The White Room Gallery, Harlech

 

Current Collaborations.

 

‘ Like grains of sand and counting’  with writer Reuben Woolley.

http://sonja-reuben.weebly.com/like-grains-of-sand-and-counting.html

 

 

‘Song of the past in the  present’ with artist Adrian Frost

https://www.facebook.com/sonja.mesher/media_set?set=a.10154038716576177.1073741903.675531176&type=3

 

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Collaborations

 

‘ Bird Song’ with The Imaginary Michael Powell

 

http://bird-song.weebly.com/

 

 

 

‘Erasure’

https://eyeosphere.com/erasure-2/erasure-ii/

 

Erasures – Kevin Reid

Added text – George Szirtes and Jo Bell

Illustrations, photographs & merged images – Sonja Benskin Mesher, Dean Pasch,

Michael Powell,  Dave Kirkwood and Kevin Reid

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Conversations with the #bear

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

..dada centenial~day of the dead ..

DADA Centennial: Day of the Dead

Reception Friday Nov. 4 from 4-7 PM – DADA Centennial: Day of the Dead at the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction Archives – Over 160 works by artists from all over the world celebrating 100 years of DADA.  1925 Rosina Street Suite C, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507 – 505-303-3034collagemuseum.com – continuing through January 2017.

Dada, the prolific early 20th Century art phenomenon and its cadre of artists, poets and performers have had far reaching influence on the art world for one hundred years. Dada is celebrated in this exhibition of contemporary art donated to the archives especially for this event by an international array of artists from the US, Japan, Germany, Poland, France, Spain, Austria, Croatia, India, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, the Philippines, Australia, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Belgium, Canada and Mexico.

On view will be collages, assemblages, drawings, digital collage, paintings , correspondence art, photo-montage, objects, artist made books, magazines and assemblings celebrating Dada and Day of the Dead. Also on view will be an authentic Mexican offrenda for Day of the Dead remembering Dada artists.

Sponsored in part by the International Society of Assemblage and Collage Artists.

After the opening on Nov 4th, The archives and exhibition are open by appointment only. Call 505-303-3034 to make arrangements.

 

my inclusion a loose leaved collage, all hallows.

 

my thanks to Cecil Touchon

 

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