. flying solo .

PARTIA

Promoting art In Aintree (PARTIA) has been operating within Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust since September 2007. It provides Art in all its forms within the hospital environment for patients, carers and staff and the wider community.

 

“We are looking to take more pictures from you  as  a solo exhibition.” within our current show.

 

“Through the Kaleidoscope”.

 

from january 2018

 

WINTER-FEVER.TWO-ECCO

winter fever one

WINTER-FEVER.ONE-ECCO

winter fever two

THE-REACH.-TWO-ECCO

 

higher tide one

THE-REACH.ONE-ECCO

higher tide two

REFUGE.-TWO-ECCO

refuge one

REFUGE.-ONE-ECCO

refuge two

HIGHER-TIDE.-ONE-ECCO

higher tide one

HIGHER-TIDE.-TWO-ECCO

higher tide two

 

all mixed media on canvas

 

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..December News from the Studio..

“the same each december, the lead up. we have a memory or two.

the world goes dark, we teach and learn,wait for light to appear,

with those albeit small birds,singing.

we have comfort, medieval trees,the coventry carol.

we drive in the dark.”

Studio News . October 2017
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

::pinned ::

hardback book
words & images by Sonja Benskin Mesher published by 20/20 Vision publishing

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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 .

About Women, The international Mail Art Project presents its complete collection for the first time in Barcelona. More than 2000 postcards sent by more than 500 artists and creatives from all over the world continue their itinerancy to continue generating bridges of communication and reflection between art and society.

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

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ENGLAND

Heritage Centre Oswestry.
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Aintree University Hospital .
‘ liverpool photography’ Part of the Permanent Collection

WALES

The studio is open all year by appointment.

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Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy. Winter Show

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Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw.Prints
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Penrallt Book Shop. Machynlleth. Selected Photographic Exhibition.
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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

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Art in Education
CRB checked
“I’d just like to thank you for being such an inspirational, sympathetic ,positive & funny tutor. I liked your sense of humour & enjoyed every minute of the course.”

..november news 2017..

“november ~ describe the moment when walking through the garden wind whips by.   look up the sky is full of leaves flying.”

 

Studio News . October  2017

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

 

::pinned ::

 

hardback book

 words & images by Sonja Benskin Mesher published by 20/20 Vision publishing

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***

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 .

 

 

 

About Women, The international Mail Art Project presents its complete collection for the first time in Barcelona. More than 2000 postcards sent by more than 500 artists and creatives from all over the world continue their itinerancy to continue generating bridges of communication and reflection between art and society.

 

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

 

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ENGLAND

 

Heritage Centre Oswestry. Autumn Open Exhibition

 

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Aintree University Hospital .

‘ liverpool photography’ Part of the Permanent Collection

 

 

 

WALES

 

 

The studio is open all year by appointment.

 

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EDGE.  White Box Ponto, Bangor. 2- 25 November

An exhibition exploring the evolving relationship between art and modern technology in the contemporary world.

 

I am in residence  at the exhibition on 10, 15, 17 & 22 November. Part of the artist  tour & talk on 12 November.

 

edge

 

 

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Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy. Prints

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OrielPlas Glyn y Weddw.Prints

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Galeri Caernarfon, Selected Open Exhibition.

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Penrallt Book Shop. Machynlleth. Selected Photographic Exhibition.

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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

 

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Art in Education

CRB checked

“I’d just like to thank you for being such an inspirational, sympathetic ,positive & funny tutor. I liked your sense of humour & enjoyed every minute of the course.”

 

 

 

.pass.

found objects installation.

cotton handkerchief.

eye glass.

ticket.

red thread stitched.

not for sale.

accepted for galeri, caernarfon open 2017

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statement:-

 

researching lost homes. #refugees

 

interested in the legend of the red thread, working with found materials.

these works have been sent out across the sea and returned home.  #greece  #wales

 

 

‘sealed. the waxy string

is wax and string.’

 

biog :-

 

 

Born , Bournemouth 1947.

 

Lives and works in North Wales, since 1993.

 

Worked as an independent artist since 1999.

 

‘I am a multidisciplinary artist, crafting paint, charcoal, words and whatever comes to hand, to explain ideas and issues .

 

The words have not come easily. , I draw on experience, remember and write. Speak of a small life’.

 

Elected as a member of the Royal Cambrian Academy and the United Artists  Society

 

 

ymchwilio i gartrefi a gollwyd. #ffoaduriaid
 

 

diddordeb yn chwedl yr edafedd coch, gweithio gyda broc môr

anfonwyd y gwaith yma allan i’r cefnforoedd cyn dychwelyd adref.  #groeg   #cymru
 

 

 

’selio. y llinyn cwyr yw llinyn a chwyr.’
 

bywgraffiad:-

 

Ganwyd, Bournemouth 1947.

Yn byw ac yn gweithio yng ngogledd Cymru ers 1993.
 

Wedi gweithio fel arlunydd annibynnol ers 1999.
 

‘Rwy’n arlunydd amlgyfrwng, paent, golosg neu beth bynnag sydd wrth law, i egluro syniadau a materion.

 

Ni ddaeth y geiriau’n hawdd.  Rwy’n tynnu o brofiad, yn cofio a chofnodi. Siarad am fywyd bychan.’

 

Etholwyd yn aelod o Academi Frenhinol Cambria a Chymdeithas yr Arluwnyr Unedig.
 

.. September News~The Studio Lanelltyd..

 

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

 

::pinned ::

 

hardback book

 words & images by Sonja Benskin Mesher published by 20/20 Vision publishing

 

There will be an private ‘meet the author’ event on Monday 25 September 2pm – 5pm at Dolgellau Library, Bala Road, Dolgellau, Gwynedd LL40 2YF where signed copies of the book can be purchased and you can listen to Sonja talking about her work and reading extracts from .pinned. Entry is free. Tickets can be obtained by contacting the library directly on 01341 422771 or by emailing Sonja or myself. For anyone not able to attend in person, signed copies can be sent after the event is held. 

 

*note. one can come without a ticket  

 

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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 .

 

 

 

About Women, The international Mail Art Project presents its complete collection for the first time in Barcelona. More than 2000 postcards sent by more than 500 artists and creatives from all over the world continue their itinerancy to continue generating bridges of communication and reflection between art and society.

 

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

 

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Femail XX and Women Art Scientist Call .

The Global Postal Art Show:
Women Art Scientists in the Avant Garde Now
9 September-1 October 2017

“The Global Postal Art Show: Women Art Scientists in the Avant Garde Now” is a multi-national art exhibit featuring the work of over 200 artists who mailed in artwork from over 20 countries. The show is prolific, taking up all 3 spacious galleries of what was a historic, stone church, now Stone Valley Arts in Poultney, Vermont, USA.

 

 

 

ENGLAND

 

Willow Gallery, Oswestry. Summer Exhibition

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Aintree University Hospital .

‘ liverpool photography’ Part of the Permanent Collection

 

 

 

WALES

Helfa Gelf

 

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


September 2017 Times:
 11am – 5pm

 

  • Friday 1st
  • Saturday 2nd

 

  • Friday 8th
  • Saturday 9th
  • Friday 22nd
  • Saturday 23rd

 

 

open all year by appointment.

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Llawn Arts Weekend, Llandudno

September 15 -17

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Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy. Summer Show. until 9 September

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Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw.Summer Show.

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Plad Brodanw. Helfa Gelf Group Exhibition

 

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Galeri Caernarfon, Selected Open Exhibition.

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Penrallt Book Shop. Machynlleth. Selected Photographic Exhibition.

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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

 

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Art in Education

CRB checked

“I’d just like to thank you for being such an inspirational, sympathetic ,positive & funny tutor. I liked your sense of humour & enjoyed every minute of the course.”