16 December 2015

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Heywood And Condie Create Stained Glass Installation For Jerwood Christmas Exhibition

Over the Christmas period, Jerwood Gallery’s courtyard is exhibiting a stunning installation which brings a warm glow of light to these short, dark days. The artists Heywood & Condie have created a piece of sculptural architecture consisting of a greenhouse constructed from 18th and 19th Century stained glass. The Christian imagery has been dismantled and reused to present a world of chimeras, mythical creatures […]

18 December 2014

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Art The Miracle That Exists Outside A Saccharine Schmaltz Christmas

It’s that time of year again, when a saccharine schmaltz descends in snowy suffocating blanket over us; Christmas is the most profitable time of year for many retailers and commerce, when persistent inane joy wrapped in sprinklings of jagged plastic and shiny film clutters our daily vision on the high street, on television, our insides […]