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Carrie Reichardt

Carrie Reichardt is never going to entirely shuck off her anarcho-craftivist rep. Howcould she? Reichardt’s protest by deed and visual activism are works that typifyand reflect the artist’s core concerns: systemic injustice, cruelty, social activism andwhat exactly is it that deems a Mother, fit for purpose? Reichardt’s large scale public works along with her many prestigious residencies andhigh-profile funded research such as the Winston Churchill Traveling Fellowship (2013) ‘To Advance the Craft of Community Mosaics’ increasingly confirms her, at home and abroad, as a stand out socially engaged art practitioner: one of the top ‘go to’ persons when public bodies are awarding commissions. When they want someonewho can engage, perhaps enrage but certainly encourage the viewer to reconsiderthe role of...

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CERES AKA THE TAFFY

CERES, aka The Taffy, is an artist from Cardiff who began painting trains in the late nineties, and continued prolifically for over a decade all over the world. Since his release from prison, he has had successful one man shows in London and Newcastle, and has shown work in galleries in Wales and England.  He has also published numerous books and zines of his photographs and drawings, which have all sold out. His work is influenced not only by the mark making, typography, cities and train lines of his past exploits but also from the maps and topography of his native Wales, especially the cuttings and brutal character of the slate quarries of North Wales, where his forefathers worked. He...

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SHUBY

Shuby began making art just for the streets in 2006 pasting her collage posters in many destinations around the world such as New York, London, Paris, Berlin  & Sydney. Her bright masked bunny and banana motifs are innocent and sinister at the same time with pasted versions of the latter being led to Shuby misogynistically being hailed as a “Warhol Biting Bitch”, a phrase the artist quickly flipped and made her own.  Her visuals are  a  post-feminist statement and  in an increasingly homogenous world really stand out, demanding attention.

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