Monthly Archives: February 2015

Pecha Kucha Night Dundee

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Tomorrow night (20/2/2015) I will doing a presentation at the Pecha Kucha Global Night hosted by Creative Dundee. This is the 11th PKN that Creative Dundee have hosted and it looks like it is going from strength to strength. Like many of their previous events tomorrow’s is already sold out. I like the format as it means you have 20 slides… Read more »

Comics, Manga & Co. The New Culture Of German Comics

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This review was originally written in November 2012 for Dundee University Review of the Arts. Comics, Manga & Co. The New Culture Of German Comics is a touring exhibition from the Goethe Institut showing at the Matthew Gallery DJCAD from 2 November – 8 December. It showcases the work of two recent generations of artists from the flourishing world of German comics. At… Read more »

Book Talk from the Scottish Book Trust

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I’m on this month’s Book Talk panel from the Scottish Book Trust. I joined host Sasha de Buyl and Mona Vaghefian (@mvaghefian), Communications Coordinator for the Edinburgh Iranian Festival to discuss the popular autobiographical graphic novel Persepolis, by French-Iranian author Marjane Satrapi. I really enjoyed recording this podcast and listening back I think it came out pretty good. You can stream it below but… Read more »

Life follows Art follows Life…

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Mrs Thomson in front of my work.

I am going to repost some posts from my old blog The Adventures of Ticking Boy as well as new posts. Here is the first old one: Last Friday I had the joy of watching a wonderful interaction with my art.  I was invigilating an Open Studios event at Buckhaven Beehive when a women came in the door 5 minutes before… Read more »

New website

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I’ve moved to WordPress to make updating this site a bit easier. It doesn’t look too different at the moment but I will be updating soon.