In the January (2013) Show:
Art: Human Made Things - a group show at the Aspex Art Gallery
Cartoons: Portsmouth Illustrator Owen Devine discusses his new book
History: The extraordinary culture, politics and weather of the year 1963.
Human Made Things @ Aspex Art Gallery
This exhibition features the work of three very different artists who all transform elements of the natural world to communicate ideas and ask the question "Does making things make us human?".
|Andy Holden: The Cookham Erratics |
Multimedia sculptures and sound installation
|Sarah Dobai: Nettlecombe |
|Suzanne Moxhay: Penumbra|
Photographic Artwork Prints
Owen Devine Cartoons
1963 - An Extraordinary Year
1963 was one of those very special years in popular culture, politics and weather: - It snowed LOTS in Pompey, The first local appearances by the Beatles and the Stones, Portsmouth FC were back in (old) 2nd Division, The Profumo/Keeler scandal, first ever anywhere one day competitive cricket matches between first-class sides started in England, Kennedy was shot, Larkin's famous poem about the start of sexual intercourse, the last of the British new wave films (This Sporting Life) ...