Inchmore ‘Reactions to Vysotsky’ Opening night
Thursday lunch time. left for Edinburgh, visited friends on route, finding sanctuary from exhausted burn out in a colourful artists studio. 10.30pm took a wrong route into Edinburgh again & hit … Continue reading
Reactions To Vysotsky- Edinburgh Opening
Friday 12th August was the first opening and recital of our Group show ‘ Reactions to Vysotsky’ . This event was at the Scottish-Russian institute in Edinburgh. We were really … Continue reading
Scottish Artists celebrate Russia’s modern Bard
Scottish Artists celebrate Russia’s modern Bard An exhibition of paintings by Vicky Stonebridge and John Mikietyn, and a ceramic sculpture by Allison Weightman, will open at the Scotland Russia Forum’s … Continue reading
‘Reactions to Vysotsky. Scottish Artists Respond to the Russian Bard’.
Work is progressing with the ‘Reactions to Vysotsky. Scottish Artists Respond to the Russian Bard’ project.“An exhibition of paintings by Vicky Stonebridge and John Mikietyn, and a ceramic sculpture by … Continue reading
Robin Hood painting progress
Working on the next Vysotsky song, translated by Tommy Beavitt. some details ( unfinished above ). ‘Robin Hood’ . Imagine the freedom of living in the woods. Imagine leaving all … Continue reading
Juggling zombies, cowboys, organising things and doing traditional gallery art is usually achievable, they need different bits of my brain so I comparmentalise & flit from one to the other. … Continue reading
‘Lyricale’ the next painting in collaboration with Tommy Beavitt and his translation of Vysotsky’s song Lyricale – Лирическая. I am used to working in collaboration on comic books and graphic novels where a … Continue reading
Who’ll come a hunting the wolf?
This painting is the first in a collaboration project between myself and Singer songwriter Tommy Beavitt. As well as his own songs, Tommy translates international songs and poems and performs … Continue reading