I forgot to mention this. Taking place today. I will be exhibiting my 20 year collection of playing cards found on the street.
The Art Workers’ Guild is proud to present the first exhibition
of its kind: “The TABLE-TOP MUSEUM SHOW” Bro. Stephen Fowler and his
panel of expert Guild Curators including Prue Cooper, George Hardie,
Rachael Matthews and Graham Rawle have selected an exciting array of
Table Top Museums.
And here they are … James Birch ‘The Museum of Human
Hairnets’, Graham Rawle ’52 Pick-Up’, Rebecca Jewell ‘A Cabinet of
Feathers’, Jo Volley ‘Pigments & Stains’, Nicholas Cooper ‘British
Bricks’, Nigel Grimmer ‘The Gay Doll Museum’, Peter Quinnell ‘Plastic
Thimble Roundup’, Tif Hunter – ‘Beards,Bonnets, Bicycle and Bad
Boys’, Simon Seddon ‘The Pear-Ovum’, Harriet Cory- Wright ‘Casting
Modernity’, Sallyanne Wood ‘Leg Dressings’, Stephen Braque ‘Art from
Fire’, Alastair Brotchie ‘Anecdoted Togographies of Chance’, Peyton
Skipwith ‘The New Forest Toy Collection’, Mark Pawson ‘Viking Army
Noggins’, Theo Wood ‘The Museum of Space Exploration’, George Hardie
‘The Concatenateum’, Antranig Basman ‘Sinclair Treasures of the
Eighties’, Caroline Bullock ‘Cottages and Castles’, Tony McSweeney
‘Family Butchers’ Bags’, Michael Marriot ‘Museum of Intelligent
Devices’, Richard Wentworth ‘The Sykes-Picot Memoir’. The one-day exhibition of chosen collections will take place on
Sunday 12th October. Entrance will be free, all are welcome and there
will be a Pay Bar and a free Tea Party. Sunday, October 12th at 2:00pm – 7:30pm. The Art Worker’s Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT
GRAHAM RAWLE is a London-based writer and collage artist. His ‘Lost Consonants’ series ran weekly in the Weekend Guardian for 15 years. He has produced other regular series for The Observer, Sunday Telegraph Magazine and The Times.
Among his published books are the Wonder Book of Fun, Lying Doggo, and Diary of an Amateur Photographer. His collaged novel, Woman’s World, created entirely from fragments of found text earned wide critical acclaim. His reinterpretation of The Wizard of Oz won 2009 Book of the Year at the British Book Design Awards. His most recent book, The Card, was shortlisted for the 2013 Writers Guild award for fiction.
Graham lectures and exhibits internationally. He teaches on the MA Sequential Design/Illustration and MA Arts and Design by Independent Project courses at the University of Brighton.