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Horniman museum

Posted on: July 31st, 2017 by daksha.patel No Comments

A couple of images from my current work ‘Pani’ at the Horniman Museum, London. They are of people searching out the drawings hidden in the large print, which merges satellite imagery, embroidery and drawings of flora and fauna. They are not easy to find!

 

 

 

Suite@Horsefall

Posted on: July 7th, 2017 by daksha.patel No Comments

Delighted to be part of the Suite Studios exhibition ‘Suite@Horsefall’, part of Manifest Arts celebration of contemporary art in the North West.

‘Pani’ opening night

Posted on: May 23rd, 2017 by daksha.patel No Comments

Just back from London, wonderful evening at Horniman, late night opening with lots of events across the museum including opening of Pani exhibition.

 

See blog for more details about my process:

www.horniman.ac.uk/get_involved/blog/about-the-art-daksha-patel

 

EXHIBITION DATES: 20th May – 26th Nov 2017

MUSEUM: 100 London Road, Forest Hill, SE23 3PQ

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Horniman museum commission

Posted on: March 9th, 2017 by daksha.patel No Comments

Work is progressing nicely, here are some test images of part of the installation ‘Pani’, a hybrid map, that combines satellite imagery, drawing and embroidery.

 

Pani CROP 6    Pani CROP 7 small

LifeSpace Gallery Dundee

Posted on: January 14th, 2017 by daksha.patel No Comments

Delighted to be exhibiting at LifeSpace, a science and art research gallery in Dundee. The solo show is comprised of drawings, prints and new animation.

Exhibition dates: 11 January – 1 April 2017

http://lifespace.dundee.ac.uk/exhibitions

 

Dundee LifeSpace gallery 2017

Dundee LifeSpace gallery 2017

 

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

 

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

Dundee LifeSpace Gallery, 2017

New Animation

Posted on: December 13th, 2016 by daksha.patel No Comments

Just completed a new animation called ‘All of a sudden, something popped’ in response to art/science award at University of Manchester. It will be on Vimeo in May 2017 after being submitted to animation/film festivals, but meanwhile here are some stills.

 

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2-58-secs

Horniman Museum

Posted on: December 2nd, 2016 by daksha.patel No Comments

New commission for the Horniman Museum, London! Watch this space for images in the New Year.

Art Gemini Prize

Posted on: August 4th, 2016 by daksha.patel No Comments

 

Selected for Art Gemini Prize 2016, exhibition at Asia House Gallery, London opens 22 Sept

http://www.artgeminiprize.com/category/news/

D Patel, Untitled, Graphite on paper, 87cm x 63cm, 2015

ICAC prize

Posted on: June 15th, 2016 by daksha.patel No Comments

Drawings chosen as best of May/June 2016 entry for ICAC (International Confederation of Art Critics) prize and featured in American Arts news:  http://americanartnews.org/june-icac-art-contest

D Patel, Untitled 3, Graphite on paper, 87cm x 63cm, 2015

Women Artists: From 1861 to 2015

Posted on: March 9th, 2016 by daksha.patel No Comments

My drawings from the permanent collections at Touchstones Rochdale to feature in new show of work by women artists.

 

Details:

http://www.link4life.org/whats-on/touchstones-rochdale/exhibitions/2867-women-artists-from-1861-to-2015

Daksha Patel, Untitled, 2012