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Catalogue – Made Visible David Cottingham

November 17, 2017

The accompanying small series of sculptures in Clay and Metal take the Dance theme into a spatial dimension. As a student, I worked on welded metal abstracted forms and now combine this linear approach with the solidity of the body. So here the journey comes full circle in its attempts to make visible the transient […]

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Made Visible by David Cottingham

November 17, 2017

This exciting show is the culmination of a fifteen-year journey for me, studying the art of Dance and indeed a lifetime of working directly from figure.

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Made Visible Curated by VC ART

November 17, 2017

Made Visible has been a very rewarding show to collaborate on.It was a revelation to work with this particular focus and for that I owe a special debt of gratitude to Vanessa Clark of VC Art, who encouraged me at every step along this journey towards making the transitory visible and the dancer appear timeless. […]

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Looking Forward. Looking Back.

November 3, 2017

Looking Back I have just returned from Madrid where we managed to catch the anniversary show of Picasso’s “Guernica”. Seeing this masterpiece for the first time was an extraordinary moment for me and a humbling one. As always Picasso’s sureness of line and expressive power carry all before them and in this piece he has also […]

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Dancing is Music Made Visible

November 3, 2017

This exciting show is the culmination of a fifteen-year journey for me, studying the art of Dance and indeed a lifetime of working directly from figure. It also represents a coming together of both strands of my painting and a return to my original study of sculpture at St Martins College.

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Art seen at The Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead

May 18, 2017

Now that galleries are increasingly moving online, art fairs and pop-ups are the main shop windows for many. This time the Affordable Art Fair was at Hampstead, on the heath, a pretty location where you can almost feel you’re out of London.

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David Cottingham in MONDANITE IDECORATION March 2016

April 27, 2016

De passage à Beyrouth, à la Villa Paradiso, l’artiste anglais David Cottingham était venu présenter sa nouvelle exposition intitulée « Vision of Dualities ». L’artiste sculpteur et peintre, qui a travaillé aussi bien dans le figuratif que l’abstrait, revient, pour Décoration, sur son parcours, ses influences, et sa passion pour la lumière et le mouvement.

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Nayla Kai Saroufim in Deco Magazine, April 2015

April 5, 2016

Du 2 au 7 décembre, Nayla Kai Saroufim a présenté son travail chez Graffik, la galerie londonienne de Vanessa Clark. Cette artiste plasticienne, née en 1982, qui mélange les supports et joue avec les textures, évoque sa relation ambiguë avec Beyrouth, capitale qui suscite chez elle autant d’attachement irraisonné que de rejet.

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VC ART – Vanessa H Clark Curates ‘Vision of Dualities’

January 21, 2016

Beirut is set to witness a unique exploration of the works of a talented British artist, David Cottingham. “Visions of Dualities” will take place at Villa Paradiso in Gemmayze in December 2015. This dynamic exhibition of new work reveals the harmony and duality of vibrant colour and intricate rhythm of lines.

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Vision of dualities de David Cottingham. Sculpter la vie en peinture

December 22, 2015

La compagnie VC Art, fondée par Vanessa Clark, organise du 17 au 22 décembre l’exposition Vision of dualities de l’artiste londonien David Cottingham, à la Villa Paradiso. Une histoire de lumière, de mouvement, de couleur et de vie…

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