I'm a little bit in love with Bort, a street and studio artist from Austin, Texas. Bort's work is funny, tragic, engaging, desperate, political and human. She spans spraypaint, posters and legal street art, drawings, photo transfer, prints, wood and canvas in the studio. Her themes are consistent, and because of that, are amplified in… Continue reading BORT.
What: Group Exhibition - Simona Pesce, Bill Daggs, Terence Wilde When: 23-26 November 2016. PRIVATE VIEW, 25 November, 7-9pm, all welcome. Where: Islington Arts Factory, London Mental Spaghetti is proudly supporting the work of Simona Pesce, Bill Daggs and Terence Wilde, in their new exhibition, No Mans Land. Mental Spaghetti art assistant, Simona, is a thoughtful,… Continue reading Artist Information, ‘No Man’s Land’, exhibition in association with Mental Spaghetti
What: One Bare Foot Square When: Mondays only, 7 November – 19 December 2016, 12 – 8pm. Where: The Dragon Cafe in the crypt of St. George the Martyr, London, SE1 1JA. Mental Spaghetti is proud to be working in partnership with Uncooked Culture to bring touring exhibition One Bare Foot Square to its next… Continue reading Mental Spaghetti & Uncooked Culture present: One Bare Foot Square
WHAT: Call for art submissions for One Bare Foot Square. WHEN: Deadline, 7 May 2016. First show runs 30 July - 13 August 2016. WHERE: Launch exhibition, July 30 2016, Amsterdam Outsider Art Gallery. Are you an artist interested in exhibiting with other artists, in a collaborative touring exhibition, with the opportunity to host the artwork… Continue reading Call for Submissions: ONE BARE FOOT SQUARE
Back in October, in collaboration with Free Space Gallery, Mental Spaghetti and eight contributors* made an outdoor installation. Using plaster of paris, we cast, carved and sculpted our way to making ex-voto style offerings, on plinths, to sit in the front garden of Free Space Gallery. The collaborative sculptures are now installed in the front… Continue reading Installation viewing with added mince pies!
A HUGE thank you to everyone who came down to our private view for the Mental Spaghetti group show in Barking last Friday, and to our ever-helpful and accommodating hosts, Studio 3 Arts. An especially big thank you and congratulations goes to our featured artists! The exhibition continues until Friday 24th July, so we aren't putting all… Continue reading A huge ‘thank you’ from Barking!
Mental Spaghetti took a rather scenic South Downs-traversing train trip to Chichester last week, to meet our friends at Outside In, hear their latest news, and to finally check out the fine collections on display at Pallant House Gallery - more on that later. If you're reading this right now, it means you've found our… Continue reading Thoughts on our Outside In visit