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‘Iconic Album Art’ – Brum Radio – Listen Back

Date / 8th October 2019

Listen back to the Rachel Mayfield Music and Arts #TruthtoMaterial Brum Radio show here… ‘Iconic Album Art’ Myself and Rachel delve into the stories behind the art of six iconic album covers. Revealing the artist behind its creation, the fascinating concepts, awesome insights and music. Playing one great track from each album with ‘View and Listen’ via social media. […]

My Art at Spoz’s Book Launch

Date / 28th September 2019

A packed Waterstones Birmingham last night and a great vibe for the VERVE poetry press launch of Giovanni Spoz Esposito ‘s new book of poetry ‘Sometimes Angry’. It was a double book launch with Wrexham poet Evrah Rose and her ‘Unspoken’ title. Support performance poetry from Jemima Hughes Davante Dunkley and Ben Wilson Plus an appearance of my art inspired by Spoz’s poem ‘Fun’ and […]

International Festival of Glass 2019

Date / 17th August 2019

Stourbridge Glass Quarter hosts the biennial International Festival of Glass  on 23, 24, 25 and 26 August 2019 and my studio/gallery is slap bang in the middle of the August Bank Holiday weekend’s activities. The Red House Glass Cone is one of the main venues for the event which this year has a family friendly […]

PoArtry opening night gets 200 visitors!

Date / 2nd June 2019

Pictured at the opening night of PoArtry are myself and poet Giovanni Spoz Esposito at the General Office Gallery, Stourbridge. This is my original artwork inspired by the poem ‘Fun’ by Spoz.

Nashville Sounds in the Round

Date / 22nd May 2019

Honoured to have my artwork behind a stage of such awesome, talented people at last night’s sold out #NashvilleSoundsintheRound gig at Kitchen Garden KingsHeath, Birmingham. Big thanks to Sally Rea Morris and Gasoline & Matches for the invite. Ace gig and lovely to meet you all. Kevin McGuire Danni Nicholls and Holloway Road

PoArtry with Spoz

Date / 21st February 2019

Really great to meet Birmingham poet Giovanni Spoz Esposito today. We are collaborating as part of PoArtry ( PoArtry – General Office ) – I will create art sparked by inspiration from a poem by Spoz with my artwork inspiring a new poem from him. The results will form part of an exhibition at the new General Office gallery in Stourbridge […]

‘We Eat Rhythm – The Prodigy Story’

Date / 8th December 2018

I am honoured to have my artworks included in this wonderful book  ‘We Eat Rhythm – The Prodigy Story’ by Martin James. Thank you Martin. You can purchase Martin’s fantastic book HERE

Moseley Folk Festival 2018

Date / 3rd September 2018

I had a great day attending the last day of Moseley Folk Festival 2018, creating a charcoal on paper portrait of Steve Harley. Chilled vibe, superb weather, great people and ace live music.