Tag: Visual Art

The Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship

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Rochester Independent College have announced the 2nd Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship, offering a 100% Sixth Form scholarship to a talented art student currently in Year 11. Former WOW magazine readers will remember the inaugural ‘The Best of… Art Competition’ which launched the Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship. Well, it’s back!

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Comrades in a Shadow World, by Wendy Daws

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At the University of Brighton I became fascinated by how people see art – not in a critical sense but literally. How, if you’re sight impaired, do you enjoy and engage with art and galleries? This fascination led to my dissertation ‘The Value of Touch and Museum Approaches to the Visually Impaired Visitor’ and when I returned to Medway, I met the Kent Association for the Blind and setup the KAB Medway Blind Art Group.

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Archive Feature: Disquiet Beauty, by Anna Morell

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‘Persephone’ by Zara Carpenter The ‘Disquiet Beauty’ Exhibition was held at Rochester Gallery & Craft Case and the Rochester Guildhall Museum from 24 October 2014 to 3 January 2015. It featured the work of Zara Carpenter, Tessa Farmer, Kerry Howley and Kate MccGwire. This feature originally appeared in the November 2014 issue of WOW Magazine. By Anna…

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