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Interviews about Zines

Pinkxbrains is a young artist from Croydon. She loves making zines, music and poetry. She often leaves her zines in random places – look out!
Pinkxbrains has interviewed a few people who make zines. Here’s what she found out…
Hungry for more zines? Come and grab a free copy of Container News from Turf – made by young creatives in Croydon, it’s all about art, design and food.
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Zine About Zines

Pinkxbrains is a young artist from Croydon. She loves making zines, music and poetry. She often leaves her zines in random places – look out!
At the launch of Turf’s Container News youth zine project, Pinkxbrains led a mini zine-making workshop. The ‘Zine About Zines’ posted here was used as part of that workshop.
Drop into Turf and pick up your free copy of Container News to see more work from Pinkxbrains and other talented young things from Croydon.
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Grant Foster // Artists’ Lunchtime Crit

1980s industrial architecture funnelling wind downwards, whipping up litter in dangerous whirlpools as I exited the train at East Croydon.

Then meeting good people nursing art together over a table top.

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Saelia Aparicio // Artists Lunchtime Crit

I will narrate the event chronologically:

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Seth Pimlott // Artists Lunchtime Crit

Our crit drew an amazing and diverse group of artists together – and meeting one another through such an interesting range of work made for a refreshing and inspiring afternoon.

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Anna Reading // Artists Lunchtime Crit

Art making is a deeply personal activity that often doesn’t feel like a choice, but a necessity. It is the desire for making, with the hands, the eyes, the voice and body, which allows for the individuality of the maker to manifest.

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Welcome to a Turf Family Art Fun Day!

Turf recently held our latest free Family Art Fun Day workshop – Draw Over, See Through – as part of Saelia Aparicio’s exhibtion Peaks & Troughs. Volunteers Oli & Tom helped out as we explored making our own blown sculptures and worked with transparent surfaces….

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Peaks & Troughs Review // Laura Mroz

Looking through the window from the outside of the Turf Projects space, the first thing you see is a sculpture – resin filled with plastic organs, like a model to teach anatomy in medical school.

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the spring of turf uncurled

The spring of turf uncurled from between the pavement cracks and created a community of artists and a space to call home.

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LIAM GEARY BAULCH // ARTISTS LUNCHTIME CRIT

 

In our current societies art making is under-valued, despite the many benefits to the artist, and the people and environment around them. Because of this it can be seen as a radical act to continue to create and share that with others.

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