Archive for the Window Category

Oooh la la thru the window!

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Collage, Head, London, observation, Window with tags , , , , on June 12, 2017 by lkthayer

I made this collage using three snaps I took…. Two featured the artwork of the charming engaging French artist Laurence Cammas. The third snap was taken outside the Make Space Studios…. Laurence kindly sat by the window so I could snap her next to the sexy Oooh la la artwork she painted inside her studio.  Her oriental portrait painting looking thru the window was snapped from the corridor as I looked back into the artists doorway on my way out!  The next day I blended and cropped the images to make what you now see…..  It was a great pleasure to hear from Laurence by email that she has posted this image onto her Instagram.  https://preprod.instagram.com/laurence_cms/

Comment and collage snap featuring artwork from Laurence Cammas by Mitch Hicks

The big three

Posted in Buildings, observation, Reflection, Window with tags , , , on March 16, 2016 by lkthayer

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Architecture ~ Light ~Nature ~ These are the big three key elements that make up this snap I took in Aylesbury. Here we have the Blue Leanie (Lloyds Banking Group Office) built 1982 and the brutalist County Hall built 1964. Nature divides them and the light reflects this. This photo might look like a collage but it’s just one shot with the colours slighty tweaked.

Snap & comment by Mitch Hicks  

Kamnik makes me remember

Posted in Buildings, observation, Window with tags , , on October 21, 2014 by lkthayer

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I remember looking at all those old photos in bygone travel books

Never did I think that one day I would  snap some of my own

Inside atmospheric buildings to streets steeped in history

Views from castles and shop windows that intrigue

I leave you in Kamnik with snippets to enjoy!

 

Snaps & thoughts from the Slovenian town of Kamnik by Mitch Hicks

 

 

 

Arty Ladies

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Dressing Up, London, observation, Off The Wall, Poster, Window with tags , , , , on May 10, 2014 by lkthayer

 

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Miss Van

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Olek

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Nice People in The Vintage Emporium

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Lily Mixe

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Snapped  May 2014 by Mitch Hicks

Sooooooooo much going on in one day and lots more still in the can!

Soup of the day

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Collage, Food For Thought, Graffiti, Head, innocent bystander, observation, Off The Wall, Poem, Poetry, Reflection, Window with tags , , , , on April 24, 2014 by lkthayer

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I’m walking down Clerkenwell Road.

What is the soup of the day?

Maybe lots of clerks eat here? Eerrr well..

Flaming hell secret hand shakes and spying going on!

Do you think he is Tony?… I see he like to write on things.

There must be endless famous people around here. 

Soup of the day in a room of hungry looks.

I bet David Robilliard never ate here.

If you want to try soup of the day….

Keep tomorrow free!

Poem and snaps by Mitch Hicks

If you want to see an exhibition of paintings by David Robilliard then pop along to the ICA Gallery to see his ” The Yes No Quality of Dreams” showing on the upper gallery untill 15 June 20014. http://www.ica.org.uk/

 

 

 

 

Rone

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Collage, Graffiti, Head, London, observation, Off The Wall, Window with tags , , on April 21, 2014 by lkthayer

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I love the artwork of Rone.. So it was a pleasure to play around with his artwork with my camera and make this collage based on his current  “Wallflower” exhibition at the Stolen Space Gallery, London.  I have used a snap I took last year  from Rone’s  mural painted high inside the Leonard Street car park as my backdrop.

Please use links below to admire more of his artwork… Enjoy…. Mitch

http://r-o-n-e.com/  http://www.stolenspace.com/

 

 

 

 

Nero

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, London, Off The Wall, Window with tags , , , , on December 22, 2013 by lkthayer

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Nero ~ The collaborative exhibition of two street artist ~ Benjamin Murphy ~ Millo ~ Now showing at Hoxton Gallery until 30th December 2013 ~ http://www.millo.biz/ ~ http://www.benjaminmurphy.info

Snaps with edits from the exhibition by Mitch Hicks