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updates, exhibitions, news & articles by artist Michelle Rumney
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Installing 'Wonderland' at Bridport Arts

Taking Wonderland Apart 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' is just one of those books. It's intriguing, magical, and whimsical but also deep, complex and it works on […]
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Exhibitions: the 30 second rule

This exhibition 'Are We There Yet? Into the Labyrinth' at Lighthouse in Poole gave me time to reflect on how gallery visitors actually interact with […]
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'Untitled' - a crowd-titled experiment

The experiment While hanging the exhibition 'Are we there yet? Mapping the Labyrinth' at Lighthouse in Poole, I decided to leave one piece of work untitled and invite […]
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'The Illusion of Added Space', map pieces (Devon) & stitching on paper H48.5 x W38cm, Dorset, 2014

'The Illusion of Added Space'

Road Ways Since I learnt to drive, I've always carried a road atlas in the car, even though I rarely use one these days. As I used […]
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And the winner/s is/are...

During my exhibition at Lighthouse in Poole in December, we ran an 'UNTITLED' competition  to title a piece of work. I'd deliberately left it 'Untitled' for […]
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Following Ariadne's Threads

Following, Leading & Looping A gorgeous world map in an old National Geographic Atlas - hopelessly out of date, but so full of colour and potential. […]
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Photograph of floor labyrinth in exhibition at Lighthouse Poole "Are We There Yet? Mapping the Labyrinth" by Michelle Rumney

Walking the Labyrinth (for all ages)

This Saturday 21st November, between 11am-1pm, come and walk the labyrinth in the Gallery at Lighthouse in Poole. Have fun walking the pathways of this 4 […]
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'Untitled' competition at Lighthouse

While hanging the show at Lighthouse, I decided to leave one piece of work untitled and invite visitors to name it instead. The piece is a labyrinth […]
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Thank you sponsors!

Great news! I just received news that the workshops in my forthcoming show at Lighthouse 7th Nov - 5th Dec will be sponsored by the […]
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Poster for exhibition at Lighthouse Poole by Michelle Rumney - Are we there yet? Mapping the Labyrinth"

Are we there yet? Mapping the Labyrinth

Private View: Saturday 7th November 2-5pm Ground Floor Gallery In her recent artwork, Michelle Rumney attempts to navigate through a daily overload of incoming information, including factual […]
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Agnes Martin at Tate Modern

The Agnes Martin show at Tate Modern left last weekend on the next leg of its journey to LA and then to the Guggenheim in New […]
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