Drawing Symposium and Conference University of Huddersfield 21st -28th August - Monday, September 05, 2011

Statement of what a drawing means to me - Wednesday, September 07, 2011 For me there are two kinds of drawings.  The necessary accurate measurement working drawing, for the purpose of making a sculpture. And then it is the drawing that pleases my mind, with the freedom of expression.....

Image, part of the participating artists, conference lecturer and guests, at the campus before a coach journey to visit Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the new Hepworth Wakefield 27th August.


Juliet Macdonald from Huddersfield University - John D.Antone and Carl Billingsley USA - Silke Katharina Hahn, Bettina Ludicke, Petra Paffenholz and Gustaf Reinhard from Germany - Dilys Jackson, Deanna Petherbridge and Johannes von Stumm UK - Eva Moosbrugger and Ilse Schrottenbach Austria - Mark Reist Switzerland - Wouter Muiler Belgium - Henrik Troelsen and Benny Jensen Denmark, Gudrun Nielsen Iceland

Beatriz Blanch Spain, behind the camera.

Drawing Symposium UK - Saturday - Friday, August 19, 2011

Gudrun is one of 15 Artists from 7 countries that have been selected for Drawing Symposium UK 2011 "Technologies of Drawing" sculpture network in cooperation with the University of Huddersfield 21. -  28. August "the aim to enquire about and represent  the idea of drawing across a range of materials, methods and technologies, going beyond the on-going debated opposition between hand-made and digital".