Clare Thornton



Triadic Croquet

Participatory performance, ‘Out of Doors’ Festival, madeinroath, Cardiff 29th-31st August 2015 A new event-based ‘social sculpture’ incorporating playable pieces inspired by the theatrical costume designs of Bauhaus visionary Oskar Schlemmer. I have produced a suite of […]

Jul, 30 · in News,Solo

A Lexicon of Labour Movements – Bookwork

Publication + Performance re-presented at Work and Art Symposium, UCA, Canterbury With Paul Hurley, March 2015     “We attempt to score an unbroken line along the walls of the workshops we have passed through” […]

The Italic I – Bookwork

A new publication with Emma Cocker Launched at Project Space Plus, Lincoln, November 2014 To accompany a continuing series of exhibitions and performances, this publication will be presented in a variety of contexts across the […]

Dec, 16

Redefining Print

A two-year project with Double Elephant Print Workshop Exeter 2014-2015 Myself, three South West based artists and a guest writer are working with Double Elephant to explore the role of printmaking in relationship to our […]

Dec, 01

The Italic I

A practice-based collaboration with artist-writer Emma Cocker Exhibition and publication launched at Project Space Plus, Lincoln, November 2014 The Italic I is a collaborative interdisciplinary project by Emma Cocker and Clare Thornton, comprising new sculptural, […]

Nov, 17

Corresponding with Conflict – Screenprint

Through an exciting partnership with Spike Print Studio a limited edition screen print was produced, inspired by wartime era theatre Playbills and Programmes. Available as a Limited Edition of 20 for £45 and can be […]

Sep, 16

Grey Gorges Cast No Shadows

Kurant Visningsrom, Trømso September 2014 A collaborative residency and exhibition with artist Jan Steinum. We received funding from the Arts Council Norway to develop new works in response to the poetic text / proposition devised […]

Sep, 02