Clare Thornton




Corridors, Stairways & Corners

Arnolfini bookwork commission Launched November 2013, Reading Room, Arnolfini This new artist book was produced during a six month period of research within Arnolfini’s dance archive and designed with City Edition Studio. Re-interpreting the model […]

Nov, 04

In Praise Of Shadows

Maggs Bros. Booksellers Mayfair, London. 21 Sept – 21 Dec 2012 A sculptural installation commissioned for the stairwell of Maggs Bros. for ‘Maggs beneath the Covers’ exhibition. The work was inspired by ‘Unetsu – The […]

Nov, 30

Tact Series: Orange

Rhod, Carmarthenshire, Wales June 2012 I produced four temporary site-responsive works for Rhod. Using polyurethane hazard tape, latex rubber and industrial packaging materials, objects were wrapped and disused spaces filled around Melin Glonc Mill. Rhôd […]

May, 27

You Can Lead A Horse To Water…

BLOP, Arnolfini, Bristol February 2012 A new durational performance installation first tested during the Bristol Live Open Platform (BLOP), Arnolfini in February 2012. I am currently developing proposals for future experiments with these performance drawings. During […]

Mar, 02

Girl Racer

Stitched Up, Victoria & Albert Museum, London 30th April 2010 Girl Racer – The 1970′s Atari style racing game just got crafty, back by popular demand for the V&A Late Event and curated by Tea & […]

Jan, 10

A Heightened Sense Of Making

Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales July 2011 Made on site in my temporary studio, one of the Hetherington Creative Units. I worked intensively during my 3 month residency to generate new material, using ‘In All Languages’ […]

Nov, 07

DIY Shades of Bristol

 Craftivism, Arnolfini December 2009 – February 2010 A city-wide colour mapping project resulting in a limited edition swatch book recording the personal shades and DIY top-tips shared with the artist through over 60 conversations and encounters […]

Dec, 07


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