March 2011 – Group Letter

by Geoff Hall on March 31, 2011

Mentoring support for those involved in word, image or performance arts March 2011. Leave your day jobs and follow me!Dear Arts Mentoring Group, I was sitting in Ruth and Roger’s mansion in Victoria Park last night and we were encouraging each (…)

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Japanese Earthquake – A Letter from Kaori Homma

by Geoff Hall on March 24, 2011

Here is a letter from our friend and fellow artist, Kaori Homma.Dear Friends, I just want to report that my aunt and her family who lived in Sendai survived the Quake and Tsunami, are somehow coping in sub-zero temperature, though supplies (…)

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Jan Gossaert’s Renaissance

by Geoff Hall on March 16, 2011

Jan Gossaert at the National Gallery, London – 23rd February to 30th May, 2011.When I researched the Iconoclastic Disorders of the 16th Century for my BA (Honours) Degree over 20 years ago, I came across an enchanting painting by Jan Gossaert (…)

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Marketing Nostalgia

by Geoff Hall on March 11, 2011

Marketing Nostalgia, or a cursory comment on my latest film-watching experience.A few days ago I went with a friend to see the latest Matt Damon movie, ‘The Adjustment Bureau’, co-starring the lovely Emily Blunt (The Devil Wears Prada, Young Victoria). We had (…)

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February – Monthly letter

by Geoff Hall on March 1, 2011

Mentoring support for those involved in word, image or performance arts February 2011.  The Group’s 10th Anniversary!!!Dear Arts Mentoring Group, February was the 10th Anniversary of the Arts Mentoring Group, aka The Group! In February 2001, things started to form, as we (…)

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