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Solstice : My Week in View
18th Dec 2013 Posted in: News 0

  The year comes to an end soon and in the northern hemisphere the Winter Solstice is approaching. From pre-historic times this turning of the year has been celebrated and worshipped in many ways. In ancient history the early Romans used it for their Bacchanalian revels of the Saturnalia and Sol Invictus (the undefeated sun […]

Soul Man :   My Week in View
11th Dec 2013 Posted in: News 0

In this week of my birthday I have been enjoying music and art in equal measure, they both get to the heart of our emotional language of truth, those unspoken emotions that express our innermost feelings and thoughts. Inspiration for my Dance Drawings and Paintings always springs from both the Dancer and the Music, indeed music […]

Plus Ca Change : My week in view
5th Dec 2013 Posted in: News 2

Cork street is under threat from developers, in a long running fight to save this bastion of British art, it is now coming to terms with change.  In many ways London has had a stable designate art area for longer than New York, which has seen many shifts from Soho to Chelsea and beyond. There […]

Joie de Vivre , My Week in View
29th Nov 2013 Posted in: News 0

More galleries open every week in London, which must now rival any city in the world for the variety of shows on offer. It is always exciting to turn a corner and find a new art space awaiting. The art scene in London is in some respects so diverse now that it can only be […]

Le Sacre
22nd Nov 2013 Posted in: Dance Paintings, News 1

My Week in View: A great show at Christies in Mayfair of British Pop Art, where the 1960’s spring to life with early Hockney’s and Blake’s looking fresh as paint, along with the other stars like Allen Jones who still shine brightly and some who have now faded from view. The Britten centenary has unearthed all […]

My week in view and Drawing du Jour
12th Nov 2013 Posted in: Drawings, News 2

Thank you all for the very positive feedback to the site launch. The launch was exciting and trepidatious in equal measure. Its great to be able to finally talk to you all. My week in view: Paul Klee at the Tate proved something of a mixed blessing. A large show of small work, their individual intensity […]

Welcome to the new Cottingham-Art website
6th Nov 2013 Posted in: News 1

Welcome! Please use this site to view the work and interact with the artist. I am thrilled to be launching this new-look site and from now until Christmas will be showing a new weekly Drawing Du Jour to enjoy. Many are also available as Edition Prints, please contact me. I want to extend a massive […]

Tracing the Soul: The Movie!
8th Oct 2013 Posted in: Dance Paintings, News 0

  2012 will see the UK premier of a short film about my Dance work, titled “Tracing the Soul”. Watch here: Password: parquelage7301