Dear Friends and family, This is a long time coming i know ! This year i had a bit of a break down. Since my last show at the weartfestival in Barcelona last year. I stopped creating Art. I don’t know what happened i just had no creative juices left in me. The result of which i had a mini break down and a substantial addiction to coca cola. This lost me my husband, this lost me my home in sunny Mallorca. ( Kids beware drugs are bad !... Read The Rest →
Im Pleased to say i recently meet up with a prominent art writer and critic here in Spain, Bill Jimenez. We discussed Art, Life and all manner of things ! It was published on the blog underdogs.es and also on the Arco Bloggers site ( the official Arts blog for Arco Madrid 2013. See Links and extracted text below: PAUL CHISHOLM January 11, 2013 · by Bill Jimenez · in Art: , Interviews . · We recover our traditional questionnaire with the works of Paul Chisholm, a British artist closely linked to our country, first with a four-year residency... Read The Rest →
I am pleased to say my work has been accepted into the first edition of the weart festival in Barcelona. My work will be on display from the 18th -8th oct/nov @ MOB Makers of Barcelona, Artists run Gallery. The theme for this exhibition is SEX and two of my works will be on Display, ” Provocation” 2010 and a recent limited edition book called ” An archive of Homosexuality Heterosexuality, Homophobia and Heterophobia. Below is details of the whole festival.
There is still one week left to see my solo show Batlle Ground here in Palma, It will be up until the 28th of this month ! The private view was a great night ! thank you to every one who came to have a nosey, a chat and lots of cava and Gin and Tonics. I want to thank the guys at waka for giving me the opportunity to put on my first solo show here in Spain ! and a special mention to Ella Medley- Whitfield for helping... Read The Rest →
Im excited to announce my first solo show in several years ! The Private View will be held on the 7th of september from 7.30 pm. ESPAI D’ART WAKA, Palma, Mallorca. Press Release BATTLE GROUND Paul Chisholm September 8th – September 28th, 2012 Paul Chisholm’s solo show Battleground, features an array of work that focus on the duplicities of meaning embedded within the codes and gestures that characterize daily life and refers to ideas of the social versus the individual. The artist frequently makes reference to the military... Read The Rest →
Thank you to everyone who came to the first edition of Flesh Art Fair in Palma. The weekend was very busy with people, a few sales made and lots of great publicity. Below you can see some links to TV and newspaper press. Also my new work #pause was featured in the newspaper El Mundo. See the photo below ! Many thanks to the team who produced the fair ! http://atrapamallorca.com/mas-de-un-millar-de-personas-hacen-de-flesh-art-fair-un-exito/ ( Group photo /info ) http://ib3tv.com/20120726_185222-artistes-de-diferents-nacionalitats-transformen-un-hotel-de-palma.html ( News program on TV ) http://atrapamallorca.com/paul-chisholm-flesh-art-fair-es-una-magnifica-oportunidad-para-mostrar-mi-obra/ ( Personal Interview) ... Read The Rest →
The fair independent visual artists Flesh Art Fair, arises in Mallorca in July 2012 with the aim of providing a new open space and dynamic dissemination of contemporary art and meeting artists, collectors, professionals and general public. Flesh Art Fair is set up as resource platform for the international art community, promoting the visibility of many artists through the promotion of their work and their expectations for improving positioning in the field of art. The Hotel Palau Sa Font , s historic building. XVI located in the old town of Palma de Mallorca, will... Read The Rest →
Queen of Diamonds, Newspaper, 60 adhesive stickers, 2012