Artist/Curator/Consultant/Project Manager/Lecturer based in Cardiff Wales.
A little more about me:
Conceptual artist working across broad range of media. Increasingly working in sound. Have 'Sound Car' roof mounted speaker system while infamously created a dog choir in 2008. Working also as artist/curator recent show at GMP (co-founded project space in Canton) The Witching Hour involving a sonic lounge presenting a programme by sound artists working in Wales. Consultant and involved in first Cardiff Contemporary in 2005 and advisor on developing annual programme for CC with Local Authority. Was the first Glynn Vivian Gallery Artist in Residence. Recently created a downloadable typeface based on an example if writing from the 8th century thought to be the first example of Old Welsh. Recent exhibitions, Colm Cille Spiral part of Derry/Londonderry City of Culture 2013.
Projects I’m working on:
www.goatmajorprojects.com spring programme Developing ideas around 'constellational' practice. A new series of campaign posters for Art: Sport For The Mind project and new works on acrylic sheet. Still working on 'Country Ghost' album as gift for my father and building a table to hold a seance and contact the ghost of El Lissitzky for advice on Goat Major projects.
Currently PLC Artist in Residence, YDD St. Cyrus Penarth.
Awards Creative Wales 2013 & 2004
Winner Oriel Davies Open 2004
New blog richardhiglett.wordpress.com (download teilo font free through this site)