Open Studio Thursday 19 September 2013 – Aspirus 05

Venue: ArtFunkl, 9 Holden Avenue, Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8TA

Artists contributing:

Mair Cook (UK)  http://maircookwearsgoldshoes.blogspot.co.uk/

Ali Spechler (USA)  http://alispechler.com/home.html

Four years ago Mair Cook (UK) shaved her hair for charity. Now her hair grows down as she grows up. Long strands like twisting talons reach out in different directions as she searches for the right one…

As an artist and an enthusiast of humankind, Ali Spechler (USA) is inspired by the fundamentals of human relation and assembly – the natural inclination to associate oneself within a group and the ritual and tradition that forms out of human clustering…

Ali 1

Ali Spechler

Ali 2

Ali Spechler

Ali 3

Ali Spechler

Mair 3

Mair Cook (photo by John Lynch)

Mair 4

Mair Cook (photo by John Lynch)

Mair 2

Mair Cook

Mair 1

Mair Cook

M_A_people_1

Photo by John Lynch

M_A_people_2

Photo by John Lynch

M_A_people_3

Photo by John Lynch
M_A_people_4
Photo by John Lynch

M_A_people_5

Photo by John Lynch