Alice Cretney

Art in Matthews Yard: past, present, future

Posted on December 8th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. No Comments

Matthews Yard’s Saif Bonar and Leoni Descartes talk to Bernadette Fallon

If you ask Saif Bonar, founder of Croydon’s Matthews Yard, whether he has achieved what he set out to do with his artistic plans for the venue, he will laugh. “We didn’t set out to do anything with art; there was no original concept,” he explains.

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TURF Projects: art innovation in the community

Posted on December 2nd, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. No Comments

Bernadette Fallon meets artist and TURF founder Alice Cretney to talk art and golfing in Croydon

Crazy golf outside East Croydon station, outdoor films in the skate park at Wandle Park, billboard posters around the town… just some of the artistic endeavours delivered by TURF Projects, who organise artist-run exhibitions and events in Croydon. It’s art, Jim, but not as we know it.

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