Penelope Richardson Mexico guacamole

Learn how to make Guacamole in the fitness studio

Tasty green and fluorescent folklore There will be a lot going on this Saturday at Mrs. Sporty München-Bogenhausen, as artist Penelope Richardson exhibits the paintings she made after her trip to Mexico. And her Guacamole performance will be another fun part of the pop-up exhibition. Richardson plans to use the whole fitness studio including integrating some […]

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Penelope Richardson working on 'Mexico'

Mexico pop-up Exhibition at Mrs.Sporty München-Bogenhausen

‘Mexico’ pop-up art exhibition Penelope Richardson shows her work in the Mrs.Sporty München-Bogenhausen fitness studio. ‘Mexico’ is an artist book and a series of paintings inspired by a trip through Mexico, a visit to Frida Kahlo’s and Diego Rivera’s homes and studios as well as modern and ancient Mexican cultures. The work uses high key […]

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Gender rights for potatoes: First names signed on Petition 66662

Gender rights for potatoes: First names signed on Petition 66662 The New Valhalla of Potatoes petition / Die Neue Kartoffel Walhalla ist eingeweiht Today Jelena Majstorovic and Tamara Heckenberg from LMU University in Munich visited Penelope Richardson’s installation ‚Petition 66662’ at MUCCA, Munich and were the first to write their ideas in the project book and on the […]

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Preparations Petition 66662 Risograph copyright Penelope Richardson

Five metre ‘Petition 66662’: Last preparations

It’s big. The print is very big. I am making preparations for the upcoming exhibition as part of the Festival für unangepasste Kunst at MUCCA, Munich. Five metres of potatoes in print for my project ‘Petition 66662’. This is only one part of my installation for the Festival of Non-conformist Art to be held at MUCCA, Munich this […]

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Penelope Richardson Munich Artist Playing Cards

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© Penelope Richardson Potato print

Sneak preview: new work for Festival Unangepasstekunst

Sneak preview new potato print work for festival unangepasstekunst by Australian artist Penelope Richardson in Munich – a festival of nonconformist art. Things are starting to come together for the 3rd part of the Festival Angepassteskunst which is coming up in Munich. But I need your help. Come along and help me find new names for […]

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Considering Power art installation

Art fills empty bellies

Art fills empty bellies as my work for the festivalunangepasstekunst has a second life. Read on to see what became of the potatoes that disappeared from the installation. Besatzungsmacht mit Folgen Look out for the upcoming event on 8th October where you have a chance to participate.

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Considering Power art installation

Considering Power

Considering Power: Seventy-five kilos of potatoes are tied up and cordoned off in a Munich underpass. Why?  Why potatoes? The artwork ‘Considering Power’ seeks to provoke interrogation in relation to questions of power, society and food. It is part of the 2nd Festival für unangepasste Kunst in Munich during 15-17 July. The potato has a […]

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Making a wish in Tenna

Making ‘I wish I was there’ in Tenna ‘I wish I was there’ is an artwork I made during the first Alps Art Academy in Tenna, Switzerland. It was made possible thanks to the community in Tenna who were extremely helpful with all aspects of my project, especially Cathrin, Yolanda and the Mayor of Safiental, […]

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Penelope Richardson Art Safiental

‘I wish I was there’, Alps Art Academy

We all hope and dream and when we travel we go with good intentions. This work is a giant wishing pole set upon a small hill in the alps. A place that calls for meditation and contemplation. It is easy to walk up to the piece from the town and experience the smells and textures […]

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Macht and Power

Macht and Power Munich has long been associated with acts of power. This exhibition brings together a group of artists in a public space to create a dialogue around the theme of ‘power’. Another one of those fleeting events that take place in an obscure location. Half the fun is discovering an unknown aspect of […]

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20 Positionen Exhibition 2016

Unfinished Apocalypse in Tutzing

Unfinished Apocalypse in Tutzing ’20 Positionen’ Exhibition Exhibition Opening 23. Juni 2016, 19:00 Akademie für Politische Bildung Tutzing Buchensee 1, 82327 Tutzing Come and see the work of 20 artists from the GEDOK-Muc along with my new series of work on paper called ‘Unfinished Apocalypse’. This year I am also the co-curator of the show […]

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