The Art of Democracy – Quay Arts

{ The Undecided Art Collective }

Today, Holly Cade and Rachael Berry went to visit the new ‘Art of Democracy’ Exhibition in the West Gallery at the Quay Arts Centre in Newport and loved it! We strongly recommend a visit!

‘The exhibition coincides with the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta, 750 years since De Montfort parliament, the 2015 UK election, and arrives at a time where we question the art of democratic debate.’

Two enormous thrones, seats of power by Paradox Paul and Maya Malfatti dominate the space – real show stoppers alongside some of their fabulous signature photo composites. Rachael couldn’t resist sitting on the seat entitled ‘Game of Thorns’ (she even took her shoes and socks off and let her hair down to look the part).
Daniel Roberts’ ‘Rename TTIP’ project is a particular highlight (incorporating a SPECTACULAR handmade printing press!) and a poignant collaboration between John Armstrong, Georgia Newman and…

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