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Joyce Treasure

Mixed media artist

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The Invisible Hand

Fig 1 – The Invisible Hand “The Invisible Hand” is an art object created out of the 2nd phase of Birmingham School of Art’s Swop Shop Programme. SWOP SHOP will pop up in Selfridges Birmingham between 21st – 30th September 2018, as part of Birmingham’s Live and Loud. I have been working in collaboration with […]

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03 August – 23rd August ITSBIGANDITSRACINGTOWARDSYOUW106RPARTISTIC Group Show. To help develop the artistic abilities, communication and social skills of artists that need any additional #support. Crows Nest Gallery, London, W10 6RP  

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EXHIBITION Hymns by Joyce Treasure Join me and over 100 other artists, over 11 venues part of Birmingham Open Studios 2018. #biminghamopen2018   We are #422CustardFactory A Group of six: visual artists, designer-maker, graphic visual artist. joyce treasure alexi_k_artist al.leeming lfmartworks parshotamandsons stephen_earlrogers Unit 422Custardd Factory, Gibbs Street, B9 4AA 3rd and 4th August. Fri 12-6.30 […]

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All The Produce Of The Land

Having completed and passed the first year of my BA (Hons) Black Studies at Birmingham City University, I welcome the summer holidays with glee. I got through…  YES!! Hard work for my right sided art brain, but it’s all good. I am thrilled to share my latest news… as a consequence of course material and a collaboration […]

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Gone With The Wind

Gone With The Wind by Joyce Treasure is a nod to the epic civil war film set in Atlanta Georgia, Gone With The Wind, starring Vivien Leigh and Clarke Gable. Given the civil war setting of the movie, there are few roles or scenes that depict the authentic struggles of black people in the south. […]

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I created this untitled mixed media piece that reflected women I had been reading about. The women that had the courage to speak out against injustice in the face of falling out of the system and the social boundaries placed on them. I wrote a poem to accompany the art piece. In a way, it […]

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Seville Great House

Washington, Vinell and Bill are in the yard working. The pigs are being fed. A routine that begins predawn as the cocks crow, signalling 24 hrs. When I wake up to greet them a couple of hours later, it’s 7 am. I ask my brother in laws, where is Seville Great House? I want to […]

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Wicked White Witch of Rose Hall

Rose Hall Facts get swallowed up and regurgitated for what purpose? How do we measure an understanding so that we may operate from a point of truth? And when there is a fabrication for the purpose of poetic licence is it the duty of the author to make it clear that the entertainment is fictional? […]

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DNA Freya part 3

Christmas 2015 my daughter Freya bought me a DNA kit from

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DNA Joyce part 2

On the 10th March 2016, I received the results from my ancestry DNA test, a Christmas present from Freya my daughter. It arrived a couple of days before my mom’s birthday and shortly afterwards on 25th March my dad passed away. My mom had also passed away 25 years earlier, so it was and still […]

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