Kate Mercer

Funding support by Arts Council of Wales – The Night Time Economy with S.J. Fowler

23 Dec 2015, Posted by kate_mercer in Newport, Night Time Economy, Out & About, S.J. Fowler, Work in progress

Afternoon all, So it is with a huge amount of excitement that I’m able to announce I’ve submitted a successful research and development  application to the Arts Council of Wales to work on a collaborative project on The Night Time Economy in Newport with London based international poet,…

Oh!Susannah – Contemporary Welsh design

17 Oct 2015, Posted by kate_mercer in Commercial, Out & About

Morning folks! A quick post from me today – I’m really proud to finally share some commercial work I’ve been working on with good friend and Welsh designer Susannah Bulpin over the last month or so, photographing her latest greeting card designs for Christmas 2015….

Artspark! Year 1 – Artists in the community

27 Jul 2015, Posted by kate_mercer in Out & About

Hello folks, This month saw the end to the first year of Artspark! in Caerphilly, which those of you who have read my blog posts before may be familiar with. An updated selection from all the workshop sessions are now available on my updated Artspark!…

So long The Project Space

20 Jul 2015, Posted by kate_mercer in Newport, Out & About

Morning all! So it was with a sad heart last week that after nearly 18 months, my time came to end at The Project Space in Newport, South Wales (GB). I’ve absolutely loved being involved with this project – artists working in their community is…

Reflections on a quiet Monday morning in the Port

18 May 2015, Posted by kate_mercer in Inspiration

Well hello folks! Just a quick post from me today – having taken a step back recently to focus on family and friends, today I find myself reflecting on recent work over coffee, Nick Drake and another rainy morning in Newport. Today’s post is written as an…