The Print Room

Blink and you’ll miss it: a unique happening at THE PRINT ROOM. One of the most happening new venues for art, fringe theatre and performance in London, The Print Room in Notting Hill offers provocative and challenging spectacles and sounds. Currently showing is Triptych by Opera Erratica:  three short operas...

WILD TING! short video trailer

Wild Ting - fresh grass shoe by Anne Tilby  from the Tortured Soles collection

Now a neater compilation of Sex, Clogs & Rock 'n' Roll TORTURED SOLES: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5n17ALZ2i8&feature=youtu.be    

WORKS IN PROGRESS -

AT fountain 4s

Here are my sculpture proposals and designs for the White Water Wave Centre, Waltham Cross as a heritage gateway for  the Olympic Water Park. SHORTLISTED  TO  THE  FINAL  TWO  but I just lost... so  now available -  sculpture designs to realise in steel  ! Three versions of  lively spouting waves with compound...

TRASH FACTORY CPD DAYS

studio Trash Factory, Anne Tilby

For practising teachers, workshop leaders and facilitators interested in craft and design using  scrap and recycled materials to promote sustainable design and planet care! Activities suitable for teaching ages  from 8  through to adults! Workshops fulfil key stages 2, 3, 4 and more, challenging imagination through modelling and problem-solving,  introducing and combining traditional and...

Jean Paul Gaultier at the Barbi’ 2014

lace network dress

Talking , blinking, winking mannequins ! dramatic lighting and projections .... an exciting and  theatrical exhibition of the art  and humor of Jean Paul Gaultier at the Barbican. Unbelievably prolific and imaginative !   There are Eiffel stiletto shoes  ( like my Tortured Soles ...hurrah) Feathered Mohecans, so un-French, a...

Alternative uses for the redundant shoe…

Bertie Bassett - a classic  designer sweet

A tribute to Bertie Bassett: classic designer sweeties ! Spanish photo-journalist Amaia Porteiro, has written a piece "When Shoes are Mirrors".  Amaia is based in Barcelona. Thank you Amaia. Accessorise !  The Sugar Shoe: a great mobile  or vibrator holder... I can feel another opera coming on : "THE MAGIC BOOT"...

BAD BEHAVIOUR

peggy shoe by anne tilby

Opening Thursday 10th October   2013  BAD BEHAVIOUR   shots and press here! a  group exhibition and activities at Brixton East, 100 Barrington Rd, Brixton, London Sw9 7JF. Open Friday 11th  'til Saturday 19th October 11am – 6pm Art  attriuted to a music track  in a restored factory space, Brixton East...

LOST SOLES & RIFF RAFF

Shitshu by Anne Tilby 
media:dung

Shoe Guru Tilby is back in town TORTURED SOLES collaborates with LOST SOLES & RIFF-RAFF THEATRE Covent Garden as part of the London Design Festival 2013 Join us at 38 Earlham Street  London WC2H 9LH Exhibition and events run from the evening of 14-20th September: Gallery noon til 6pm and theatre:...

WICK : TORTURED SOLES 28/6/2013

properly worn shoe

This front image of the hob nail boot is from a Museum of the Clearances.  Amazing histories and objects worthy of another blog ! As far north as we have ever been in Scotland  -  Tilby's  Tortured Soles are currently showing at Lyth  Art Centre, curated by William Williamson until...

YOU TUBE watch TORTURED SOLES DVD

Following two foot operations  Anne Tilby created a new shoe collection. Revenge on the shoe. TORTURED SOLES. http://youtu.be/Qiu8c6DuyKc The exhibition is at 23AFrith Street London W1 until 16th June 2013, then TORTURED SOLES  occupies BOOKARTBOOKSHOP  playing "shoe shop" from 6 to 28 July BOOKARTBOOKSHOP   17 Pitfield St, Hoxton, London N1 Simultaneously...