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Screenshot of Tide by Ruth Broadbent in the exhibition Ecologies of Drawing: In Situ

Ecologies of Drawing: In Situ

A still image from my recent work, Tide, has been selected for Ecologies of Drawing: In…

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The Walkbook front cover of book with an image looking up into trees on a red background.

Walking a Line for The Walkbook

Walking a Line: Encounters through drawing (a sensory engagement with the ground) is a…

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Abstract reflections of woodland in stream (Terminalia)

Terminalia: Salt Way boundary walk

I met up with artist and friend, Rhiannon Evans, for a Terminalia walk on 23 February. We…

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Screenshot of 'Groundlines and Puddle Worlds: maps as records of real and imaginary worlds' by Ruth Broadbent (Living Maps Review, Issue 12, Spring 2022, Mapworks) with red text and Puddle Worlds map image.

Groundlines and Puddle Worlds: maps as records of real and imaginary worlds

‘Groundlines and Puddle Worlds: maps as records of real and imaginary worlds', an article…

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Pen in process of drawing with sand on paper for T I D E (2021, video still image)

watermarks, tide, drawing and mapping water

Thoughts on recent works, ‘Watermarks, From the Water’s Edge’ (Walking The Land) and TIDE…

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Image of Ruth Broadbent drawing on rocky beach with sea in background (2021)

November News and Updates

Latest updates including three artworks selected for #WalkCreate Gallery, thoughts on…

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hyphæ drawing collective / Letting it settle - a meandering line cuts between the words, like a path or trace. Ten names appear in the lower left and the exhibition title, Letting it Settle, to the right of the line.

Letting it settle – hyphæ drawing collective

Letting it settle is an exhibition of new work by hyphæ drawing collective, a group of…

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Ruth Broadbent Drawing Activity for Prespa 2021 Image and Text

Walking a Line: Encounters Through Drawing (Prespa 2021): UPCOMING EVENT

Register for my free online drawing activity, Walking a Line: Encounters Through Drawing,…

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Catching Sunlight in glass sphere

Place Time Material: UPCOMING EXHIBITION

For the past year, I’ve been involved with a group of walking artists, creating artwork…

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Drawing Trees Canopy

Drawing Trees for Urban Tree Festival 2021

I have created two activities for the Urban Tree Festival this year, a video, Zooming In:…

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