Event

Arnup Studios Christmas Open Weekend

Arnup Studios, Panman Lane, Holtby, York, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Art fair
03/12/2022 to 04/12/2022

Join the resident artists at Arnup Studios for a relaxed weekend in our countryside studios in Holtby. Avoid the Christmas crowds and rush, and buy original and hand-crafted Christmas gifts direct from the artists.

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Case study

Case study: The Dispensary Gallery

The Dispensary Gallery is a research-led art gallery in Wrexham. Its dynamic programme of exhibitions and events brings together local, national and international artist-researchers, providing a supportive hub and a space to display their work.

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Artist profile

Loraine Monk

My visual arts practice derives from a sense of place and community anchored in politics and experiences of a working-class background. Printing offers me the materiality and medium to experiment with images of strength and violence, representing tactile anger in keeping with present...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #17: Erika Cann

Erika Cann's work investigates place through accounts and narrative, both historical and contemporary, within the guides and maps of an area. She navigates the environment through climbing - pushing, pulling, jamming and squeezing her way up and through time, geologies and accumulated narratives. The work takes the form of photography, film, and printmaking, which is often imbued with language.

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Curator profile

Alex Hetherington

I sustain a visual art practice (with an emphasis on the moving image, performance, text and sculpture) through various positions as artist, curator, programmer and writer, and often work under a title or pseudonym, for example Modern Edinburgh Film School, Neon John and ‘The Men and...

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Upcoming opportunity

Vogue | 5th Edition | Call For Artists

02/12/2022   London  

What is the right approach to contemporary art when there is so much going on?

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Event

Irina Hoble: Surrey Artists Open Studio

Exhibition
26/11/2022 to 04/12/2022

I will be showing a collection of my current artwork, mainly abstract, medium size and mainly acrylics. Abstract expressionist type artwork with lots of mark-making and intriguing depictions of nature inspired pieces, in a variety of sizes, mediums and colours.

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Artist profile

Robert P. Clarke

Robert P. Clarke is a new media artist using photography, video, sound, digital media, drawing and performance. His main influences are figurative works, everyday life and capturing a moment or action. Clarke has exhibited widely in the United Kingdom in Galleries and has been published...

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Case study

Case Study: The Kent Downs AONB

The Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a nationally protected landscape stretching from the white cliffs of Dover to the Surrey and London border. With ancient bluebell woodlands, rugged chalk coastline, internationally rare chalk grassland, and ragstone villages, there is beauty to explore all year round. The North Downs Way National Trail, one of 15 national trails in England and Wales, is home to the arts trail, and much of it follows the legendary Pilgrims Way from Canterbury to Winchester.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #17: Kitty McKay

Kitty McKay is an artist, researcher and social practitioner currently working with groups and other collaborators to produce live and interactive community workshops concerned with mapping, walking, queerness and archiving. She works across media in academic and creative writing, video, DJing, collaging, radio production, and performance.

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Upcoming opportunity

Sculpture Lounge, Holmfirth, need a freelance Clay Sculpture tutor

02/12/2022   Holmfirth, West Yorkshire  

Sculpture Lounge Ltd is seeking an inspirational sculptor or ceramicist to lead the clay hand-building classes at our growing clay school. Sculpture Lounge is an arts organisation with a specialism in 3-dimensional art forms. We have an exhibition schedule and education program which aims to provide exciting, memorable and top quality art experiences to the public. Our building is home to around twenty professional artists.

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Curator profile

Alice Bradshaw

Alice Bradshaw is an artist, curator and writer. She is interested in discarded, everyday materials and words. Recycling and repetition are important strategies in her work, which sets up a dialogue around the value of rubbish through objects, publications, exhibitions and events. Alice's...

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Upcoming opportunity

East Dulwich Art Market

04/12/2022   London  

Brand new art market in East Dulwich, Southwark, launching in October and taking place in November and December.

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Event

F*ck Socks, Buy Art!

Pearl and Coutts Studios, Level 3 and 4, 9B Queens Yard, Hackney Wick, United Kingdom
Exhibition
03/12/2022 to 04/12/2022

F*CK SOCKS, BUY ART! Open Studios at Pearl & Coutts Studios, Hackney Wick

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Artist profile

Malvika Bose

I am an artist based in Berkshire, United Kingdom. I aim to create pieces which touch a cord, compel the viewer to emphasise, connect with the creation on an emotional level. I love to portray my subject in brilliant colour, design and my compositions try to invoke positive emotions for the viewer.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #17: Caroline Jane Harris

Caroline Jane Harris explores an expansive interest in photography, printmaking and the apparatuses and technologies of image formation from mechanical to digital means. Through a critical and process-based engagement, she explores materiality, image-making, digitality and the artist’s hand, to examine contemporary questions around our relationship with natural environments in the information age.

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Case study

Case Study: Fronteer

Fronteer is run by Michael and Sharon Borkowsky and began as a freelance arts initiative to provide exhibition spaces and host open calls for artists. In October 2020 they opened a gallery of their own; Fronteer Gallery in Sheffield and have established the annual art prize 'The Fronteer Open'.

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Upcoming opportunity

Destination Dartmoor - Arts-Heritage Group Residency

04/12/2022   Bracken Tor, Okehampton, Devon, Devon  

Destination Dartmoor - Group Artist Residency (23 - 26 Jan 2023). A fantastic opportunity to spend time with like-minded people in the inspiring location of Bracken Tor nestled on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in walking distance from the newly reopened Okehampton Railway Station. This fascinating opportunity is curated to inspire art practitioners, researchers and thinkers alike.

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Curator profile

Karen Sherwood

Cupola Contemporary Art was established in 1991 and has grown to become on eof the largest most highly respected privately run contemporary art galleries in the North of England.  With a reputation for quality shows and innovation, the gallery regualrly hosts approximately 10 themed or solo...

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Upcoming opportunity

// CALLING artists - PATTERN PoWOWer //

04/12/2022     

CALLing artists for an on-line exhibition and zine on the theme of Pattern PoWOWer. DEADLINE 4th December 2022

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Event

Mindful Photography Participatory Project

Online, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Workshop
07/03/2022 to 05/12/2022

A five week online participatory photography project to explore how photography can help you take notice and slow down. The project takes influences from the senses, words and nature to inspire images. No photography experience or special equipment is required. This is not a training course but for clients who wish to take some time out for themselves.

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Artist profile

Chris Reynolds

Bath Academy of Art – BA(Hons) Sculpture/Printmaking St Helens College of Art – 2 year Foundation. Dip AD Much of my work is based upon nature, memory, impressions, my everyday surroundings and chance occurrences....

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #17: Vicki Bennett

Under the name 'People Like Us', artist Vicki Bennett has been making work available via CD, DVD and vinyl releases, radio broadcasts, concert appearances, gallery exhibits and online streaming and distribution since 1992. She sees sampling and collage as folk art sourced from the palette of contemporary media and technology, with all of the sharing and cross-referencing incumbent to a populist form.

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Upcoming opportunity

// Open Call for writers, composers and poets on the theme of pattern //

04/12/2022     

We are looking for a creative written response on the topic of "PATTERN" for inclusion in the on-line art zine and social media space www.haus-a-rest.com. DEADLINE 4th December 2022

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Case study

Case Study: Benji Appleby-Tyler

Benji Appleby-Tyler is an emerging artist turned curator, who is currently studying Fine Art at University. He create an open call on CuratorSpace to work with other artists on his participatory project 'IDEA Portable Protest Kit'. Artists followed instructions to construct a 'soap box' and create an individual performance which was collated into a showreel.

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Curator profile

Saltaire Inspired

Saltaire Inspired is an ambitious arts charity, creating quality contemporary arts events in unique settings.

We have a vision to establish Saltaire as an internationally recognised centre for the visual arts, inspiring people of all ages and...

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Event

Business training courses for artists

online
Workshop
23/11/2022 to 07/12/2022

Creatives from South Yorkshire can access online and face to face courses in starting and running a business, including social media, with the WEA. Follow the links to see if you are eligible to attend for free. New courses in 2023 planned.

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Artist profile

Franceska McCullough

Professional fine artist specialising in drawing reflections, painting nature, sculpting the universe and model making miniatures while also tutoring and sharing my passion for the arts.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #17: Monika Dutta

Monika Dutta's practice derives from a cross-disciplinary approach to methods and materials and embraces the disciplines of moving image; photography; drawing; sculpture; constructed textiles; performance and activism, producing works that collectively map relationships between the tangible natural environment and the constructed realities of a culture driven by technology.

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Artist profile

Paul Stafford

Award winning artist Paul Stafford has represented the UK in exhibitions in New York, Boston, Berlin and Tokyo. Graduating from 'The Slade School' as 'The Years Most Promising Student' Paul is an elected member of the Royal Society of British Sculptors and an Honorary Fellow of Kingston...

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Case study

Case Study: ARTbound

ARTbound is an arts organisation, developed and managed by photographer and curator, Meg Oxford. It began in 2014 and primarily creates events and exhibitions, by building partnerships with other art organisations, galleries and creative venues, to support artists in showing and selling their work.

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Event

English Riviera Winter Exhibition

Artizan Collective, Unit 5 Fleet Walk Shopping Centre, Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom
Exhibition
13/11/2022 to 24/12/2022

A Feast of Art on the English Riviera.

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