Event

Cultivate presents ReCultivate - a maximalist art show

On line via Organ magazine at www.organthing.com, United Kingdom
Exhibition
06/01/2021 to 06/01/2022

ReCultivate will be another carefully curated maximalist group show, ReCultivate will be the 12th online show from Cultivate and we think the 160th Cultivate show since painters Sean Worrall and Emma Harvey started it all ten years ago. 35 artists and 174 pieces of art waiting to be explored, recultivate...

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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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Artist profile

Leah

My daughter constantly inspires me to create, play and relish the joy, the curiosity, the happy accident and the mess. I aspire to curate curious worlds of colour, whimsy and joy; crossing seamlessly between mediums (i.e. photography, textiles, print) and blending the vintage, the nostalgic, the...

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News article

Exciting new sculpture to recognise the contribution made by the NHS during the pandemic

Leeds-based artist Paul Digby is raising money from the public to create a statue celebrating and commemorating the huge sacrifices made by nurses, NHS workers and frontline staff in the city during the 2020-21 Covid-19 pandemic.

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Curator profile

The Art House

The Art House provides studios and programmes offering time, space and support for artists and associates to develop their creative practice and progress their professional careers.

The Art House building is home to 50 artists' studios. We also have a three-bedroom accessible flat for...

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Upcoming opportunity

Contemporary Art Open Commission Call - East Yorkshire

18/06/2021   Sewerby, East Yorkshire  

The East Riding Visual Arts Uplift is proud to announce yet another contemporary artistic commission in collaboration with Sewerby Hall and Gardens for the year 2021/2022. There is an all inclusive commission fee of £8,000 available to the shortlisted artist to create a piece of contemporary artwork that is site specific and fits the below artistic brief.

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Event

CULTIVATE presents SELF - A show of self portraits

Organ magazine, London, United Kingdom
Exhibition
23/02/2021 to 23/02/2022

Cultivate presents Self - a carefully curated show of self portraits - an online show and 33 invited artists, mostly painters, one or two who paint with cameras or pencils or... A show curated by artists and Cultivate founders Sean Worrall and Emma Harvey.

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Artist profile

Joyce Branagh

I am a writer, director and performer working in Theatre, Digital and Audio.

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News article

Robert Lawrence: Climate Currency

Robert Lawrence of Ingrained Culture is a woodcarver based in Aberdeenshire. His work focuses on concerns around climate change and responsible ecology. He has recenty been working on a new arts, culture and tree planting initiative, Climate Currency, with the charity Reforesting Scotland.

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Upcoming opportunity

OPEN CALL | Melody

19/06/2021     

Celebrating Pride Month, TymeLapse Studio invites all LGBTQ+ artists to feature their work in "Melody".

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Curator profile

b-side

b-side is an arts organisation based in Dorset, UK. We work with and commission artists to make new site-responsive work revealing the marginal, often forgotten and less commercial aspects of our coastal towns and communities. We invite professional artists to make artworks in response to...

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Event

Cultivate presents Alright?

Cultivate, London, United Kingdom
Exhibition
16/03/2021 to 16/03/2022

Alright? Another carefully cultivated thoughtfully curated maximalist artist-led on-line group show featuring 200 pieces of art from 39 invited artists from all over the land and indeed the globe.

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Upcoming opportunity

OPEN CALL ARTISTS OF THE MONTH : PRIDE

20/06/2021   London  

This month we are looking to raise the visibility of the LGTBQ+ Community and Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion with Pride!

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Artist profile

Frank Walters

Frank was trained at Horsey art School and went on to spend a successful career in advertising as a top Creative Director. Today he is the resident watercolour Tutor at Kew Studio. He brings his personable and entertaining style to the noble art of watercolour landscape painting with...

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News article

Shane Finan: The Wood Wide Web

Shane Finan is an interactive digital media artist and project manager based in Ireland. His artworks explore contemporary theory on technology, place and more-than-human relationships. His rescheduled residency in Northumberland explores the interconnectivity between forests, communities, technologies, and how much more poignant that has become post-pandemic.

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Upcoming opportunity

Cupola 30 - paid opportunity for artists

20/06/2021   Sheffield, South Yorkshire  

Cupola is seeking 10 artists to deliver 'one day' broadly accessible artistic activity / events / interventions over a period of 10 weeks starting in July this year 2021. This is a paid opportunity.

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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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Event

Cultivate presents Next (Au Suivant)

On line via Cultivate Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Exhibition
21/04/2021 to 21/04/2022

Next (Au Suivant) – Another Cultivate on-line group show, a maximalist thing. Next features 38 artists from all over the land and indeed the globe, over 200 pieces of art waiting to be explored on your computer screen. An artist-led show.

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Artist profile

Silvia Gentili

Silvia Gentili is an Italian artist and independent curator. She gained an MA Photography from London College of Communication, and previous to that a BA in Anthropology (University of the Studies of Rome La Sapienza) and a Diploma in Photography (IED Rome).

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Mark Tamer

Mark Tamer is an experimental photographer working with both analogue and digital mediums. Through his work he aims to find a balance between chance and control, construction and destruction, signal and noise.

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Upcoming opportunity

ARTISTS RESPONDING TO ... Art & Literature Responding to Environmental, Political and Social Issues

20/06/2021   London  

June - Issue 10 of a free online and printed publication which uses creative depictions or literature to highlight current world issues, news and movements that aren't getting the attention that they deserve. A political and environmental platform to help ignite conversations and spread awareness through visual and written poetic responses.

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Upcoming opportunity

Curating Futures - Creative Online Community

20/06/2021   Norwich, Norfolk  

Curating Futures is an opportunity to work in collaboration with the curator, Shannon Skye Robinson, to join and build an online creative community. This is a participatory project where artists can connect with other creatives, share resources, advice and support one another. There are possibilities of exhibiting work in virtual exhibitions, taking part in artist Q&A's, takeovers, workshops and writing blog posts.

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Event

Thought the Looking Glass - Online Workshop on self-portraiture

online
Workshop
20/05/2021 to 24/06/2021

The purpose of this workshop is to develop a method through research, focus on goals, and technical and aesthetic choices that will allow creating a photographic/video project based on self-portraiture.

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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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Artist profile

ZOË.E.ADAMS

Modern, semi abstract impressionist artist with colour and pattern dominating the choice of subject. Seeking opportunities to display work in public spaces. Office spaces, apartments, restaurants, hotels and cafés as well as the very personal place we call home. Printer and team available for...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Tim Shore

Tim Shore is a visual artist living in Derby. He works with moving image, site-specific installation, drawing and books. He is particularly interested in the histories and narratives of the marginal, ephemeral and overlooked, and how luck, chance and anxiety can be embodied in his work.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Jonathon Beaver

Jonathon Beaver is an animator, embroiderer and arts educator based in Liverpool. He uses traditional crafts, particularly textiles used to mark family occasions and decorate homes, to evoke diverse family units. His practice often stitches and blends language, words and motifs that connect, root and bind us to places and to memories.

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Artist profile

David Sowerby

I am a visual artist, taking material influence from my context and the technology I encounter; I make works that begin and end with the body, seasoned with an existential narrative.

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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

2020 - Art Exhibition

AIR Gallery, 30 Grosvenor Road, Altrincham, United Kingdom
Exhibition
28/05/2021 to 19/06/2021

2020 is an exhibition celebrating the best of North West Graduates form the 2020 year!

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