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

O. Yemi Tubi (MOYAT)

I am a graphic designer and a visual artist. I work mostly in oil on canvas but work sometimes with acrylic and water colour. Most of my recent paintings were influenced political and social upheaval of our world today and the works of the Renaissance artists. I do not like artworks to be just...

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News article

George Sfougaras: Light in the Darkness

The installation, 'Light in the Darkness' symbolises the fragility of life and the power of hope and remembrance. Both tents (one exhibited at Leicester Museum & Art Gallery and the other touring various venues including the Leicester Unitarian Chapel) represent the common need for shelter by all exiled and displaced people and the responsibility to remember those lost.

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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

Open call for 2 Polish and 1 German artists for a residency in Kraków, Poland

30/07/2021   Krakow  

We are looking for 2 Polish and 1 German artists to complete a group of 6 Polish and German artists that will work, live and create together in Krakow, Poland this September!

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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

John Adams

John Adams Expressionist Painter ”Art should be guided by our inner truth” John Adams is a full time professional artist living in Cobh. He is an active campaigner for the arts. John worked painting sets in theater for 16 years. Having run squatted art galleries in London in...

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News article

Ones To Watch: CuratorSpace prizewinners

May 2021 saw the opening of the Ones to Watch exhibition by Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, an annual open exhibition showcasing the best of Yorkshire's graduate artists. The exhibition brought together work by artists from across disciplines, from painting to sculpture, film, photography, ceramics, and design.

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Upcoming opportunity

Online drawing project (Seven x Seven x Seven)

30/07/2021   online  

(Q+I) are expanding their brand of collaborative online drawing experiments. Would you like to join us?

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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

Call for traders, artists & makers - Leeds Flea and Craft Market

30/07/2021   Leeds, West Yorkshire  

We are excited to be hosting our flea and craft market in Leeds on Sunday 1 August!

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Artist profile

Dimitra Bouritsa

Visual artist_painter of imaginary landscapes with a fairy tale touch where surreal characters entagle in several situations

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News article

Timothea Armour: This is Moth Death

This Is Moth Death by Timothea Armour is the first of four new audio works commissioned for Beacon Tower by Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop.

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Upcoming opportunity

Carlo Mierendorff Preis

30/07/2021   Darmstadt  

Der Carlo Mierendorff Preis ist Teil von "Projection/Projektion", einer internationalen Partnerschaft zwischen der Darmstädter Sezession aus Darmstadt und Blue Star Contemporary aus San Antonio, Texas. Es werden insgesamt drei Wettbewerbe durchgeführt, die Gewinner werden in beiden Städten präsentiert und erhalten Geldpreise. /// The Carlo Mierendorff Prize is part of "Projection/Projektion", an international partnership between Darmstädter Sezession of Darmstadt, Germany and Blue Star Contemporary of San Antonio, Texas. A total of three comeptitions is held, winners will be presented in both cities and receive cash prizes.

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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

Cultivate presents Saturation - a maximalist group show

On-line, hosted by Organ magazine, London
Exhibition
23/06/2021 to 22/06/2022

The latest in terms of the carefully curated series of on-line art exhibitions from the London-based artist-led thing that is Cultivate, a group show called Saturation, featuring around 200 pieces of work from 37 artists.

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Artist profile

Deb Cooper Textile Art

Deb Cooper is an enthusiastic Mix Media Textile Artist with a passion for stitch and texture. Often using natural forms and dyes in her work. Producing bespoke pieces of art, cards, cushions, handcrafted books and boxes. She also sells hand dyed scarfs, fabrics and papers. Deb offers...

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News article

Zain Al-Sharaf Wahbeh: The Image as an Archive

Beneath the visible national territory of Jaffa-Tel Aviv lies the contested urban arena of Al-Manshiyya. This long-forgotten neighbourhood offers a layered playing field of territorial tug-of wars, paramilitary clashes, punitive demolitions, and gentrified overwrites. Because Al-Manshiyya has faced a rigorous urban evolution under the Israeli occupation since its establishment in 1948, this neighbourhood best exemplifies some of the most violent practices of cultural annihilation in Palestine.

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Upcoming opportunity

CONTEMPORARY | OPEN CALL

31/07/2021   London  

Have you ever wondered if your art is good enough? There is no secret that most of the artists have this inner dialogue where they ask questions and compare their work with those of their idols and this brings a lot of confusion and anxiety- “Is My Work Good Enough, Is It Contemporary”?

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Upcoming opportunity

Fabric of Photography: Call for art writers

31/07/2021   Oxford, Oxfordshire  

Fabric of Photography is a physical exhibition which will be based in Oxfordshire as part of PhotoOxford in October 2021.

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Event

Inch by IN:CH

Frome Museum, North Parade, Frome, Somerset, United Kingdom
Exhibition
03/07/2021 to 03/10/2021

Artist-led travelling exhibition, bringing contemporary art out of galleries, into community areas across South West UK, including Frome Festival. 11 artists tour work in an outward spiral, engaging the public with events.

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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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Artist profile

Sarah Sharpe

I am a I am interested in the experiences of women, in particular being a mother, and the mother/child relationship. I am influenced by archetypal material, and images and feelings within my internal landscape. I work intuitively, often in oil paint but also with found objects.

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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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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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Artist profile

Rachel Gomme

Artist working in performance and installation, with a special focus on durational performance, site-specific performance and one-to-one interactions

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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

WORM

Exhibition
04/07/2021 to 31/07/2021

Our virtual gallery, Zest Hall brings together a diverse group of 19 artists from all around the world whose practices concentrates on digital media as their primary medium.

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