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

Philip Watkins

I'm a painter.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #12: Julia Keenan

Julia Keenan is visual artist who works with materials to explore participatory systems of objects and environments. She is also an associate at ASPEX Portsmouth and CAS Arts Andover and regularly collaborates with museum and gallery spaces.

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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

RIVRE Gallerie Pop-Up Exhibition

25/09/2021   St. Petersburg, Florida  

RIVRE Gallerie is opening up a Pop-Up Exhibition this October 2021 at The Factory St.Pete, to celebrate the 2nd Saturday ArtWalk and the SHINE Mural Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida. With both events hosting thousands of viewers each year, we wanted to celebrate by opening up this exhibition to all artists!

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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

Stephen Carley

My work is completely concerned with context, process and materials. I make paintings, drawings and collages, often on a very large scale. I use the dark room as an experimental space, making camera less imagery and double exposed 35mm. I use Lo-Fi audio techniques collecting field recordings...

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News article

Queer Heterotopias: Summer 2021 exhibition

Brighton is a queer heterotopia – and we are celebrating it. The Ledward Centre's summer exhibition, produced by The Socially Engaged Art Salon [SEAS] in collaboration with the New York Centre for LGBTQ+ and the Preus Museum (Norway).

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Upcoming opportunity

ORBIT: Open Call for October Online Residencies for Emerging Artists

26/09/2021   Liverpool, Merseyside  

ORBIT is (for the timebeing) an online initiative, aiming to support and showcase the work of emerging artists and writers throughout the UK, with the initial aim of publishing reviews/articles and hosting residencies on a weekly basis. ORBIT hopes to act as a platform for discussion and collaboration between artists at all different stages of their career from all across the country.

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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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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

The Hepworth Wakefield Festive Mini-Market

26/09/2021   Wakefield, West Yorkshire  

Open call for designers, makers, artists and food and drink producers to take part in a series of Festive Mini-Markets at The Hepworth Wakefield this Winter: 20 – 21 Nov, 27 – 28 Nov & 4 – 5 Dec 2021, 10am – 5pm . Deadline: 26 September.

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Artist profile

Anna Stevens

Stevens works with experimental film and video art to discuss the absurd and the vulnerability of the body. Using low-tech filming techniques to imitate late 20th-century horror, the artist plays with black comedy to accentuate the body's corporeal reality and society's denial of this truth....

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #12: Alice Karveli

Alice Karveli is an interdisciplinary artist, incorporating painting, drawing, photography, sound, ​sculpture, installation, dance, and costume design into transformative performances. Originally from Athens, she has been based in London since 2014.

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Upcoming opportunity

Submit to the MASS! September: ANARCHIVIST

26/09/2021     

the MASS is a monthly online collection of discursive art, articles, opinions, prompts, thoughts, and questions, gathered in response to global issues. Released on the last day of each month, the MASS aims to provide a space for reflection, criticism, and a platform for art as activism the Mass is a non-monetised publication (we are not down with the capitalist agenda), and is free to access by all. Everyone is welcome to submit to the MASS: artists, thinkers, writers, worriers – people with opinions prepared to be critical. All we ask that submissions are offered in a spirit of openness. Our open call is now live for September 2021. the August MASS: ANARCHIVIST - "Archiving dreams of becoming ungovernable" Deadline 27th September @ 23:59 UK time.

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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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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

The rekalibrator

I designed the rekalibrator it's designed around the 3 ethics of permaculture

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #12: Sophie Bullen

Sophie Bullen's practice explores collaborative fiction-making, often centring projects around natural forms, such as rocks or islands. Her work considers how stories can evolve and adapt over time. She is also a co-founder of Freehold Projects, a support network which curated a series of events and exhibitions in Leeds City Centre.

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Upcoming opportunity

Call for artists, makers and wellness businesses for Manchester craft and wellbeing market

29/09/2021   Stretford, Manchester, Greater Manchester  

Naheed's Sparkle is delighted to bring the craft and wellbeing market to Stretford, Manchester this autumn!

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Upcoming opportunity

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #13

30/09/2021     

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CuratorSpace have adapted their artist bursary scheme to support artists in maintaining their art practice. Six bursaries of £250 will be awarded.

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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

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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Artist profile

Lyn Kirkland

Exploring the exciting properties of encaustic beeswax has been my passion for several years. First used by Ancient Egyptians as a painting medium, it saw a resurgence last century and has continued to flourish. Still relatively unknown in Europe, but once discovered, never forgotten. When I...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #12: Lola Awada

Lola Awada is a London-based multi-disciplinary artist creating across different media, including painting, sculpture, photography and photomontage. Her work is mostly inspired by the interconnectedness of everything with and within nature and explores spirituality, magic, fantasy and 'harsh realities'.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #12: Sarah Dixon

Based in Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sarah Dixon is a socially-engaged conceptual artist using a broad range of media to create participatory works. She has a particular interest in invisible rituals - how we use them in institutional and everyday settings, and how we can playfully reconstruct them to serve us. She is a founder member with Sharon Bennett of The Women's Art Activation System (WAAS).

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Artist profile

Jo Brown

Painter. I came to art comparatively late after a career in teaching, and child raising. BA(Hons) from Sheffield Hallam University. Studio artist at Dean Clough Halifax since 1995. I have exhibited widely since then and have work in public collections. My work is inspired by colour, the...

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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

Artist Studio Residency: Ian Cox at Artizan Gallery. Part of Devon Open Studios

Artizan Gallery, 7 Lucius Street, Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom
Exhibition
11/09/2021 to 27/09/2021

Welcoming Printmaker Ian Cox - Winner of the 2021 Artizan Studio Grant. As part of the Torbay Venue Grants, printmaker Ian Cox will be hosted at Artizan Gallery in their basement space for Devon Open Studios 2021. Here you'll be able to meet Ian, explore his work, and find out more about printmaking and his process.

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