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...

Read more

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.

Read more

Artist profile

Elephantman

I am a street sculptor on a mission to persuade humans that elephants and other animals deserve to be more than just 'things' as they currently are under the law.

Read more

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.

Read more

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...

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

Above & Below - Land's End arts-science group residency

20/10/2021   Lands End, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly  

Above & Below: Lands End Group Artist Residency (November 7th - 11th, 2021). A fantastic opportunity to spend time with like-minded people in the awe-inspiring location of Lands End, Cornwall, the UK's most Westerly point. This fascinating arts-science-heritage opportunity is curated to inspire art practitioners, researchers and thinkers alike.

Read more

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.

Read more

Artist profile

Steph Shipley

Places that exude a sense of past, a public fascia and private interior; where a gap or an interval might pervade their decline or revival, are an ongoing source of enquiry. Familiar but often estranged or transitory, I examine how such sites of heterotopia simultaneously reflect and disturb...

Read more

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).

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

Mirror Mirror on the Wall

21/10/2021   Online  

Mirror Mirror on the Wall will be a group show of 39 artists in The House of Smalls (House II). This is a call for miniature and small art, the title and theme of which is very much open to interpretation.

Read more

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...

Read more

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.

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

The Next Thing Moving Image Award

22/10/2021   Bury, Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester  

The Next Thing Moving Image Award is now open for submissions. Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre is inviting recent graduates of UK fine art courses and alternative art school students whose practice has a focus towards moving image to enter this exciting opportunity.

Read more

Artist profile

Ally Clark

A mixed media artist with a strong background in photography. My practice concentrates on experimenting with ways of combining and presenting photography and digital images with other mediums and focuses around the concept of viewing things with a fresh eye in a world where our boundaries of...

Read more

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.

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

Artists in Residency Armenia

23/10/2021   Yerevan  

Artists in residency program in Yerevan/Armenia 2021.

Read more

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...

Read more

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.

Read more

Artist profile

Katie Lee

I’m an interdisciplinary artist based in London, originally from Yorkshire. My current practice explores blurring boundaries between the interior and exterior and the natural, digital, and man made world.

Read more

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.

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

Call for Submissions | textur - issue 4

24/10/2021     

textur magazine's 4th issue on the topic of bureaucracy will be published online and in risoprint in December 2021.

Read more

Upcoming opportunity

ORBIT: Open Call for November Instagram Residencies for Emerging Artists

24/10/2021   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.

Read more

Event

Creel | Sea Change

87 Gallery, 87 Princes Avenue, Hull, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Exhibition
24/09/2021 to 17/12/2021

SEA CHANGE

Read more

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...

Read more

Artist profile

Rachelle Harrigan

Primarily a ceramic artist who likes to try new things and push the boundaries. A mature cheddar on the cheese board of formal art education and will be staring an MA in Visual Practice in October 2021.

Read more

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'.

Read more

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).

Read more

Artist profile

Kevin Lycett

I mostly paint, draw and print. While usually figurative my subjects are rarely quite human. I'm also interested in landscape that bears the oft-troubling traces of human presence. These are dark times. I feel perpetually shocked that we have ended up here. I try to explore this in my work. I...

Read more

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.

Read more

Event

Not many people here yet - solo exhibition by Teresa Williams

Wolfson College, University of Oxford, Linton Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
Exhibition
11/10/2021 to 10/12/2021

Exhibited as part of Photo Oxford 2021. A playfully nostalgic unveiling of friendship and shared experiences across time. It is a story of journeys before and during a time when the world’s travel stopped.

Read more