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

Pink and grAy (Sylvia Causer and Andrea Freeman)

Pink and grAy (Sylvia Causer and Andrea Freeman) are a Live Art/Performance Art Duo based in the North of England. We met whilst studying for M.A. Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University and discovered that we hold shared ideas and concerns. We have worked together professionally since 2014,...

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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

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

Bees Don't Make Lemonade - Kitchen Gallery Exhibition

23/09/2021   Moseley, West Midlands  

Zest Hall provides a free opportunity for emerging and professional artists with the Kitchen Gallery Open Call, our first in-person exhibition.

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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

Thomas George Clarke

I am a 38 year old man originally from a small hamlet in Worcestershire. I have been in London for 17 years. My degree was in design and packaging. I dabbled with screen printing - then came to painting a few years back. My work is instinctive and deeply rooted in the subconscious. I let the...

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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

Call for Traders, Makers & Artists for the Leeds Plastic Free and Vegan Makers Market

23/09/2021   Alwoodley, Leeds, West Yorkshire  

We are excited to be hosting our first plastic free and vegan makers ethical market in Alwoodley, Leeds on Sunday 26 September!

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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

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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Artist profile

Andrea Hobson

Winner of art battle Manchester Dec 2018 and a long standing student of Artworks art school on Halifax. I have my own studio at home where I work. I have had an exhibition Hebden Bridge which launched my art business. I show work locally in Halifax and have commissions on the go most of the...

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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

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

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 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

E Gabriel Edvy

E Gabriel Edvy is a multi-disciplined artist living in London, with a background in filmmaking, sound, painting, and photography. She combines analog and digital processes, using organic elements, and combines these disciplines into richly textured pieces for music videos, experimental short...

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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

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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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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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

Simone Williams

Fine Artist based in North Wales and currently enrolled on the MA Fine Art Degree at Bangor University. Specialising in Sculpture, installation and digital art. Dealing with environmental and ecological themes

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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

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.

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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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