Event

Cultivate presents #43Artists - a group show

Locaton:on-line via Organ magazine, London, United Kingdom
Type:Exhibition
Date:13/04/2020 to 31/12/2020

#43ARTISTS is the seventh on-line show from Cultivate and we think the 154th Cultivate show in all, #43Artists is a carfully curated on-line show featuring 43 artits and over 230 pieces of work

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Case study

Case Study: ARTbound

Published: 19/03/2019  

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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Artist profile

Sarah Grant

I am an artist living in Glasgow and work for the NHS as an Art Therapist in mental health and addictions. I studied Painting at Glasgow School of Art and am originally from Leeds.

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News article

Paul Digby: The Imagined City

Published: 16/10/2020  

Leeds based artist, Paul Digby is curating a drawing and painting show at the Corn Exchange featuring work by Leeds artists who have responded to the city before, during and after lockdown.

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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

American Gothic -- 90th Anniversary project

Deadline: 31/10/2020   Location:   

2020 sees the 90th anniversary of the painting American Gothic by Grant Wood. In August 1930 Grant Wood spotted the Gothic or Venetian style of window glazing bars at the front of an otherwise ordinary house in a small town in Iowa. Working against the conceit of the architectural style he embarked on a conceptual art project to portray the kind of person for whom, he imagined the house might have been built. This call is about your conceptual journey from Grant Wood's image to a work that you are submitting.

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Artist profile

Emma Rothera Photography

I am a multi award winning professional landscape, nature and travel photographer, artist, writer, speaker, educator and entrepreneur

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Event

CULTIVATE presents So Why Not Do It Again?

Type:Exhibition
Date:19/08/2020 to 31/12/2020

Cultivate presents So Why Not Do It Again? An on-line contemporary art exhibition during these times of lockdown (are we still in lockdown?) 43 carefully selected artists, 260 pieces of art....

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News article

Maria Mollohan: Not a degree show

Published: 09/10/2020  

Maria Mollohan is a mature student and was studying printmaking on the 4th year of a degree course in Contemporary Art at GMIT Centre for Creative Arts and Media when lockdown happened, leaving her without access to the equipment that she needed to create her work.

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Upcoming opportunity

Youth Residency (16- 24years) at Academy Mews Studios

Deadline: 31/10/2020   Location: London, London  

Academy Mews Dance Studios, as part of the Camden and London community, is seeking to support more artists in the development and advancement of their creative journeys by creating a 2021 Artists Residency Programme.

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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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Upcoming opportunity

Co.Curation: Distanced Domestic

Deadline: 31/10/2020   Location: Hackney, London  

Started in 2018 by artists Mila Fan and Marley Treloar, Co.Curation aims to engage contemporary artists with a platform for experimentation through online peer networks, collaborative exhibitions, residencies, and publications. Supporting over 30 international artists, Co.Curation works with a rotating group of artists and curators each bringing their unique set of skills and experiences to the project.

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Artist profile

Allison and Adrian James

Image and Stitch is a collaboration between a photographer - Adrian James - and a textile artist -Allison James

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News article

The Cultural Institute: Beyond Measure?

Published: 08/10/2020  

The Cultural Institute forges partnerships between the University of Leeds and creative and cultural partners, for research, engagement & student opportunity. We thrive on ideas from the creative and cultural sector, and nurture partnership between arts professionals, researchers and students from all disciplines.

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Event

Cyanotype Workshop Via Zoom. Card-Making with kit

Type:Workshop
Date:06/11/2020

12-2pm Fri 6th Nov online workshop via Zoom. UK only. Including kit to make 12 cards.

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Upcoming opportunity

apexart NYC Open Call

Deadline: 31/10/2020   Location: New York City  

apexart is accepting exhibition proposals for its NYC Open Call from October 1-31, 2020. Proposals must be for group exhibitions consisting of at least 3 artists working independently. The four winning proposals will become apexart exhibitions presented at apexart’s NYC space as part of its 2021-22 exhibition season. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience level or location, are invited to submit a proposal online. Four winning proposals will each receive an exhibition budget of up to $10,000, staff support, and be part of the next apexart exhibition season.

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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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Upcoming opportunity

Shop Local Open Call

Deadline: 01/11/2020   Location:   

This Christmas it is even more important we support our local and national independent businesses instead of purchasing gifts from large corporate sites. If you run an independent business with an online shop, we would like to invite you to submit to our Shop Local online Digital Mall!

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Artist profile

Symoné

I'm a circus artist, dancer and performance artist. Currently based in the U.K. but work internationally. Skills: Voguing, Multiple Hula Hooping (up to 50), Rollerskate (dance and artistic fusion), Rollerskate and Hooping Fusion, Dancehall, Pole Dance.

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News article

Laura Reid: Imaginary Opera

Published: 07/10/2020  

Laura Reid is a composer and writes music that fuses instrumental, acoustic and pre-recorded sounds. She also founded 'Imaginary Opera' during lockdown, to create new work, and collaborate on a project with writer, Christine Aziz, actress and singer, Sèverine Howell-Meri, violinist, Fenella Humphreys, animator and designer, Martha King and consultant producer, Angharad Cooper.

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Upcoming opportunity

Paid Artist Instagram Takeover for Framework Knitters Museum

Deadline: 01/11/2020   Location: Ruddington, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  

We have an exciting opportunity for an artist to take part in our Instagram Residency celebrating the handmade and repurposed, inspired by our site and its story. We want to develop the discussion in our community around repurposing materials and crafting something new whilst exploring the ethics of textile production and environmental impact.

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Event

The Imagined City artist talk

Type:Talk
Date:13/11/2020

This is an artist talk featuring artists from the Leeds Corn Exchange exhibition of work by Leeds based artists responding to the city.

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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

Toni Rutherford

I've been working in education as a technician in various guises for over ten years. This has given me a wealth of knowledge and encounters that crosses specialist subject areas and allows me to bring in processes from different specialism into my art practice. I am currently undertaking my...

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News article

Stella Tooth: Beyond the Door

Published: 06/10/2020  

Stella Tooth is a portrait artist making paintings of musicians who are currently unable to perform in venues due to the pandemic.

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Artist profile

Julia Willoughby

Artist working in drawing, photography and film on the cusp between analogue and digital methodologies

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Event

Help! Starting up as a Freelance Artist

Type:Talk
Date:16/11/2020

Join Illustrator Cath Garvey to learn how to set up your art business, handle social media, and ways to make money.

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