Event

Kleio Presents: Feather Dusting/Future Lusting

Locaton:https://kleiocollective.co.uk/
Type:Exhibition
Date:09/07/0020 to 09/09/2020

Kleio presents a digital exhibition in two parts, featuring work by 31 artists, writers, theatre-makers and creative practitioners. Crossing multiple disciplines, the exhibition encompasses a variety of media, including GIFs, games, performance, painting, sound, video, text, comics, installation and found objects.

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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

AILSA READ

Ailsa Read is a contemporary seascape artist, painting both in oils or mixed media. A graduate of Leeds College of Art with an MA in creative practice and a PhD in Practice-based Art.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #8: Alice Banfield

Published: 06/08/2020  

Alice Banfield is a Welsh autistic artist based in Cardiff. Her practice explores her experiences as an autistic person. She uses this narrative to deconstruct misconceptions of autism. In particular, how the language used by some organisations portrays autism as a disease that can be treated. In using this negative language, some have attempted to 'cure' autism with pseudo-medicine such as MMS (Miracle Mineral Supplement), which contains Chlorine Dioxide.

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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

Writers and Your Opinions Wanted for Issue 4 of Haus-a-rest Zine / FB / Platform

Deadline: 07/08/2020   Location:   

We are seeking writers for short pieces for our next issue of the Zine Haus-a-rest, Issue 4, which is the concept issue.

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Artist profile

Sally Gorham

Sally is an artist and curator. She studied as a mature student at Central Saint Martins, graduating in 2017. Her work has been shown in Montreal, Canada, Tate Exchange, V&A, Festival of Disobedience as well as other parts of the UK and London. Sally has curated a number of shows of work by...

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Event

Rise of the Divine Feminine Online Exhibition

Locaton:Online, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Type:Exhibition
Date:05/04/2020 to 05/09/2020

Rise of the Divine Feminine - is an online exhibition of the recent portraits within this theme by Kirsten Todd. Brought online due to COViD-19 it is a great opportunity to have a peruse around the work whilst from the comfort of your own home. All artworks are for sale and available to buy from Kirsten's online shop.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #8: Sarah-Joy Ford

Published: 05/08/2020  

Sarah-Joy Ford is an Artist and Post Graduate Researcher at Manchester School of Art. Ford works with textiles to explore the complexities and pleasures of queer communities, histories and archives. Her current practice and research explores quilt making as an affective methodology for making re-visioning lesbian archival material.

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Upcoming opportunity

HIGHLIGHTS | CALL FOR ARTISTS

Deadline: 07/08/2020   Location: London  

There is no doubt about it, 2020 is a year that won’t be forgotten very soon. In the endless conversation about who is a key worker and who’s not, artists have proven their value once again. The aim of this exhibition is to “highlight” great contemporary art and artists.

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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

OPEN CALL: Penny Thoughts (Arts Publication)

Deadline: 07/08/2020   Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire  

Penny Thoughts is a free newsletter publication that is distributed around Glasgow and further afield including an online presence. We print a new issue fortnightly and have published 36 issues so far and are looking for artists / writers / thinkers / procrastinators to submit to our upcoming issue!

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Artist profile

Frank T Vescio

I am a Canadian artist living and working in the eastern suburb of Paris, Montreuil. My work evolved from drawings I created using the vibrations from the metro and commuting trains. The images I make become a type of asemic writing or "Ecriture Imaginaire". I work on paper using various...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #8: Katie Bell

Published: 04/08/2020  

Katie Bell is an artist based in Newcastle. Influenced by her work as an audio-visual technician, her practice centres on sculptural sound installation but extends to video, performance, drawing and sculpture. Collaboration and workshops are also essential mechanisms informing her making.

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Event

MATERIALS — online screening

Locaton:online
Type:Exhibition
Date:11/07/2020 to 11/09/2020

David Ian Bickley's MATERIALS is the first part of a landscape trilogy designed to process the human mind. Using pure landscape filmmaking as its source, the story unfolds through a seamless journey that takes us from dawn to dusk and from birth to death. The electronic score, created by David in collaboration with Tom Green (The Orb) draws the viewer into the imagery at a hypnotic level.

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Upcoming opportunity

Open Call: Penny Drops Podcast

Deadline: 07/08/2020   Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire  

We are looking for new music, spoken word, experimental sound or even voice notes to publish in our arts podcast.

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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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Artist profile

Bluebeany

I am a multi-disciplinary artist. Within my work I am interested exploring the possibilities of the transformation of the everyday.  I work on commissioned pieces with performers and also collaborate with friends and family who appear as subjects within my photographic work. I would describe...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #8: Lynn Cox

Published: 03/08/2020  

Lynn Cox is a blind artist, losing her sight over the past 35 years. Inclusion, accessibility and the Situationist explorations of Play and Psychogeography are integral to her work as an artist. Collaged soundscapes, tactile sculptures and 3D drawings are always prominent. She holds a BA and MA in Fine Art from Wimbledon School of Art.

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Upcoming opportunity

Looking for participants for my digital installation - all welcomed and accepted!

Deadline: 08/08/2020   Location: , Essex  

I am looking for participants in my new, digital installations. Anyone and everyone can get involved, all you need is a computer/laptop/tablet/phone and a creative mind!

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Upcoming opportunity

Haus-a-rest Zine and Instagram - Issue 4 - The Conceptual Art Issue

Deadline: 09/08/2020   Location: N/A  

Open cal for submissions to Issue 4 of Haus-a-rest Zine and Social media platform

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Event

10 Obstructions Instagram Exhibition

Type:Exhibition
Date:31/07/2020 to 03/09/2020

Ten Obstructions is an Instagram exhibition which will take place @tenobstructions opening on 31st July, with daily posts until the end of August. The ten artists represent eight of the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester. The group were selected by Manchester’s Castlefield Gallery to take part in the bOlder artist development programme commissioned by Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA.).

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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

Sareth Gavage Art

Sareth Gavage creates work on paper, canvas and digital software. Patterns are at the heart of everything Sareth makes, taking influence from the patterns and rhythms in nature, the modern world around him and from his own imagination.

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News article

Hondartza Fraga: Beyond Scale

Published: 31/07/2020  

Hondartza Fraga works in drawing, photography, animation and video. Her work is an ongoing exploration of the different 'distances' between ourselves and everything else: spatial, temporal, emotional, cultural and imagined. Fascinated by extreme environments, from deep sea to deep space, she explores our individual and collective relationship with these kind of places and their mediated image. She is currently studying a Practice-led PhD at the School of Design at the University of Leeds.

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News article

Liam Collins: Lockdown Projects

Published: 30/07/2020  

Liam Collins is a mixed media artist whose artwork has featured in exhibitions in England, Holland and Spain. He is the founder of the Travelling Art Show, a project for which he also produced the book 'Oduntune Place Sculpture Park'. Although he resides in the UK, he has spent much of his life in Spain and was the artistic Director of the Alta Mancha Art & Drama School, La Herradura, Granada.

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Artist profile

Lee Simmons

Artist/designer creating artworks using natural colour in the form of dried botanicals.

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Event

Drawing Exploration

Locaton:The School of Art and Wellbeing in Devon, United Kingdom
Type:Workshop
Date:01/09/2020 to 03/09/2020

An experimental drawing workshop working from various sources and stimuli, including music and poetry. 1st - 3rd September 2020.

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