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

Juliette Losq

I make detailed paintings, drawings and installations depicting marginal areas. I use traditional methods and materials in a unique way, building my work up in a layered practice that refers to both etching and primitive photography. I am based in London. I m a former recipient of the...

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News article

Exciting new sculpture to recognise the contribution made by the NHS during the pandemic

Leeds-based artist Paul Digby is raising money from the public to create a statue celebrating and commemorating the huge sacrifices made by nurses, NHS workers and frontline staff in the city during the 2020-21 Covid-19 pandemic.

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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 ARTISTS OF THE MONTH : PRIDE

20/06/2021   London  

This month we are looking to raise the visibility of the LGTBQ+ Community and Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion with Pride!

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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

Adele Jackson

I’m currently exploring the connection between the sun, Antarctica, and human activity over the austral summer season. I describe myself as an environmental artist. I’m interested in the interrelationships between people, places, culture and nature. In 2017, I moved from the UK to New...

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News article

Robert Lawrence: Climate Currency

Robert Lawrence of Ingrained Culture is a woodcarver based in Aberdeenshire. His work focuses on concerns around climate change and responsible ecology. He has recenty been working on a new arts, culture and tree planting initiative, Climate Currency, with the charity Reforesting Scotland.

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Upcoming opportunity

Cupola 30 - paid opportunity for artists

20/06/2021   Sheffield, South Yorkshire  

Cupola is seeking 10 artists to deliver 'one day' broadly accessible artistic activity / events / interventions over a period of 10 weeks starting in July this year 2021. This is a paid opportunity.

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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 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

ARTISTS RESPONDING TO ... Art & Literature Responding to Environmental, Political and Social Issues

20/06/2021   London  

June - Issue 10 of a free online and printed publication which uses creative depictions or literature to highlight current world issues, news and movements that aren't getting the attention that they deserve. A political and environmental platform to help ignite conversations and spread awareness through visual and written poetic responses.

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Artist profile

Jasmine Sheckleford

After a recent discovery of Polaroid Instant Camera. My artistic journey has taken me down many disciplines, From what may seem to be outdated photography, To experimental Cyanotypes and emotional ink drawings.

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News article

Shane Finan: The Wood Wide Web

Shane Finan is an interactive digital media artist and project manager based in Ireland. His artworks explore contemporary theory on technology, place and more-than-human relationships. His rescheduled residency in Northumberland explores the interconnectivity between forests, communities, technologies, and how much more poignant that has become post-pandemic.

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Upcoming opportunity

Curating Futures - Creative Online Community

20/06/2021   Norwich, Norfolk  

Curating Futures is an opportunity to work in collaboration with the curator, Shannon Skye Robinson, to join and build an online creative community. This is a participatory project where artists can connect with other creatives, share resources, advice and support one another. There are possibilities of exhibiting work in virtual exhibitions, taking part in artist Q&A's, takeovers, workshops and writing blog posts.

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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 Next (Au Suivant)

On line via Cultivate Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Exhibition
21/04/2021 to 21/04/2022

Next (Au Suivant) – Another Cultivate on-line group show, a maximalist thing. Next features 38 artists from all over the land and indeed the globe, over 200 pieces of art waiting to be explored on your computer screen. An artist-led show.

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Artist profile

Adele Karmazyn

Adele studied for her B. A. (Hons) Degree in Textile Art at Winchester School of Art. After a short spell working for an interior magazine in London she set out to see the world. Years later, settling down in the historic city of York, she completed a diploma in Children's book illustration...

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Mark Tamer

Mark Tamer is an experimental photographer working with both analogue and digital mediums. Through his work he aims to find a balance between chance and control, construction and destruction, signal and noise.

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Upcoming opportunity

CALL OUT for a street artist/mural artist

20/06/2021   Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire  

We are looking to commission a street art/mural artist, based in Warwickshire and/or the West Midlands, with experience of working collaboratively with primary school age children. The commission will be based in Stratford upon Avon. The commission is £4,000 including materials.

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Upcoming opportunity

Come Outside (Online)

21/06/2021     

With lockdown (hopefully) easing and the summer weather slowly returning, whether you are breathing in the fresh air or sneezing because of hayfever, we are slowly venturing out into the open air. From working during lockdown to the recent opening of creative spaces, artists can now venture beyond their studios and into inspiring outdoor spaces.

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Event

Thought the Looking Glass - Online Workshop on self-portraiture

online
Workshop
20/05/2021 to 24/06/2021

The purpose of this workshop is to develop a method through research, focus on goals, and technical and aesthetic choices that will allow creating a photographic/video project based on self-portraiture.

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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

Katie Bailey

I am an emerging visual artist. I previously had a profession in nursing. Health issues let me to develop my longstanding interest in creative arts. I obtained a BA Visual Arts Practice in 2015.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Tim Shore

Tim Shore is a visual artist living in Derby. He works with moving image, site-specific installation, drawing and books. He is particularly interested in the histories and narratives of the marginal, ephemeral and overlooked, and how luck, chance and anxiety can be embodied in his work.

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News article

CuratorSpace Artist Bursary #11: Jonathon Beaver

Jonathon Beaver is an animator, embroiderer and arts educator based in Liverpool. He uses traditional crafts, particularly textiles used to mark family occasions and decorate homes, to evoke diverse family units. His practice often stitches and blends language, words and motifs that connect, root and bind us to places and to memories.

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Artist profile

Sally Weaver

A visual and site specific artist based on the Wirral, currently completing my BA Hons in Fine Art. I am interested in the effects of ‘place’ where natural form, geology, geography and human impact intersect. I create abstract work inspired by natural environments using research methodology.

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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

On Watch

The Horsebridge Artscentre, Whitstable, Kent, United Kingdom
Exhibition
23/06/2021 to 05/07/2021

Inspired by his long and close association with the sea, Dan's work ranges from abstract to still life photography, drawing on experiences and memories from his time in the merchant navy and childhood memories growing up on the Kent coast.

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