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

Ana Lipps

I am a Lithuanian-German artist based in Brighton. I create objects and installations that allow the audience through participation to explore the complexity of perspectives, the feeling of being trapped without one’s knowledge, as well as to envision alternative realities.

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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

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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Upcoming opportunity

Submit to the MASS! October: INHUMAN

Deadline: 27/10/2020   Location:   

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 2020. the October MASS: INHUMAN Deadline: October 27th Uncanny, Atrocious, Othered.

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Artist profile

Leo Caillard

Leo Caillard was born in Paris, France in 1985. He belongs to this new generation of artists associated with the significant changes that have been taking place since the 2000s with the dawn of the digital age and the new concerns of societies.

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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

Unlocked in Lockdown - Open Call for Artists with TS Postcodes

Deadline: 27/10/2020   Location: Stockton on Tees  

'Unlocked in Lockdown' is an open call by WildVision Collective. We would like to pose the question...'How have you been unlocked in Lockdown?' Only those with TS postcodes are eligible.

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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

‘You Are Here’ Open Call

Deadline: 30/10/2020   Location:   

YOU ARE HERE is an online Open Call from @katmapped on Instagram, a collaboration curated by artists in Devon and London exploring how living artists have worked and interpreted the concept of 'maps' and 'mapping', whether external or internal.

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Artist profile

Sian Absalom ‘Fanny Gogh’ As seen on BBC1’s Home is where the art is

I have worked in the international art and design industry for over 20 years since graduating from Buckingham New University where I specialised in surface decoration and textile design. My pseudo name ‘Fanny Gogh’ was given to me by a Uk tabloid in 2008 after I used ladies lingerie in my...

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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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Upcoming opportunity

CuratorSpace and The State Of The Arts online art fair

Deadline: 30/10/2020   Location:   

Call for original, affordable, works on paper for online selling exhibition.

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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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Upcoming opportunity

LIT – A winter programme of light in unusual places across Bradford District

Deadline: 30/10/2020   Location: The installations can take place in Keighley, Bingley, Ilkley, Shipley and Bradford city centre, West Yorkshire  

Bradford City Council is working with Bradford BID, Ilkley BID, Keighley BID & Bradford 2025 and Bradford Producing Hub to fund the creation of seven incredible light art and installations to take place across the District this Winter (December 20 – Feb 21).

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Artist profile

Helen Dear

I am a London based artist and maker. My multi-disciplinary practice considers societal relationships with, and attitude towards sleep, as well as the language we use to describe our tiredness.

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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

Open Call - Meet the Locals

Deadline: 30/10/2020   Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire  

Meet the Locals is a group exhibition showcasing the work of local artists from Sheffield and the surrounding areas. This will be the first formal group exhibition at the new Fronteer Gallery in Sheffield city centre.

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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

Jake Mullins

Based in Wakefield, Jake Mullins is a painter concerned with space and how we construct, observe and interact with the places we inhabit. Mullins documents interior spaces on the boundary of the public and the private realms to showcase those things that are often overlooked in todays fast...

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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

Sharon Ferris BA(Hons) MA MSc

Sharon Ferris’s work responds to giving tangible forms to Heritage, Culture and Art as augmented or virtual experiences, through offering the participant, agency, engagement and immersion within a three dimensional unified interactive environment.

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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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