20 May 2010

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Call for Entry: Prize Women & Art 2010

In order to promote women’s contribution to art, Le Consortium organizes with Evelyne Encelot association the Prize Women & Art 2010. This art prize will be cooperated by 5 specific regions, including Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany), Central Bohemia (Czech Republic), Opole (Poland), province of Pécs (Hungary) and Burgundy (France). The laureate, awarded by a jury of professionals […]

15 May 2010

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Discussion: The General and the Specific

Artists Alexandre da Cunha, Maria Benjamin, Melanie Gilligan and Emma Smith discuss their experiences as participants of Gasworks International Fellowships Programme. They will focus on the impact that working in a different context has had on their practice. The discussion will be chaired by Alessio Antoniolli, Director of Gasworks and Triangle Arts Trust. Gasworks is currently […]

11 May 2010

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Profiling Live Art & Interdisciplinary Practices & Talking Shop

The Live Art Advisory Network (LAAN) announce two events in association with Matt Roberts Arts Project Space, who are hosting OpenFORUM: arts festival supporting artists’ professional development. Thursday May 13, 2010FREE Events at 3.30-5pm and 6-9pm Matt Roberts Arts Projects SpaceUnit 125 Vyner StreetLondonE2 9DG Please Note that this is a new location and date for […]

29 April 2010

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Tracey Emin unveiling her new sculpture

Tracey Emin will be unveiling her new sculpture, I never stopped loving you, which is an homage to Margate where she grew up. There is also a diverse programme of events and exhibitions in Margate on the same night. See http://www.kent.gov.uk/news_and_events/news_archive/tracey_emin.aspx for further details.

29 April 2010

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An Afternoon with Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige

An afternoon with Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, including a lecture performance, a conversation with art historian and critic T.J. Demos and a screening. 3pm LECTURE PERFORMANCE: Aida, Save Me 4pm CONVERSATION 5pm SCREENING: The Lost Film (2003, 42 min)

27 April 2010

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Parade-public modes of assembly and forms of address

Friday 21st May 5pm – Launch Saturday 22nd May 10am-2pm – A day of consecutive BarCamp Sunday 23rd May 2pm-6pm – Market of Ideas       Come assemble and address in a spectacular bespoke temporary structure – assembled in public. Critical Practice is convening a landmark event, in an amazing location with a host […]

23 April 2010

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Joel Mellin’s “Vortex” with Faurot & Paulson’s “Plow Like Hell”

Featuring the music of Joel Mellin and performances by Catherine Hedberg (sampled) and Faurot / Paulson (live), Vortex is a series of ambitious works presented in a Vortitorium – an experimental, fully immersive, three-dimensional audio environment developed by Mellin. Vortex includes three debut compositions encompassing the breadth of Mellin’s collaborations: a work for computer and […]

17 April 2010

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Architecture as Activism

Join us for SUPERFRONT’s 3rd Mixtape: Achitecture as Activism. Discussion panel with Jim Morgan (NYU), Yolande Daniels (studioSUMO), and Giovanni Piovene (Salottobuono), hosted by DJ /rupture and Mitch McEwen (SUPERFRONT). Choose to participate in 1 of 2 thirty minute teach-ins after the panel: 1) Peace and justice walking tour of the SUPERFRONT neighborhood with Jim […]

11 April 2010

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Cindie Gottlieb-Cheung: Whisper Residency

Within her films, Cindie Gottlieb-Cheung scrutinizes the broader aesthetic relationship between object and gesture. Her work is drawn from her interest in the historical trajectories of the representation of women in lens-based media which is presented through sculptural interventions within her films. By appropriating the choreographed forms of imagery that have been prevalent in cinema […]

4 April 2010

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common (zine) online now

collection of minds #1 is an exploration of the idea and practice of commons. Drawing on a network of people from around the world, #1 will assemble a collection of persepectives on that which is common, both historical and contemporary, and will place that assemblage of ideas directly into the public domain through a series […]

26 March 2010

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Monarchy

Monarchy is a new video and animation work by London Fieldworks filmed on the location of their forest installation, Super Kingdom, in the ancient woodland of King’s Wood, Kent.  Super Kingdom is a series of animal ‘show homes’ based on dictator’s palaces, a reflection of the encroachment of urbanisation on rural spaces. A Stour Valley Arts commission […]

19 March 2010

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Are Those My Hard-Boiled Eggs

Art cabaret hosted by The Readers who will be performing their musical blend of transcendental post-avant-punk and classicadelica. Also featuring The Wormwoman, Mr Solo, Less. and more.

17 March 2010

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TALK: Mateo López

Mateo López will introduce his exhibition at Gaworks, discussing the development of his practice during the residency at Gasworks.   Mateo López creates studio-like situations in which the production and display of the work overlap. His source material includes drawings, notes and photographs which are often taken in his journeys. In many of his installations, […]

17 March 2010

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Residency Artists’ Talks

David Bestué, Mateo López and Güneş Terkol introduce their practice and discuss their plans for the three-month stay in London.

6 March 2010

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VITO ACCONCI, Words/ Action/ Architecture (lecture)

Presented by the Technology and Society Lecture Series at Mills CollegeWednesday March 31st 2010 at 7:30 p.m.Lisser Theatre, Mills College 5000 MacArthur Blvd. Oakland, CA 94613This event is free and open to the public The Technology and Society Lecture Series at Mills College is pleased to be hosting Vito Acconci who will be presenting his […]

5 March 2010

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STASIS73

PURE MARXIST OPIATE FOR THE NEW UNDERGROUND! An evening of Film and Incidental Soundscapes. STASIS73 will perform live early in the evening. Lost transmissions caught in the barrel of a Smith and Wesson. Tonight STASIS deliver the New Manifesto…Live Projections with Clarinet, Voice, Violin, Typewriter, Marimba and Vintage Egg Slice… Later, JERICHO ORCHESTRA will perform […]

2 March 2010

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Blondes de L’Amour present – Liberation

Blondes de L’Amour present – Liberation! ONLINE TICKETS AVAILABLE… Only £8.00 on WeGotTickets Link:http://www.wegottickets.com/event/72850  We cordially invite you to join as for an evening of the finest Cabaret, Comedy and Burlesque in London, fantastic venue, great acts, fab atmosphere!  We’ll also have the lovely Chastity Yields selling her gorgeous tassels and the tattoo artist, Steve […]

26 February 2010

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FACADE – art in public spaces

A blank space in St.Leonards on Sea is home to an art in public spaces project featuring 7 artists from the South East. All artists have responded to this site and the town using a range of media – installation, intervention and there will be 2 evenings of experimental performance and projections – 6th & 13th […]

24 February 2010

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London book launch for ‘Mrs West’s Hats’

Book signing with an introduction to the project The Phoenix Artist Club ‘Mrs. West’s Hats’ By Helen Couchman Introduction by Dr Anthony Gorman Hardback, 84 pages, illustrated in colour, portrait 1.5cm x 12cm x 18.5cm Produced by Soloshow Publishing First Edition, 2009 ISBN 978-0-9560172-1-5 £10.99 for further info or to buy the book online see: […]

28 November 2009

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Kwi(e)r

A revolutionary step into the future for sheffields kwier arts, where the opera meets rave culture, launch night features Scallydandan, Daemiane, Ralph Razor plus YOU!    

19 November 2009

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ART CONTEST MAPHIART 2010

The art competition MaphiArt 2010, the first step in creating the future International Mafia Museum, was created with the intention of telling the Mafia, the historical social phenomenon but also a strong current in many countries, through various forms of expression through art and historical documentation . Also was created to highlight the transformation of […]

13 November 2009

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LAST CALL – A DRINKING WALK

LAST CALL FOR THE RETCHING SLURRING BEATIFIC BODY. AN ELEGAIC LAST HURRAH FOR THE STUMBLING CARNIVAL; THE PAVEMENT TALKERS, BUS STOP PREACHERS AND THOSE WHO HOWL AT TRAFFIC. MEAT WAGONS AT 8:00 AM NO SIRENS NO PACK DRILL JUST DULL THUD OF CARCASSES AND THE SLOW TRICKLE OF AUTHORISED POISONS RECENTLY UNAUTHORISED, POURED AWAY. PLEASE […]

6 November 2009

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Pecha Kucha London

It is true – PechaKucha is back in London. After several false starts we are a GO once again. It all happened really fast and the first event will be THIS MONDAY – 9th November at Big Chill House in Kings Cross. Door open at 19.00pm presentations from 20:20 PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo […]

2 November 2009

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Crunch 09 : The Art Festival at Hay

From 13th-15th November Hay-on-Wye will play host to a range of top artists, critics, curators and musicians for a weekend of lively debates, stunning art performances, and top-notch live music sets. The Art Sessions will explore the issues at the heart of contemporary art with this year’s theme Art in an Ephemeral Age – topics […]