29 April 2010

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Tracey Emin ‘I Never Stopped Loving You’ Special Events Evening 30 April

To celebrate the launch of Tracey Emin’s neon art work ‘I Never Stopped Loving You’ on 30 April, Margate’s creative quarter has lined up an array of special events over the bank holiday weekend. Margate Old Town is thriving with creativity and the arts, with a range of galleries, cafes and niche shops. On Friday […]

29 April 2010

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Rachel Harrison : ‘The Conquest of the Useless’

Creating kaleidoscopic fields of visual sensation and cultural references, Rachel Harrison combines a wide range of mediums including photography, painting, sculpture, video, installation and architectural interventions. At the heart of this survey show is her installation Indigenous Parts V, 1995-2010, a work which has been recreated in multiple locations, mutating with each context. Here it […]

29 April 2010

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TestBed 1

TestBed 1 at BeaconsfieldArtists:   Michael Curran in collaboration with Lucy Gunning, Anthony Gross, Lilli Hartmann, Pil and Galia Kollectiv, Dafna Talmor, Joseph Walsh Live film production crossing performance, installation and the act of making art. Beaconsfield produces six new commissions, co-curated with Dafna Talmor and Joe Walsh. In the time of YouTube, video cameras and […]

29 April 2010

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‘Lingering Whispers’

Does self expression flourish under pressure? Is creativity at its most acute in times of social, political and financial crises? More than anything, do the Arts provide hope during periods of extreme difficulty? The Great Depression in the 1930’s saw Hollywood enter its Golden Age, a period many still describe as the Imperial Era of […]

29 April 2010

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Covered City

Photographs by Martin Lau Ghosts of the future await the great unveiling. Walking amongst these strangely shrouded structures is like being up close to the clouds that seem to form shapes, but are really just a fleeting transition between two states. We catch a glimpse of a world that is a by-product of some other […]

29 April 2010

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Link

Developing their practices in an interlinked environment, all of the participating artists have been working in the same creative atmosphere for the past 7 months. This setting has allowed discussion and exchange of ideas. As a group they intend to view their work outside of the context of the university, engaging an audience within a […]

29 April 2010

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MUCK ROCK!

This is part of a charity event  in support of Multiple Sclerosis and in particular of a sufferer this crippling condition, Chris Muck.  The Raffle is part of a larger event MUCK ROCK!  The raffle includes work by some of Britain’s leading artists, including Gavin Turk, Mat Collishaw, C.A.Halpin   Peter Fowler and Polly Morgan.  As […]

29 April 2010

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May Day Exhibition

29th April – Open preview of May Day themed exhibition with live ambient music from the fabulous Mark Hewins. Coincides with Tracey Emin’s unveiling of her sculpture at The Droit House and a whole host of other events in Margate http://www.kent.gov.uk/news_and_events/news_archive/tracey_emin.aspx

28 April 2010

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The Darkest Place is Under the Light Golden Thread Gallery

The Darkest Place is Under the Light, a thought provoking exhibition of new works by Belfast based artist Breandán Clarke. Clarke has produced a series of photographic prints exploring the placement of text within the rural and urban landscape.  Questions of nationality and aspiration to national identity are opened up and recorded.  The text may […]

28 April 2010

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Irregular Wasps

Nine Artists Curated by Joby Williams and Pete Lamb. Tin Type Gallery.

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 […]

27 April 2010

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Group Exhibition

      CHIHO IWASECHRIS ROANTREEDAVID ADKINSEDWARD BAGENALEDWARD TODDLYN GOLDSBYNOA EDWARDSPABLO CASTILLOPAUL CUMMINGSPAUL WESTCOMBEROBERT LOGANROBERT ORCHARDSONTAKAYUKI HARA         The images presented by the thirteen artists in this exhibition depict views taken on a figurative walk along the frontier between reality and the imagination. On this meandering journey the viewer weaves his or […]

27 April 2010

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” Innocents Accuses”

Solo exhibition of paintings. Presentee par l’Association de Jumelage and Axminster Twining Group as part of a cultrual exchange between the two twined towns

27 April 2010

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A-L-L-O-T-M-E-N-T-S

An event curated by Patrick Michalopoulos and Ismail Erbil Exhibition extended – new closing date: Sunday 16th May 2010 A collaborative project for the tenants of 92 White Post Lane,E9 5EN, Tower Hamlets Borough. Eva Bachmann, Adam Beale, David Blackmore, Dan Bennett, Liam Bierschenk, Joe Childs, Nellie Clements, David Cochrane, John Devolle, George Eksts, Ismail […]

27 April 2010

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Show of Science

TROVE presents:   SHOW OF SCIENCE   a.a.s., Victoria Jenkins, Lee Stowers and Luke Williams   Preview – 30th April 2010  6 – 8pm Exhibition open 30th April – 16th May 2010 Open by appointment; contact Charlie or David at charlie@TROVE.org.uk or david@TROVE.org.uk     TROVE have been situated in The Old Science Museum in […]

26 April 2010

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Judith Clark and Adam Phillips: The Concise Dictionary of Dress

Located within the working store for the V&A’s vast reserve collections of furniture, ceramics, glass, jewellery, textiles, fashion and fine arts, The Concise Dictionary of Dress begins with a journey through a turnstile, into an industrial goods lift and up to the first in a sequence of intriguing definitions in a walk-through dictionary of dress… […]

26 April 2010

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Sarah Cole : Smother

  Smother will be previewed as part of Reveal, a Kings Cross initiative during Spring 2010 then will be open to the public from 13 May to 5 June 2010, 5-8pm. For booking information visit www.artangel.org.uk Smother occupies the dolls-house frame of 101 Kings Cross Road, resting precariously above London’s river Fleet. The inhabitants of […]

26 April 2010

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Alice Bradshaw – Blown Light Bulbs

Alice Bradshaw – Blown Light Bulbs PEEP!Ridings Shopping CentreKirkgate, Wakefield 28th April – 23rd June 2010 Opening Wednesday 28th April, 5-9pm, drinks at Fernandes Brewery Tap & Bier Keller http://www.ossett-brewery.co.uk/fernandes_insert.html Wakefield Artwalk: Wednesday 26th May 2010, 5-9pm http://www.artwalk.org.uk/ ………………………………………………………….. Helium is a colourless, odourless, tasteless, non-toxic, inert gas. The name is derived from the Greek […]

25 April 2010

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‘Between Two Truths’

BETWEEN TWO TRUTHS an EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHY at FORMANS SMOKEHOUSE GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION – THURSDAY 6TH MAY 6-9 PM This is the inaugural exhibition of Photography at the new Smokehouse Gallery based inside Forman & Son’s salmon smokehouse on Hackney Wick’s Fish Island. This is the centre of the capitals largest and fastest growing artistic […]

25 April 2010

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Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera

Exposed offers a fascinating look at pictures made on the sly, without the explicit permission of the people depicted. With photographs from the late nineteenth century to present day, the pictures present a shocking, illuminating and witty perspective on iconic and taboo subjects.  Beginning with the idea of the ‘unseen photographer’, Exposed presents 250 works […]

25 April 2010

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Unit 30 something

Unit 30 Something is an exciting exhibition of young artist from Dublin. This ecletic collection of contemporary work will only run for two nights. Located near the city centre this show is not to be missed.

25 April 2010

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Cu – Contents May Vary

Cu is an exhibition by Contents May Vary for the Arts Programme of Future Everything 2010 Festival. Palace Hotel basement bar, Oxford Road, Manchester Preview: Thursday 13th May, 6-9pm Open: 13th – 21st May 2010, 10am-6pm daily Richard Barks, Richard Bevan, Black Dogs, Alice Bradshaw, David Cochrane, Michael Day, Sarah Farmer, Roddy Hunter, LabBinaer, Pete […]

25 April 2010

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Occidental Dimension

  OCCIDENTAL DIMENSION From West to The East   University of Brighton Gallery Curated by Marek Tobolewski in collaboration with Source the Planet  and the Faculty of Arts, University of Brighton.    It is the first of a touring show which is then to be staged in 3 cities  across China.   The show builds […]

25 April 2010

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Marek Tobolewski – Continuum in Symmetry

The new work in his Continuum series has been concerned with symmetry and reflection. Rotating and mirroring linear forms, layering surfaces of pure colour and exposing under-painting through negative lines. A constant in the artist’s formal abstraction is the arc of a circle – albeit in a state of perpetual evolution – and a preoccupation […]

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 […]

22 April 2010

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Blank Space (Y)our Space, Our Space, 12 Old Street, London

A multi-disciplinary exhibition featuring artists bringing to pass their sense of the VOID. Works include site specific installations, sound, video, paintings and sculpture. Featuring new Video Painting by Artlyst artist Susan Bowman. Image left is a still from the Video Painting Water, impression made by Susan in 2010. Private View: Thurs 20 May 6-9pm (RSVP […]

22 April 2010

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A Moving Exhibition

  A University of East London (UEL) student is the chief curator of a major travelling exhibition that is enabling artists from around the world and UEL students to showcase their work and build on London’s reputation as a cultural and creative capital. Antria Pelekanou is a MA Fine Art student at the School of […]

22 April 2010

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X Artworks in a Straight Line (Seeking the Perfect Sphere)

X Artworks in a Straight Line (Seeking the Perfect Sphere)28 April – 29 May 2010 Private view: Tuesday 27 April, 6-8:00pmLive Performance, Skinjobs, 7:00pm Samuel Adams, Justin Beal, Charlotte Becket, Tora Dalseng, NathanDanilowicz, Rob Davies, Ed Fornieles, Jan Freuchen, Eloise Hawser, GrahamHudson, Eunyhe Hwang, James Ireland, Nick Jeffrey, Samuel Knowles, MarijnVan Kreij, Zoe Paul, Linn […]

22 April 2010

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Spotlights

The exhibition SpotLights, Eindhoven looks at Light Art focuses on everybody’s unique way of experiencing art. With the exhibition, the museum tries to explore the different ways in which every individual looks at art. Five works from the museum’s collection will be put in the spotlights and are the starting point for a brainstorm with the citizens of Eindhoven. […]

22 April 2010

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Conduit

Curated by Frank Creber, Creative Director of the Bromley by Bow Centre, Conduit brings together artists who demonstrate in diverse ways their passion for their neighbourhoods and communities bringing creativity to their workplace, documenting the changing world around them or dreaming, lifting the gritty urban environment into a realm of beauty. Conduit sees the Water […]

22 April 2010

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TOUCHSTONE- My passage through a brief unity in time

  My passage through a brief unity in time Credits : script – Hugh  Stoddart ,sound – Matt Wand, camera – Richard Gordon and Jules Marcellomy new film  My Passage through a brief unity in time   now showing as part of Touchstone at Salisbury  and South Wiltshire  museum and art Gallery2nd April to 26th June 2010. Between 2007 and […]

22 April 2010

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Between Two Truths

This is the inaugural exhibition of Photography at the new Smokehouse Gallery based inside H. Forman & Son’s salmon smokehouse on Hackney Wick’s Fish Island. This is the centre of the capitals largest and fastest growing artistic community on the edge of the rapidly changing 2012 Olympic site. Opening on Thursday 6th May, and curated […]