Tagged with arts and landscape

Artworks for Riverdown Park and the new country park

Artworks for Riverdown Park and the new country park

Wiltshire Council Arts  Service through the planning process secured a commitment from Barratt Homes to deliver public art that would engage the local community. This project is now underway. More information on one of the first elements of the project is below: Artist Kerry Lemon has been commissioned by Barratt Homes for a project developed alongside … Continue reading

Training: Walking, Imagining, Writing workshop for writers

Would you like to explore ways of walking to inspire your creativity, connect with your senses and create a deeper understanding of place? The Walkshop explores a range of approaches to walking, imagining and interpreting your surroundings, linking personal memories and associations with landscape, whilst introducing new ways to capture your impressions. Through a combination … Continue reading

Opportunity: Public realm commission – Artist/urban designer/landscape architect sought for public realm projects in Poole, Dorset

There’s an opportunity for an artist/urban designer/landscape architect in regenerating Poole in Dorset. You’ll work as part of an engineering team on regeneration developments. We want to increase the quality of the resident and visitor experience. Our aim is to encourage repeat visits, which will help the local economy. More details at http://theartsdevelopmentcompany.org.uk/stories/jobs-and-opportunities/poole-regeneration/ Deadline for expression of … Continue reading

Guest Blog: An insight into our working practices towards a curated show at The Pound Arts Centre, Corsham – Melissa Cole, Sculptor and Jonathan Mansfield, Landscape Painter

Guest Blog: An insight into our working practices towards a curated show at The Pound Arts Centre, Corsham – Melissa Cole, Sculptor and Jonathan Mansfield, Landscape Painter

We are two Wiltshire-based artists who have been brought together by Fiona Cassidy, curator at The Pound Arts Centre, for an exhibition of sculpture and painting: Ancient Landscapes: New Lines – complementing the Salisbury Museum summer 2017 initiative of celebrating British Art: Ancient Landscapes which is an exhibition that runs to 3 September 2017 at Salisbury Museum … Continue reading

Resource: Arts and landscape case studies

Resource: Arts and landscape case studies

No doubt we can all appreciate how landscapes and their heritage can influence and inspire us. Wiltshire’s historic landscape has drawn artists into the county for centuries. One of the most celebrated historic landscapes in Wiltshire is the Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Site where the traces of human activity in the Neolithic and Bronze … Continue reading

Networking: Creative Inspiration, coCreate, Creativity Works, Bath

Networking: Creative Inspiration, coCreate, Creativity Works, Bath

Creative Inspiration Workshops called Poem Factory with international language artist Camilla Nelson. To secure your place on this engaging training Creative Inspiration 1 – Poem Factory on Tuesday 07 March 2017 in Bath Poem Factory explores material, embodied and performance approaches to collaborative language practice. Camilla has toured Poem Factory around the world and this will be the first opportunity to … Continue reading