Tagged with Visual arts

Guest blog: The Pound’s three resident artists discuss collaboration, accessibility and life as working artists in Wiltshire

Guest blog: The Pound’s three resident artists discuss collaboration, accessibility and life as working artists in Wiltshire

The Pound Arts Centre in Corsham welcomed two new resident artists this year, painter Rachel Heard and Upholsterer / Sculptor Clare Winnan. They join painter and animator Caroline Rudge in answering three questions put to them by Director Russ Tunney. “Many visual artists work on their own most of the time…how has it been collaborating … Continue reading

Opportunity: Gallery space for hire, Five Rivers, Salisbury

Opportunity: Gallery space for hire, Five Rivers, Salisbury

The gallery space at Five Rivers in Hulse Rd, Salisbury SP1 3NR is available for exhibitions. From January 2020, a charge of £50 per month plus 20% commission will be made. Download: Five Rivers gallery wall dimensions and Five Rivers Gallery Hire Contract All enquiries to fiveriversgallery@wiltshire.gov.uk

Marshwood Arts Awards 2019

The Marshwood Arts Awards is the fifth in a series that began in 2008. Designed to highlight and promote the wealth of creativity in the South West, the Awards are divided into six categories: Painting & Drawing Photography & Digital Media Sculpture Applied Arts (to include products such as: Furniture & Works in Wood, Ceramics … Continue reading

Opportunity: Ridgeway Farm public art project update – early days and still opportunities to get involved

Opportunity: Ridgeway Farm public art project update – early days and still opportunities to get involved

We mentioned in July that this project was underway following Wiltshire Council Arts Service securing a commitment from Taylor Wimpey through the planning process to deliver a public art  project that would engage the local community. Residents of the Ridgeway Farm and Purton Community are invited to get involved and work with local artist Melissa … Continue reading

Opportunity: AA2A placements

Through the Artists Access to Arts Colleges scheme, there are 50 placements for visual artists & designer-makers at host universities.  Application packs only available from the host universities. Deadlines vary for each university but all are in Sept. More details here.