Saturday, 18 June 2011
Aspex is Portsmouth's leading contemporary art gallery and it is currently looking for emerging new artists working in all media for its open submission exhibition Emergency5. The deadline for submissions is Monday 1st August 2011 and the chosen winner will receive the prize of a solo exhibition at Aspex in 2013, including a £1000 fee and a up to £1000 production budget!
For more information go to http://www.aspex.org.uk/art/gallery_1/emergency_5
Friday, 17 June 2011
Cardiff School of Art & Design present 'Hello Sculpture' a celebration of all things Sculpture due to management discontinuing the Sculpture and Performance part of the Fine Art Program.
There is an impressive list of speakers to explore relevance, context and the future of contemporary sculpture in the UK. The speakers will draw on their extensive knowledge and understanding of making, exhibiting and thinking about sculpture. Contributors will share their thoughts on how and why there are so many successes today within this rich and varied contemporary art form.
In the afternoon, guest speakers and Cardiff’s emerging Sculptors will lead a guided tour around the final sculpture degree show at Cardiff School of Art & Design. Followed at Chapter with a performance by Bedwyr Williams to celebrate the launch of his new book.
Monday 20TH June 2011
10am – 2pm
Chapter Arts Centre, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff CF5 1QE
To book and for more information please visit: Chapter
or call 02920 304400
Elysium gallery sees the return of the hugely successful annual international film festival, Bus Stop Cinema. Showing artists films throughout the day and evening.
The exhibition takes place from 19th August - 3rd September 2011 at Elysium Gallery, Swansea.
Deadline for submissions is 2nd July 2011.
Elysium gallery are also holding a photography open call. Winning submissions will be part of an exhibition and one overall winner claiming the prize of £200 with the exhibition to take place from 30th September - 22nd October 2011.
Deadline submissions 20th August 2011.
For more information and how to apply please visit: www.elysiumgallery.com
Thursday, 16 June 2011
Thursday, 9 June 2011
Saturday 11th July from 2.30 - 5.00 in Jacob's Market, Cardiff
The debate will be open to Audience participation, with varying themes around the medium of Photography coming under scrutiny. It's sure to be interesting considering the calibre of the speakers. Not to be missed!
David Campany is an Artist and Writer, as well as a reader in Photography at the University of Westminster, London. He is the author of 'Art and Photography' (2003) and 'Photography and Cinema' (2008) amongst other notable texts.
Jason Evans is a multi-discinplinary photographer with a diverse range of outputs typified by an experimental approach to image-making. Known for his work in different media, he has enjoyed a career that engages with the fashion, music and editorial industries.
Seating may be limited, so get there early and peruse the exhibition.