All posts filed under “Visual Arts

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Developed in Birmingham

Developed in Birmingham was a season of hands-on workshops, talks, walks and events which explored and celebrated the city’s significant role in the early history of photography. The programme connected and expanded on two complementary exhibitions in Birmingham; Thresholds, a virtual reality exhibition by Mat Collishaw and A White […]

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Threshold Studios

From January to the end of July 2017 I worked as Social Media and Communications Lead for NPO Threshold Studios. Media arts producers and educators delivering a series of events and festivals, they are committed to talent and skills development. During seven months I worked on […]

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Something Good (measures of us)

Something Good is an artistic programme which began in 2015, as part of Birmingham Cathedral’s 300th anniversary celebrations, bringing together artists and communities of all faiths and none, to celebrate what is special about Birmingham. From November to December 2016, I was asked to undertake […]

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Sileby Drawing Festival

The inaugural Sileby Drawing Festival took place across the village of Sileby, located in the Soar Valley between Leicester and Loughborough from 26-29 October 2016. Celebrating the art of drawing, and encouraging all ages and abilities to get creative, it offered free, drop-in activities during […]

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Earthen Lamp

I am currently working with Earthen Lamp, who provide creative development solutions to cultural and charitable organisations using their skills in research, evaluation and impact assessments. Their services include: Market research and feasibility studies Evaluation and impact assessment Strategy development Specialist training Campaign management I […]

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The Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN)

I am currently Web Communications Editor for the Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN). I create content for the website and social media in order to increase engagement; aiming to strengthen and develop the contemporary visual arts sector in England. I also produce regular newsletters and […]

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Clipping the Church

Clipping the Church Clipping the Church, was a new public project by artist Tereza Buskova celebrating and reinterpreting the almost forgotten British tradition of Clipping the Church. Buskova treated this historic custom as a point of departure for a new performance and a video work […]

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Every Child Is An Artist

Every Child Is An Artist I am currently working on the PR for Every Child Is An Artist, a ground-breaking programme developed by Coventry-based Mercurial Dance with Oasis Academy Hobmoor, which aims to develop the skills, ability and imagination of all the children at the […]

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The Ark

The Ark From May to June 2013 I worked again with artist Beth Derbyshire, this time supporting the press campaign for The Ark project with Helen Stallard Communications. The Ark was a moving sculpture comprising a wooden structure resembling the typical terraced housing of Pennine […]

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New Art West Midlands

New Art West Midlands As part of my role within Turning Point West Midlands, I managed the social media and overall online presence of New Art West Midlands from 2013 – 2016. New Art West Midlands is an annual selected exhibition showcasing the work of […]

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Turning Point West Midlands & Artist Development West Midlands

Turning Point West Midlands and Artist Development West Midlands From October 2012 to June 2016 I was Project Administrator for Turning Point West Midlands, a regional branch of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network, an Arts Council initiative representing, promoting and supporting the diverse and vibrant […]

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The Rootless Forest

The Rootless Forest From August to October 2012 and working with Helen Stallard Communications, I supported the press campaign for artist Beth Derbyshire on her Rootless Forest project. The piece was a mobile artwork comprising of a mini forest made of real trees on a […]