‘Ropewalkers’ – a review

‘Ropewalkers’ – a review

On this late October day, sitting outside in what we might, I suppose, now call the ‘garden’, I’m less disorientated than on my previous visit to the Twineworks and the village of West Coker in Somerset. ‘Ropewalkers’ brings together new work by Jo Ball, Andy Parker...
First Friday, October 7

First Friday, October 7

First Fridays are a time to gather and share – food, ideas, art, gossip. First Fridays is entirely informal: a bring-something-to-share lunch followed usually by some kind of artist presentation. Guest artists this month are Susan Deakin and Kari Furre. The...
THE EDGE OF THE EARTH: exhibition

THE EDGE OF THE EARTH: exhibition

THE EDGE OF THE EARTH: CLIMATE CHANGE IN PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO September 14 – December 4, 2016 Guest curated by Dr. Bénédicte Ramade Increasingly and forebodingly, artists are turning their attention to the subject of climate change, in poignant and often...
Art and Energy futures

Art and Energy futures

by Chris Fremantle, originally posted at eco/art/scot/land   Art, particularly sited work, can create a ‘third space’ for public discourse.  By ‘third space’ we mean a space other than the commercial or governmental spaces for people to engage with issues.  This...