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 is...
LAGI Glasgow introduction

LAGI Glasgow introduction

Chris Fremantle – Land Art Generator Initiative Video from the Test Unit Pecha Kucha at the Whisky Bond, Glasgow, July 2016, which provides a context for LAGI Glasgow.  Thanks to TAKTAL for the opportunity. [Originally posted on eco/art/scot/land] LAGI come to...
SoilCulture (review)

SoilCulture (review)

Originally posted on ecoartscotland Meghan Moe Beitiks reviews Soil Culture SoilCulture: bringing the arts down to earth, from the Centre for Contemporary Art in the Natural World (CCANW) and Falmouth Art Gallery published in collaboration with Gaia Projects is the...