Declare your climate emergency

An open letter to the art.earth community from Richard Povall Dear all It seems like finally the threats to our planet and climate are being heard not only by those who want to hear about them. For...

Angela Davies

Each month one of our Directors chooses an art.earth member to become ‘Artist of the Month’. What follows is a conversation with that artist, together with some examples of his or her...

Exhibition: Being-with, Making-with

Being-with, Making-with Friday March 8 to Wednesday May 1, 2019, Dartington Space Gallery The artists in this new show, Nicky Cornwell, Karen Hawkins, Judith Israel and Jenny Thorburn,  first...

Short Course: Capturing the Light

Capturing the light: shadows and ghostsan art.earth™ residential short courseCourse will take place in September 2019, final dates TBADartington Hall, Devon, UK Preliminary...

new art.earth publication: In Other Tongues

Available now in eBook (£6.00) and in early 2019 as a paperback (£18.00) This 124-page book is a broad-ranging collection of articles and poetry arising from our 2017 symposium In Other Tongues....

Short Course: Branching Out (collaborations with trees)

Branching Out: collaborative ways to work with treesan art.earth™ residential short coursewith Camilla Nelson and Alex MetcalfFriday June 21 @ 18.00 to Monday 24 @ 16.00 2019Dartington...

Short Course: Swimming: labour of imagination

Swimming: labour of imaginationan art.earth residential short courseSunday June 9 @ 14.30 to Friday June 14 2019 @ 13.00Dartington Hall, Devon, UK Join us for this residential week as we...

Symposium: Evolving the Forest

June 19-21 2019 Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EL, UK Read full details and booking arrangements This three-day international gathering draws together a wide variety of voices to explore a...

What is Ecological Art (anyway)?

Art Cornwall has published a talk given by art.earth's Richard Povall as part of the Yatoo Nature Art Biennale in Geumgang, S. Korea in 2016. Read it here.    

First Fridays

We run a series of informal bring-food-or-drink-to-share networking lunches, usually on the first Friday of each month, and often followed by an artist talk. Check the calendar for more information....

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March 1, 2019
Angela Davies

Angela Davies

Each month one of our Directors chooses an art.earth member to become ‘Artist of the Month’. What follows is a ... Read More
March 8, 2019
Exhibition: Being-with, Making-with

Exhibition: Being-with, Making...

Being-with, Making-with Friday March 8 to Wednesday May 1, 2019, Dartington Space Gallery The artists in this new show, Nicky ... Read More
June 6, 2019
Negotiating the Surrender

Negotiating the Surrender

Negotiating the Surrender led by Dougald Hine, co-founder of The Dark Mountain Projectand A School Called Home, An evening talk on ... Read More
June 9, 2019
Short Course: Swimming: labour of imagination

Short Course: Swimming: labour...

Swimming: labour of imaginationan art.earth residential short courseSunday June 9 @ 14.30 to Friday June 14 2019 @ 13.00Dartington Hall, ... Read More
June 19, 2019
A public conversation: our trees and forests

A public conversation: our tre...

A public conversation: our trees and forests A conversation between Sir Harry Studholme (Chair of the Forestry Commission), Beccy Speight ... Read More
June 19, 2019
Symposium: Evolving the Forest

Symposium: Evolving the Forest

June 19-21 2019 Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EL, UK Read full details and booking arrangements This three-day international gathering ... Read More
June 21, 2019
Short Course: Branching Out (collaborations with trees)

Short Course: Branching Out (c...

Branching Out: collaborative ways to work with treesan art.earth™ residential short coursewith Camilla Nelson and Alex MetcalfFriday June 21 @ 18.00 ... Read More
September 7, 2019
Short Course: Capturing the Light

Short Course: Capturing the Li...

Capturing the light: shadows and ghostsan art.earth™ residential short courseCourse will take place in September 2019, final dates TBADartington Hall, ... Read More

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Nick Reeves Award - nominations call

Nick Reeves Award – nomination...

Nick Reeves Award for Arts and the Environment - now open for nominations The award celebrates an artwork, project or ... Read More
Writers in the Forest

Writers in the Forest

As part of their centennial activities, Forestry Commission England have appointed their two Writers in the Forest. from Forestry Commission ... Read More
Declare your climate emergency

Declare your climate emergency

An open letter to the art.earth community from Richard Povall Dear all It seems like finally the threats to our ... Read More

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Exhibition: Rewind/Rewild

Exhibition: Rewind/Rewild

An exhibition in a restored glasshouse exploring the ecological implications of rewilding and the broader possibilities for rewilding human lives ... Read More
On Cruel Optimism and Cruel Nostalgia

On Cruel Optimism and Cruel Nostalgi...

Performance, Identity and Community Interim Event: On Cruel Optimism and Cruel Nostalgia 9 April 2019 Battersea Arts Centre, London In ... Read More
Plymouth Labyrinth

Plymouth Labyrinth

Plymouth Labyrinth PLYMOUTH LABYRINTH, a playful art project: illuminating convivial connections across Plymouth Exhibition 5th – 19th April 2019 RAAY ... Read More
EcoFutures: Queer, Feminist and Decolonial Responses

EcoFutures: Queer, Feminist and Deco...

4-19 April 2019 EcoFutures: Queer, Feminist and Decolonial Responses to Ecological & Environmental Changes takes place in East London and brings ... Read More
Environmental Arts Seminar

Environmental Arts Seminar

Environmental Arts Practice Research Organised by the Land/Water and the Visual Arts research group at Plymouth University Plymouth University, City ... Read More
Kinship Workshop

Kinship Workshop

KINSHIP WORKSHOP 20-24 May 2019 in Dartmoor This residential workshop investigates our relationship to nature, landscape and other animals through ... Read More

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Nick Reeves Award - nominations call

Nick Reeves Award – nomination...

Nick Reeves Award for Arts and the Environment - now open for nominations The award celebrates an artwork, project or ... Read More
Cultures of Toxicity - Call for Papers

Cultures of Toxicity – Call fo...

In Todd Haynes’ 1995 film Safe, Carol (Julianne Moore) is plagued by ‘multiple chemical sensitivities’. The character experiences her environment ... Read More
Yatoo Korean residency cfp

Yatoo Korean residency cfp

YATOO callout for their annual residency programme on the Gongu River in S. Korea. Please note the short deadline. This ... Read More
Angela Davies

Angela Davies

Each month one of our Directors chooses an art.earth member to become ‘Artist of the Month’. What follows is a ... Read More
Carol Sharp

Carol Sharp

Each month one of our Directors chooses an art.earth member to become ‘Artist of the Month’. What follows is a ... Read More
Lucinda Burgess

Lucinda Burgess

Each month one of our Directors chooses an art.earth member to become ‘Artist of the Month’. What follows is a ... Read More

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Exhibition: Rewind/Rewild

Exhibition: Rewind/Rewild

An exhibition in a restored glasshouse exploring the ecological implications of rewilding and the broader possibilities for rewilding human lives ... Read More
Common Salt (a lament)

Common Salt (a lament)

When we brought Sue Palmer and Sheila Ghelani's Common Salt to Dartington earlier this autumn, it quickly sold out. The ... Read More
The Ecological Turn: Living Well with forests

The Ecological Turn: Living Well wit...

from ecoartscotland and Kathy Fitzgerald I’m delighted to announce that this week I was conferred with a PhD by Practice ... Read More

Recent art.earth events

Recent events

November 2, 2018
First Friday November 2

First Friday November 2

Join us on November 2 for First Friday AND a meet-the-artists discussion (FREE and open to all). As always, we ... Read More
June 20, 2018
Liquidscapes

Liquidscapes

Liquidscapes: tales and telling of watery worlds and fluid states June 20 to 22 2018 • Dartington Hall @liquidscapes18 | @artdotearth ... Read More
June 9, 2018
GNAP UK 2018

GNAP UK 2018

The Ephemeral River (dancing, speaking, singing, laughing) A Global Nomadic Art Project The Global Nomadic Art Project Global Nomadic Art ... Read More
May 21, 2018
Short Course: Embodying the Line

Short Course: Embodying the Line

Monday May 21 @ 14.30 to Friday May 25 @ 16.00 Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EL, UK an art.earth ... Read More
May 7, 2018
Short Course: Chris Drury & Kay Syrad

Short Course: Chris Drury & Ka...

In this five-day intensive, Chris Drury shares his renowned practice of working with form, including whirlpool and vortex, fractal and ... Read More
April 6, 2018
Workshop: We gather at the river with our Bone Songs

Workshop: We gather at the river wi...

April 6-8 2018 Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EL, UK with performance artist / cultural geographer Christos Galanis from 17.00 ... Read More

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Learning to Die (review)

Learning to Die (review)

from ClimateCultures a review of Robert Bringhurst and Jan Zwicky’s recent book, Learning to Die: Wisdom in the age of ... Read More
The Dancer-Citizen

The Dancer-Citizen

The Dancer-Citizen is an online, open-access, peer-reviewed scholarly journal exploring the work of socially engaged dance artists. As a collective, ... Read More
Perf Research Journal: On Disappearance

Perf Research Journal: On Disappeara...

Performance Research Journal Call for Proposals Vol. 24, No. 7: ‘On Disappearance’ (Oct/Nov 2019) Issue Editors: Esther Belvis (Universitat Autònoma ... Read More
The Case for Professors of Stupidity

The Case for Professors of Stupidity

from Nautilus The Case for Professors of Stupidity - Brian Gallagher On this past International Holocaust Remembrance Day, I reread ... Read More
Journal of Embodied Research callout

Journal of Embodied Research callout

- Call for Video Articles - The videographic JOURNAL OF EMBODIED RESEARCH invites video article submissions of up to 20 ... Read More
Trees: a wood wide web (BBC Radio 4)

Trees: a wood wide web (BBC Radio 4)

On the very same day we held our Programming Meeting for Evolving the Forest, BBC Radio 4 featured a programme with ... Read More
new from Little Toller: Rena Gardiner

new from Little Toller: Rena Gardine...

Artist and Printmaker  LIMITED EDITION, HAND BOUND We're thrilled to announce the return of a wonderful book celebrating the life ... Read More
The Magic of Moss

The Magic of Moss

From brainpickings... The Magic of Moss and What It Teaches Us About the Art of Attentiveness to Life at All ... Read More
Thoreau on Nature as Prayer

Thoreau on Nature as Prayer

from BrainPickings Walt Whitman saw trees — “so innocent and harmless, yet so savage” — as a wellspring of wisdom ... Read More

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08mar01mayExhibition: Being-with, Making-with09:00 - (may 1) 17:30 Dartington Space GalleryEvent Type :Exhibition

april

05apr13:0015:30FeaturedFirst Friday lunch (all welcome)13:00 - 15:30 Garden Room Gallery, Dartington SpaceEvent Type :First Friday

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