19 02 2015
Katie Paterson – Artist’s Talk
Katie Paterson – Locus + Artist’s Talk
Wednesday 25 February at 12:00pm
Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Department of Fine Art, Newcastle University
Do not miss out on this exciting opportunity to hear the award-winning artist Katie Paterson discuss her practice and the recently completed Second Moon project, produced and supported by Locus +.
This event is free and booking is not required. Please access by the Hatton Gallery entrance.
For more information visit www.locusplus.org.uk
30 01 2015
Ruth Ewan – Camden Arts Centre
Back to The Fields
Camden Art Centre, London
30 January – 29 March 2015
Ruth Ewan’s installation at Camden Art Centre brings to life The French Republican Calendar – which briefly replaced the Gregorian calendar following the French Revolution. Each plant, animal and tool denoting the days of the Republican year is represented. The artist’s concern with concealed histories and ‘failed utopianism’ is continued through her ongoing project Jukebox of People Trying to Change the World, which has also been installed for public use.
Ewan will be in conversation with Chris Fite-Wassilak, 4 February. For more information on this exhibition and events booking visit the Camden Art Centre website here.
06 01 2015
Ruth Ewan and Katie Paterson – MK Gallery
How to Construct a Time Machine
MK Gallery, Milton Keynes
23 January – 22 March
This exhibition of over twenty-five historical and contemporary works explores how artists play with media in innovative ways to transform our experience of time. Works include one of a series of decimal clocks by Ruth Ewan – We could have been anything that we wanted to be, 2011 – and Campo del Cielo/Field of the Sky (91,800g), 2014, a re-cast meteorite by Katie Paterson which was shown as part of the artist’s solo exhibition at Ingleby Gallery in 2014.
Ruth Ewan and Mark Wallinger will be in conversation with curator Marquard Smith Thursday 22 January 2015. Free event. Booking essential. For further information on booking follow the link here
06 01 2015
Richard Forster – Gallery Adamski
Und Heir: Dingen
Gallery Adamski, Berlin
13 December – 17 January
A group exhibition in which each participating artist selects a work by another to provide a counterpoint to their own presentation. Richard Forster’s drawing Precision Park is shown in relationship to works by sculptor Ulrich Strothjohann. The exhibition also includes works by Franz West, Thomas Kalthoff and Wassily Kandinsky.
For more information please visit www.galleryadamski.com
06 12 2014
Kay Rosen – Art Gallery New South Wales
GNSW Contemporary Project
26 Oct 2014 – 26 Apr 2015
Kay Rosen’s vast word paintings struggle unequally for ownership of the Art Gallery NSW entrance hall. On two facing walls YOURS OURS and AREA OF DETAIL call into question ideas of global and cultural possession.
Part puzzle, part proclamation, and part concrete poem, Rosen’s project is the latest addition to the Gallery’s long-running series of contemporary projects.
For more information visit the Art Gallery NSW website here
25 11 2014
Ian Hamilton Finlay at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge
Beauty and Revolution: The Poetry and Art of Ian Hamilton Finlay
Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge
6 December 2014 – 1 March 2015
The exhibition, devised by Professor Stephen Bann and coming from his private collection, traces Ian Hamilton Finlay’s artistic development from the poems that made him Britain’s most internationally acclaimed concrete poet to the images and texts that marked his engagement with the ideas of the French Revolution. It also presents his famous garden, Little Sparta, in photographs and film.
For more information, please visit the Kettle’s Yard website.
21 11 2014
Alec Finlay – Hauser & Wirth, Somerset
Panel Discussion: Art in The Landscape
Hauser & Wirth, Somerset
22 November, 3 pm
A panel of leading artists, curators and commissioners including artist, Alec Finlay; Clare Lilley, Director of Programme at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Robert and Nicky Wilson, co-founders of Jupiter Artland, will be looking at how practitioners have responded to the ever-shifting definition of the landscape. Alice Workman, Director of Hauser & Wirth Somerset, will chair the discussion.
This event has now sold out. For further information visit www.hauserwirthsomerset.com.