Search Results for: commissioned by the Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West (CVAN NW)

Total posts found for "commissioned by the Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West (CVAN NW)" — 32
(stills) - Brass Art, Shadow Worlds | Writers' Room : Freud's House, 2015 Courtesy the artist and The International 3.

“Frightening with its familiarity”: Shadow Worlds | Writer’s Rooms — Freud’s House Reviewed

Hannah Elizabeth Allan finds an uncanny domestic space at The International 3 gallery: where the familiar is transformed into the sinister… Overwhelming the small, white-walled gallery of International 3, a pair of large-scale screens display a...

Jackson Pollock, 1912-1956 Portrait and a Dream (detail) 1953 Oil and enamel on canvas Overall: 58 1/2 x 134 3/4 in.   Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Algur H. Meadows and the Meadows Foundation, Incorporated © Pollock-Krasner Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots And Glenn Ligon: Encounters And Collisions — Reviewed

Ahead of the exhibitions’ closing weekend, Alice Benbow looks again at what Ligon and Pollock — two American artists whose practices are separated by almost 40 years — have to say about the...

Lu Yang, Cancer Baby. Both Sides Now II – It Was the Best Of Times, It Was The Worst of Times?

Vive La Révolution! Both Sides Now II — Reviewed

Kat Houghton explores a vibrant collection of films that depict the people caught in the midst of political change; from the handover of Hong Kong to the Scottish Referendum…  This time last year, Chinese...

Computer art slide, at Manchester School of Art’s historic Visual Resources Centre

What Is Art School For?

As questions about contemporary art education abound — from the Houses of Parliament to artists’ studios — Liz Mitchell asked key art school representatives across the UK what they thought. The response was an unexpectedly impassioned debate, centred...

C-Art 2015, Cumbria, UK

Art In Extraordinary Cumbrian Places: C-Art 2015

Amy Thomas visits the festival unifying artists all over the Cumbrian countryside — to sell art, meet tourists and showcase an extraordinary landscape… For two weeks this September, Cumbria is opening its doors...

Graeme Durant, Consequence Of Love (2015) - It Was a Dark and Stormy Night, Castlefield Gallery

LaunchPad: It Was A Dark And Stormy Night — Reviewed

Bizarre, chaotic and optimistic: Naomi Cull finds that banning the curator at Castlefield Gallery has a liberating and playful effect on the artists… What seems like a conventional group show — a selection of artists...

Joanne Lee, Witches Knickers (2015), detail

A Green And Pleasant Land? Rural Reality Questioned At The Harris

How do we understand our relationship with our rural peripheries? Sue Flowers considers a mix of creative responses to the British countryside at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery, and finds stereotype and complexity hung side-by-side… On...

Charlotte, wife of Jack Cooper with infant 22 April 1923 © Estate of Fred Shaw, courtesy of Gypsy Lore Society Archive, University of Liverpool

Celebrating The Outsider: Helen Sear And Fred Shaw — Reviewed

A celebration of the outsider? At the Victoria Gallery & Museum, Ruth White finds two photographers, separated by more than 100 years, find common ground in their ostracised subject matter… Visit the Victoria Gallery...