Transmission: Julie Westerman and Lulu Quinn – Tuesday 19 March 2019

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Julie Westerman and Lulu Quinn have been friends and collaborators for twenty-five years. Inspired by each other’s practice they have combined their expertise in many an epic, entertaining, exasperating, exhilarating, and ambitious public art project, triumphing over the torrents of life-threatening flood-swollen rivers and the threat of legionella. Julie Westerman is an artist, researcher, and lecturer in Fine Art, Sheffield […]

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‘Living Research: The Urgency of the Arts’ – Rose Butler presents research at conference at the RCA

NAFAE Conference banner - featuring Rose Butler - courtesy of NAFAE website

What does arts and humanities research have to offer in our current socio-political climate? The NAFAE (National Association for Fine Art Education) Research Student Conference takes as its focus the way arts research methods and practices might be put to use in our contemporary moment. We ask, what ‘work’ can a PhD do? By this we do not mean how might […]

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‘Alternate Languages: Confronting Boundaries’ – Professor David Cotterrell’s ‘Mirror III’ and ‘Mirror IV’ installed at Royal Academy of Arts festival

Banner image for Royal Academy's Alternate Language festival featuring David Cotterrell and Ruwanthie de Chickera's Mirror III and Mirror IV

Professor David Cotterrell’s Mirror III: Horizon and Mirror IV: Legacy will be shown as part of the upcoming event Alternate Languages: Confronting Boundaries at the Royal Academy. Alternate Languages is a day-long festival taking place at the Royal Academy on Saturday 16 March 2019 that invites a critique of our relationship with one another and with our spaces. Through immersive spatial activations, artworks, performances, workshops and discussions […]

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Professor Daniela Petrelli invited to give keynote at Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval Conference

Banner image - from CHIIR2019 - Daniela Petrelli keynote

Sheffield Hallam’s Professor of Interaction Design Professor Daniela Petrelli has been invited to give a keynote speech at the ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval Conference (CHIIR), being hosted at Glasgow’s Strathclyde Technology and Innovation Centre this month. The conference runs from Sunday 10 March to Thursday 14 March 2019. Online information influences every aspect of our lives: work, leisure […]

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Professor Virginia Heath’s ‘Lift Share’ nominated for Best Drama Short at the Annual Copenhagen Film Festival

Poster from Lift Share by Virginia Heath and Copenhagen Film Festival logo

Lift Share, directed by Professor Virginia Heath, has been nominated for Best Drama Short at the Annual Copenhagen Film Festival. The festival is hosted in order to promote and highlight filmmakers and individuals that have contributed to the global effort of making the world a more entertaining and competitive environment for filmmaking. Each film will be screened on Friday 15 and Sunday […]

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Transmission: Andrew Sneddon and Zoë Skoulding – Tuesday 12 March 2019

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A discussion that might revolve around the poetics of place, how inspiration might be received from particular locations, gardens and anti-gardens, nature excluded from architectural space, hidden or buried rivers. Andrew Sneddon is a Scottish artist living and working in the UK. He recently completed his doctorate, Confusions of meaning in the concept of place: An investigation into the role […]

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‘Salon for a Speculative Future’ – Sharon Kivland featured in exhibition and performative events to celebrate Women’s History Month

2019-03-15 Salon for a Speculative Future - Picture taken form Monika Oeschsler, Chisenhale Studios Image taken from @MonikaOeschsler

Salon for a Speculative Future is an exhibition and a performative events platform organised by Monika Oechsler & Monica Biagioli in celebration of Women’s History Month. Salon for a Speculative Future Chisenhale Art Place, Chisenhale Studios London E3 5QZ Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 March 2019, 12PM – 6PM Private View on Friday 15 March 2019, 6PM – 9PM Salon for a […]

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Practising Place: Creative & Critical Reflections on Place – Publication featuring contribution by Joanne Lee launches on Thursday 07 March at Whitworth Gallery

LEE Joanne - Practising Place book

Joanne Lee (Visual Communication) has contributed to Practising Place: Creative & Critical Reflections on Place, a publication developed by the In Certain Places research project based at the University of Central Lancashire.   The book will be launched on Thursday 07 March at an event at Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. Practising Place – Event and book launch Whitworth Art Gallery, […]

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Transmission: Gary Simmonds and Dale Holmes – Tuesday 05 March 2019

Transmission logo and image for Gary Simmonds and Dale Holmes

Painting as a dialogue. Painting as a message. Painting as an exchange. Gary Simmonds and Dale Holmes started a conversation through painting ten years ago. The modes of address have changed, morphed, abstracted, reconfigured, and made new to fit the need to carry on communicating. They have used the languages of painting—from abstraction and formalism to figuration and narrative and […]

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Thursday 28 February – Gravity: Nostalgia presents the work of Filmmaker Azza El-Hassan chaired by Rose Butler

AZZA EL-HASSAN (and Rose Butler) - Nostalgia Image credit: Palestinian Film Institute Archive; Glow of Memories (1972).

Gravity: Nostalgia presents the work of Filmmaker Azza El-Hassan chaired by Rose Butler Thursday 28 February, 4.30PM – 6.00PM Charles Street Lecture Theatre Azza El-Hassan is a Palestinian Filmmaker whose work centres around image formation within the Palestinian Israeli conflict and the role of the oppressor, oppressed and international media in forming this image. She is also concerned with the effect […]

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