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SHORTLIST for Platform Graduate Award 2014 announced


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  The shortlist for the Platform Graduate Award 2014 is announced today. One recent arts graduate from each of the five participating galleries in the South East region has been put forward to be considered for the award. This year a total of 31 artists were selected from 16 participating universities and colleges. The overall  Continue Reading »


Brighton Photo Biennial 2014 launches with shows at Fabrica and De La Warr Pavilion


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Copyright Simon Faithfull, 2014   The Brighton Photo Biennial 2014 launches today and runs until 2 November in and around Brighton with shows also taking place in Hove, Lewes, Hastings and Bexhill.   Brighton Photo Biennial is the UK’s leading curated photography festival and promotes new thinking around photography through a commissioned programme of events  Continue Reading »


First Platform Graduate Award 2014 show opens at De La Warr Pavilion


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The first of five Platform Graduate Award shows, Art Fare: The Shop, opened last week (6 September) at the De La Warr Pavilion (DLWP) in Bexhill and runs until 21 September.   Art Fare: The Shop is one of two art works selected for DLWP’s longlist and is a collaborative work produced by a group of  Continue Reading »


Platform Graduate Award winner 2012 Joella Wheatley’s first solo show opens at Aspex Gallery


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Joella Wheatley, Between Two Modes, 35cm diameter, Oil, acrylic and pen on canvas on board, 2014   Joella Wheatley was the first winner of the Platform Graduate Award in 2012. Her solo show will open at Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth tonight (6 June) entitled Forgotten Lines and marks a return to the venue where she first showed  Continue Reading »


KEEP LEARNING: If you’re still at school, where’s the visual arts sector?


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Oliver Sumner reports on the state of the visual arts offer in education for young people living in the South East and finds that despite a tough financial climate a number of arts organisations have developed initiatives and strong new partnerships with local secondary schools.   By the educational standards of the 1970s and 80s,  Continue Reading »


Public View: The Room and Everything in it at Cafe Gallery London / Project Art Works


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For this month’s exhibition Public View and Photo Stroll, Frame and Reference visited Project Art Works‘ group show The Room and Everything in it at Dilston Grove, CGP London (14 Nov – 1 Dec 2013) just before it closed. The show is dedicated to the memory of two of the participants of the Tuesday Studios  Continue Reading »


Meditations on Mark Leckey’s The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things


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In keeping with the spirit of the Mark Leckey curated exhibition at the De La Warr Pavilion, St Leonard’s-based experimental writer, poet and artist Richard Makin unravels histories buried in the remnants – artworks, relics, ancient and contemporary artifacts – of material culture. In the midst of fresh ruins offers vignettes, fragments, and meditations on  Continue Reading »


Coastal Culture Trail 8-9 June / Jerwood Gallery, De La Warr Pavilion and Towner


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De La Warr Pavilion Are you stuck for something to do this weekend? Fancy looking at some art, having a bite to eat and taking a stroll?   The De La Warr Pavilion, Jerwood Gallery and Towner art galleries have just the ticket. The three award-winning galleries share a stunning 20-mile stretch of East Sussex  Continue Reading »