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Frame and Reference – Mothballing announcement

  Content on this website is no longer being maintained.   For the latest news and information from the CVAN South East network please visit:   Frame and Reference is a CVAN South East initiative, and remains a rich archive of visual arts activity in the region, documenting the period from 2012 – 2016.  Continue Reading »

Posted on September 18, 2017 at 10:42 pm

Platform Graduate Award 2016 winner announced at Turner Contemporary

Daniel Owusu, University of Kent graduate awarded prize   The Contemporary Visual Arts Network South East (CVAN SE) announces in partnership with five of its network’s flagship galleries the winning artist for its Platform Graduate Award 2016, Daniel Owusu, a graduate of University of Kent.   Daniel was selected for the prize by Turner Contemporary  Continue Reading »

Posted on January 11, 2017 at 12:02 pm

Platform Graduate Award 2015 winner announced

Tom Heatley from University of Brighton wins the 2015 graduate artist award   CVAN (The Contemporary Visual Arts Network) South East in partnership with four other flagship galleries in the South East of England, is delighted to announce that photography graduate from University of Brighton, Tom Heatley, is the winner of the Platform Graduate Award  Continue Reading »

Posted on November 10, 2015 at 12:32 pm

EMERGENCY: Apply now for Aspex’s biennial open submission group exhibition

Emergency 2015/2016 03 Aug – 11 Jan 2016   EMERGENCY is aspex’s biennial open submission group exhibition, arthritis which seeks to highlight the work of emerging visual artists working in all media. Submissions can be made by artists from anywhere in the UK or abroad.   There are no age restrictions. Student are also permitted  Continue Reading »

Posted on September 16, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Intuitive Visions: Shifting The Margins

INTUITIVE VISIONS: SHIFTING THE MARGINS? Outside In exhibition at Phoenix Brighton in partnership with HOUSE 2015 3 – 31 May 2015     Featuring works by Aradne, ampoule Blair McCormick, viagra John Ackhurst, Jonathan Kenneth William Pettitt, Luc Raesmith, Martin Phillimore, Michelle Roberts, Paul Bellingham and Sally Ward and curated by Katy Norris, Curator at  Continue Reading »

Posted on September 9, 2015 at 3:00 pm

The Interpretation Matters Handbook to launch at De La Warr Pavilion

The De La Warr Pavilion will host the launch of a new publication The Interpretation Matters Handbook, cialis tackling the thorny issue of how galleries communicate with their audiences.   The Interpretation Matters Handbook shines a light on the kind of writing produced by art galleries for public information and challenges preconceived ideas and notions  Continue Reading »

Posted on September 9, 2015 at 2:59 pm

Curious Projects presents BIG ART WEEKEND

Curious Projects is an artist-run organisation based in Eastbourne.   BIG ART WEEKEND ————————— /1/ ARTIST TALK /2/ END-OF-RESIDENCY EXHIBITION: TWO INSTALLATIONS /3/  HUMAN NATURE: VIDEO GROUP SHOW  /4/ OPEN STUDIOS   Sat 23 & Sun 24 May 2015, 11am-4pm.   Preview Fri 22 May, 6-9pm (artist talk at 6pm, then exhibition previews from 7pm)   ARTIST  Continue Reading »

Posted on September 9, 2015 at 2:58 pm

Boîte-en-Valise: Exchanges through performativity and practice

Artists: Sam Van Aken (USA), Nelly Haliti (Swiss), Juan Juarez (USA), Kypros Kyprianou (UK), Karin Lehmann (Swiss), Beat Lippert (Swiss), Stuart Nolan (UK), Matt Parsons (UK), Joanna Spitzner (USA).   Nine artists have been invited to contribute to an international project,developing networks and forums for collaboration for contemporary arts practitioners in the south of England, New  Continue Reading »

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 2:13 pm

‘Blue Monkey Network presents’ : Unfinished Business – Sheila Hay

‘Blue Monkey Network presents’ : Unfinished Business – Sheila Hay Thursday 28th May, 6 – 8pm at Towner, Devonshire Park, College Road, Eastbourne, BN21 4JJ
Artists – all welcome   FREE to Blue Monkey Network members; £5 non-members
Refreshments will be available (contributions welcome) or please feel free to bring a bottle.   Our occasional Unfinished Business  Continue Reading »

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 1:55 pm

Brighton based artist Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva at Venice Biennale

Brighton based artist Elpida Hadzi – Vasileva is presenting a major new site specific installation, ed Haruspex, sale at the 56th International Art Exhibition, recipe La Biennale di Venezia. Included in the Pavilion of the Holy See, curated by Micol Forti, Elpida will be showing alongside two other artists. Inspired by the New Testament, the  Continue Reading »

Posted on May 8, 2015 at 10:22 am