The #CasPostItExchange pilot kicked off at the start of March 2017, with 24 artists signing up, many working independently and some from studio groups: Chapel Arts Studios, Angelika Studios, and Arts Space Portsmouth. Each artist has been sent a material prompt from their paired artist and is now working towards documenting a response/responses to that prompt. […]
PLAN A tight structure which encourages compression and expansion in both corporeal and cerebral capacities Set scene of dissent through use of documentary Use space effectively to contain and then release Use of generic questionnaire to compress [Include CAS logo] Set increasingly unattainable goals Intrusive questions Spirit of […]
About Dawn is collaborating with Lydia Heath and Amy Wyatt during Week 1 of the Laboratory of Dissent project, a new CAS exhibition at The Winchester Gallery. Week 1 ‘If Not This Then What?’ takes place from Monday 24th August – Friday 28th August 2015. You can also follow their research on Tumblr.
Has this space been transgressed? Has our limited time been compromised? Is there anything at risk here? Confrontation or conversation? Public consultation project- office set up. Commercial . This project appears passive, non -threatening, potentially neutral . With a few strategic chocies of documentation, the perception can become otherwise. People now coming into space to discuss their […]
Monday 24th August. Set up day for Group 1’s ‘If not this then what?” project at The Winchester Gallery. Our aim is to create a Public Consultation Project in the The Winchester Gallery space . Sofa spaces were to be used for informal discussion and exchange. A more formal working area of four joined desks , […]
As an introduction to the project of “The Laboratory of Dissent “, Dr. August Davis, Senior Research Fellow and Artistic Director and curator, of The Winchester Gallery, encouraged the associate members of Chapel Arts Studio, to consider the writings of political theorist Chantal Mouffe; Agnostics. Thinking the world politically, [Verso books 2013.] And Art Historian, […]