HANDOVER FROM GROUP 1. “IF NOT THIS THEN WHAT?” IN RESIDENCE FROM: 24.08.2015 TO 28.08.2015 LYDIA HEATH AMY WYATT DAWN EVANS TO: GROUP 2. ”DOMESTICATING CONFLICT” YONAT NITZAN -GREEN LAURENCE DUBE-RUSHBY CLARISSE WISSER SUSAN FRANCIS DATE: Tuesday 1ST SEPTEMBER 2015 [no earlier than 9.30 am and no later than 10.30 am] The […]
PRE –LAB REPORT DATE: 20TH AUGUST 2015 Technicians: Lydia Heath BA Fine Art Amy Wyatt BA Graphic Art Dawn Evans MA Fine Art Place of Lab: The Winchester Gallery, Park Avenue, Winchester SO23 8DL Period of experimentation: 24th August to 28th August 2015 What concept[s] is this […]
Performance becomes Spectacle Spectacle becomes Entertainment Entertainment becomes Passivity Passivity becomes Consent Consent becomes Democracy* *(no words are exchanged, roles are assumed, objectives are achieved) Yonat Nitzan-Green performing ‘Dust Collection’ (‘Agitation 1’).
Amy Wyatt, Dawn Evans, Lydia Heath & Helen Northcott in conversation responding to ‘Agitation 1’ by Laurence Dube-Rushby.
It seems like only yesterday the artists from Chapel Arts Studios were preparing to open the ‘Bureau of Exchange’ pop-up shop on Union Street but on Saturday the Bureau opened its doors for the last time – the last four weeks have flown by! On Saturday afternoon the last day of the project was marked […]
From 3rd – 7th June the swap shop was open for business and people were allowed to set the terms of their trades. No money changed hands but there was plenty of transactions and conversation about worth, value and exchange. Common questions were: Who owns these objects now? What’s more valuable, sentimental items or expensive […]
With the general election results still dominating the news, money is a topic on a lot of peoples minds. Where it comes from, who gets it, who will have it taken away – all these debates take as their starting point the view that money is a finite resource. Let’s consider for a moment the […]