The Art of Coventry is a programme of events organised by Coventry Artspace designed to support and develop Warwickshire-based artists. The first season runs from May to July 2018 and includes talks, workshops and visiting art works.
The Art of Installation # 1
Wednesday 23 May 2018, 10.30am-3.30pm.
This workshop will look at preparing a space for exhibition and will include an introduction to basic public facing health and safety and building and painting walls and gallery furniture. This session will start with an introduction to handling art and using tools. More information.
The Art of Curation Lecture # 1
Friday 25 May 2018, 11am-12pm
A lecture from award-winning curator Sam Belinfante, who will provide an overview of his approach to the curation of art works in which the prominent feature is sound. More information.
The Art of Installation # 2
Tuesday 26 June 2018, 10:30am – 3pm
This workshop will focus on the intricacies of working with technologies including an introduction to ‘installing’ equipment, not art, and the impact that can have on the wider exhibition. This session will start with an introduction to handling art and using tools. More information.
The Art of Curation Lecture # 2
Friday 13 July 2018, 12-1pm
Director of Vivid Projects Yasmeen Baig-Clifford will provide an overview of her approach to curating film and digital art work. More information.
The full programme can be found on the Coventry Artspace website.
The Art of Coventry programme has been subsidised by Arts Council England and Coventry City Council and supported by Coventry University, New Art West Midlands and CET Pop Up.