Home and Away Artists' Residency

29.07.2015 to 29.07.2015

Throughout July 2015 8 visiting artists will be working together from Fell House to create new work in response to the city. They will be out and about discovering new places and meeting new people in Wakefield and using Fell House as their creative base.  This exhibition will reveal the work they have made during that month.  

You can find them on Facebook to see what they are up to whilst they are here www.facebook.com/homeandawaywakefield

The artists taking part are: 

Ivan Smith - Belper

Chintan Upadhyay - India

Florian Tuercke - Germany

Lorena Espitia Torres - Columbia

Achia Anzi - India/Israel

Rebecca Hoy - Wakefield

Emily Simpson - Manchester

Ann Balmforth- Wakefield

The residency is being coordinated by Ivan Smith in collaboration with The Art House with funding from Arts Council England's Grants for the Arts.

A series of talks is also planned during the residency covering the visual arts in the region:

Tuesday 21 July, 6pm – Stuart Tulloch, Artistic Director, The Art House; Sarah Coulson, Curator, Yorkshire Sculpture Park; and Natalie Walton independent Curator

Wednesday 22 July 6pm – Kerry Harker, Artistic Director,  The Tetley;  and David Gilbert, Independent Curator

Both events are free to attend, but booking is essential.