Profiles

Visual arts organisations and projects in the North West region.

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Lost in the Post

Description: Lost in the Post is a collaborative project between Huddersfield artist, writer and postman Kevin Boniface and Manchester based photographers Christoph and Jo Shaw. Following their previous collaboration the collective have produced a new book of text, found notes and images which paint a hilariously recognisable portrait of weekday life, from a postman's eye view. Jo, Christoph & Kevin invite you to the launch of 'Lost in the Post'. Kevin Boniface will be reading extracts from the book on …

M19

Description: M19 are a group of three emerging artists based in Levenshulme. We are a recently formed group of artists tied together by a shared interest in challenging the traditional ‘white cube’ approach to art exhibitions, and developing and exploring different ideas of what it means to view art. Although this shared ethos brings us together, our individual work ranges dramatically in style and medium, ranging from textile art, sculpture, model making, illustration, costume design to animation. Ov…

Macclesfield Barnaby Festival

Description: The Barnaby Festival - Macclesfield's modern revival of the town’s unique Barnaby tradition was an astounding success last year, and we hope it'll be even better in 2011. Over the weekend of 17-19 June, the historic buildings and open spaces of the town centre will come to life with artistic talent and creative energy in a Festival of arts, culture and fun. We look forward to welcoming thousands of visitors to the town in this it's 750th charter year, and giving people an opportunity to e…

Malgras|Naudet

Description: Malgras|Naudet is an artist led gallery that was established as a place within which things might happen. Collectors / Supporters Our collectors and supporters scheme is aimed at anyone with a passion for contemporary art. For as little as £25 per month you can help the gallery to maintain an ambitious programme of exhibitions and events whilst gaining benefits including special previews, artists talks, and discounts on purchases made through the gallery. Artist Membership Artist member…