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Midweek Links: Now, Near Now, and Later

Can you use your experience to become a trustee?  Of Backlit Gallery?  Backlit, a gallery in an interesting building in Sneinton, is “an artist led studio and gallery space that supports and develops emerging artists”.  They have featured in blogs here often – not least because of their participation in collaboration events with artists such… Read More

Nottingham Contemporary – Pablo Bronstein And The Treasures Of Chatsworth

The new exhibition at Nottingham contemporary opened this week. Pablo Bronstein And The Treasures Of Chatsworth includes 62 works of fine and decorative art – Chatsworth’s largest loan for 30 years – including works by Rembrandt, Inigo Jones and Franz Hals, which will appear alongside architectural drawings by contemporary artist, Pablo Bronstein. Bronstein’s large architectural drawings… Read More

Links Round-Up: Scary Films and Ideas

Our round-up starts with the question: How scary are you?  Or rather, how scared can you make me be? The Mayhem Film Festival is now accepting entries for its Scary Shorts Programme which will be an important part of the festival 15-18 October this year.   Chris Cooke and Steven Sheil, Mayhem’s Co-Directors, explain: Whether a… Read More

Sounding Out Sicily

Jimmy Power, a sound artist from Mansfield, tells CN about his time in a tiny Sicilian town … During April 2015 I spent a month in Ficarra, Sicily, as part of an Artist in Residence program with i-art Thirty artists from all over Europe and the Mediterranean working in a range of art forms, spread out… Read More