The culmination of Abigail Lane and Lala Meredith-Vula’s residency at Fineshade Wood recontextualises lost property collected in the forest.
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art has received a special commendation as part of the 2019 Nick Reeves Arts & Environment Award for our current programme, The Forest is the Museum.
An environment of kindness and understanding has enabled students to develop skills and understanding of both art and life, without fear of failing.
A gala screening and Q&A of 4 new films that explore contemporary working lives, by Dryden Goodwin, Jenny Holt, Esther Johnson and Adam Lewis-Jacob.
The bigger the grid the faster the drawing took to complete. But the resolution was worse, making it harder to identify each other’s pixelated portraits.
Student attention was starting to wander until Liz Lake took the printmaking outside. Reinvigorated students expressing the warmth of the summer sun.
It’s usually assumed in schools and society in general that loud, abrasive, disgusting sounds (and the people that make them) should be quieted. However…
A broomstick flying fairy queen being chased by an armadillo rat porcupine? Louise Clarke allowed students to dream their own fantastical fairy tales.
Background Studies, Hues of Labour is a guest exhibition by James Smith focussing on the intensity of colour found in Forestry Commission tree spot marking.
A free walk and talk event exploring how rural environments can effect emotions and how walking can be seen as way to creatively explore different places.
Participants met for a day in the woods, experimenting with mixed media collage with artist Shirley Nette Williams.
For many of our students who have been excluded from mainstream education the challenge is how to break the cycle rather than the windows.
The basic idea behind Photogrammetry is that a number of different photographs produces a cloud of points linked together like a spiderweb.
Join us for a unique day of mindful creativity and yoga in the heart of Fineshade Wood led by visual artist and certified yoga instructor Kajal Nisha Patel.
Johnny BANG Reilly identified with our students who had been excluded from mainstream education. “I know this energy very well, I was just like it”.
Danielle Lemaire’s beautifully risostencilled book “Now We Rise And We Are Everywhere” and accompanying 10″ vinyl record is now available to buy.