Emma Davies recounts her early experiences with Fermynwoods, including one student following in the social realist tradition of the Kitchen Sink Painters.
Guest Project: A screening of Segundo De Chomón’s The War and Momi’s dream, accompanied by an original soundtrack by a four-piece chamber music ensemble.
Celebrate annual Pinhole Camera Day with James Smith, collaborating to create 360° images of the countryside.
Catch up on our fireside discussion exploring how artists and audiences can negotiate the Anthropocene and contribute to a sustainable future, changing the way we live and work.
“When will you be happy”. One student replied, “I’ll never be happy”, a deeply sad moment with the silver lining that interventions like these can help students disclose personal feelings to those they trust in order to find the help they need.
Fermynwoods are seeking to broaden the skills base of our Board of Trustees.
Clare Abbatt’s Sculpture and Survival workshops drew inspiration from her own exhibition examining Captain Scott’s Terra Nova expedition to Antarctica.
Drop in to The Arches and speak to a member of the Fermynwoods team for an insight into Justin Carter’s Blood from Stone.
Jason filled the cottages to the brim with the sounds of wind, crashing waves, body-shaking bass lines, punctuated with weird bleeps, and astral noises. The sound of jaws dropping drowned out as Jason turned the volume up to 11.
Exploring heritage and belonging with a Northampton-born, Norwegian-based artist, who is half-Pakistani, a quarter English, a quarter unknown and Irish by proxy.
If you enjoyed our year-long celebration of Fermynwoods Fridays and wish to own a piece of Fermynwoods Contemporary Art history, our beautiful hardcover book TWENTY is currently available to purchase for £75.
Alternative Approaches to Taxidermy was a participatory workshop led by David Blyth as part of our 2018 Wild Sharing series of events, using the Eurasian Woodcock as a way to formulate questions about the world.
Justin Carter’s new exhibition Blood From Stone opened at The Arches focusing on the intersection of the natural and industrial in the area’s history.
A talk exploring the relationship between insects, people and trees, with artist is residence Justin Carter and Susannah O’Riordan, Roots of Rockingham Project Officer for the Back from the Brink project.
Double Signature was a 2009 exhibition of work by four artistic partnerships of artists who made the particular choice to work collaboratively: Boyd & Evans, Bryan and Laura Davies, Helen Evans and Heiko Hansen (HeHe), and Susan Bonvin-Andrew Eden.
The Twelfth Player was a 2017 immersive tour of Northampton Town Football Club created by Seven Sisters Group, blending video, live performance and mobile app technology, to take audiences on a journey through Sixfields Stadium.