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.
Drop in to The Arches and speak to a member of the Fermynwoods team for an insight into Justin Carter’s Blood from Stone.
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.
Our next artist in residence at Fineshade Wood is Justin Carter, whose body of work Blood from Stone is inspired by the regional relationship between Oak and Ore.
Drop in to The Arches and speak to a member of the Fermynwoods team for an insight into Edwina fitzPatrick’s The Archive of the Trees project – a sweeping view of weather, memory and climate change.
In addition to Edwina fitzPatrick’s The Archive of the Trees artwork installed at The Arches and within Fineshade Wood itself, Edwina has also created a comprehensive website detailing the project, the history of Fineshade Wood, and a tree archive with tree core samples of several trees.
A walkthrough video of Edwina fitzPatrick’s The Archive of the Trees installation at The Arches, taking a local approach to explore how weather, memory and biodiversity overlap, using dendrochronology (tree cores) to look inside living trees.
Celebrating Fermynwoods Contemporary Art’s 20th anniversary and the Forestry Commission’s 100th, we recently launched our newly renovated space, The Arches at Fineshade Wood.
Join us for this launch celebration inside the newly renovated Arches, hear our team discuss plans for the space, and view work by our first artist in residence, Edwina fitzPatrick. 5-7pm – 14 September 2018