We would create, play and question the ways that photographs impact upon our lives. The days were shaped by the contagious energy of the students.
Touchstone was a site specific performance by Salamanda Tandem, taking place throughout Corby Cube in 2013, exploring the building through the movement, sound and touch of visually impaired performers Indra Slavena and Mickel Smithen.
Throughout the 2017-2018 academic year, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art delivered 77 artist-led workshops with 12 Key Stage 3 students from The CE Academy. Workshop information, student comments, photographs and analysis are all included in this beautiful limited-edition book.
Gesture (2012 to 2014) was a series of events which highlighted the diverse range of activities that take place within The Corby Cube. Virginie Litzler installed photographic work created through photo shoots of local people, “concentrating on how bodies, architecture and air converse”.
Students from Boughton Primary School have been working with Fermynwoods Contemporary Art and Belgium-based photographer Virginie Litzler to produce a photographic artwork that has been installed on a billboarda in Northampton.
World renowned automotive engineering company Cosworth joined forces with Fermynwoods to host artist Virginie Litzler. The new art work, Conversations, is the culmination of Virginie’s time at Cosworth, after spending 5 days with the business talking to and working alongside their staff.
Martin Borley from BBC Northampton caught up with two of our Art Work Placement artists. Virginie Litzler, who has been working with Cosworth, and Simon Woolham who has been working with St Andrews Healthcare.
This week students from Lodge Park Academy saw the outcome of a workshop with our Associate Artist Virginie Litzler go up on a billboard in Corby. Inspired by Virginie’s residency in Shanghai, students were challenged to make themselves invisible against natural phenomena.
For Green Screen, our Associate Artist Virginie Litzler has been working with students from Lodge Park Academy and Boughton Primary to celebrate and reveal unseen green spaces in Northamptonshire. Look out for the striking results which will be displayed on billboards in the area. Inspired by Virginie’s residency in Shanghai, students were challenged to make[…]
Our third Art Work Placement sees Virginie Litzler at Cosworth. Cosworth was founded in 1958 with headquarters in Northampton, UK. The iconic and globally-recognised brand and employs staff across Europe and the USA, employing its motorsport-inspired engineering and manufacturing capabilities to improve vehicle and driver performance. The group supplies electronics and powertrain products and engineering[…]