Emma Davies recounts her early experiences with Fermynwoods, including one student following in the social realist tradition of the Kitchen Sink Painters.
Urban Divers was a film created by Japanese artist Tomoko Take, documenting a collaboration between Jason Singh, leading Grime MC’s and students from The CE Academy, drawing out stories, feelings and emotions around the idea of home.
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”.
In 2012, Owl Project were in residence with Fermynwoods. A collaborative group of artists who work with wood and electronics to fuse sculpture and sound art, creating music making machines and objects which combine pre-steam and digital technology.
Nikki Pugh’s 2012 Traces; Walking and Drawing residency with Fermynwoods coincided with the Corby Walking Festival and explored the landscapes of Fermyn Woods, Corby and surrounding area through the lens of locative (GPS) technology.
The Autumn 2012 bulletin features information about Gesture, a 6-month project exploring how relationships and social interactions can be signified, controlled and communicated through the conduit of the hand. This bulletin also contains information about the latest Crafting the Landscape workshop, Flint Knapping with John Lord. You can also read all of our previous bulletins[…]
Our Summer 2012 bulletin features news of our current Artist in Residence, Tomoko Take; plus information on a forthcoming Solarplate Printmaking Workshop with Susie Turner. You can also read all of our previous bulletins here.
Our Spring 2012 bulletin features ‘Traces; Walking and Drawing’, with artist Nikki Pugh including a series of walks as part of the Corby Walking Festival 2012. Our current Open Online exhibition is profiled, whilst the bulletin also gives you the latest news on the developments to our Sudborough Green Lodge site, plus a look back[…]