Artists: Ikran Abdille, Rebecca Clegg, Justyna Latoch, Alvin Ong, Joshua Robinson, Olive Sanderson, Shanice Simpson, Daniel Smart, Robert Wilson
Opening night: Friday 6 January 2016
And Then… is an exhibition of artwork by recent graduates within a 50 mile radius of Northampton. They work across media from oil on canvas to GIF, concrete floor-based sculpture to documentation from living art experiments. The artists completed their BA (Hons) Fine Art in 2016 from the University of Oxford: The Ruskin School of Art (Alvin Ong), Coventry University (Daniel Smart), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge (Justyna Latoch), Birmingham City University: Birmingham School of Art (Rebecca Clegg), De Montfort University, Leicester (Shanice Simpson, Robert Wilson) and The University of Northampton (Ikran Abdille, Joshua Robinson, Olive Sanderson).
Lunchtime Conversation online:
Art Funding: BAD Cola and Radical Renewable Art + Activism Fund
Thursday 26 January 2017
Artists Kathrin Böhm and Ellie Harrison will be joining NN’s Artistic Director Catherine Hemelryk to have a conversation about their projects that find different ways to work with funding.
The conversation will be online and a link will be available from here on the day.
How to: Art Handling
Saturday 18 February 2017, 12:30–1:30pm
Back by popular demand, a re-run of an art handling workshop and how to pack various media safely for transit. Led by Catherine Hemelryk, the workshop will draw from her experience working for art institutions across Europe. If you have a specific medium you would like to know more about how to package, you can request it in advance by emailing [email protected] and Catherine will include your example in the session.
Saturday 18 February 2017, 2–4pm
For artists by artists, bring your work in progress for friendly peer critique. Crit Group is led by Sayed Sattar Hasan and starts with two featured artist presentations before opening the conversation out to the regular peer critique. If you would like to be a future featured artist at Crit Group, email us at [email protected].
Bumps & Babes
Thursday 23 February 2017, 2–3pm
Get messy with your baby or pre-schooler in these crayon-fuelled, finger painting sessions. Make sure you wear clothes that can handle paint!
Write Club: CV writing
Saturday 25 February 2017, 1:30–2:30pm
Join Catherine Hemelryk for a session on preparing an artist CV for a portfolio, website or job application. Bring examples of your current CV and a pen and paper, laptop or tablet.
From Art to Commerce
Saturday 25 February 2017, 11am – Business planning update
Saturday 25 March 2017, 11am – Marketing planning
Saturday 29 April 2017, 11am – Finance and funding
These monthly sessions are for anyone running a creative business or looking to start one. These sessions are led by Tracey Clarke, the first hour of the session is a general workshop and the second hour consists of one-to-one short sessions. To book a one-to-one with Tracey please email [email protected]. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.