One year since graduating. One year on, I am asked to write about ‘what I am up to…one year on’ I see people at shows and we ask each other ‘What are you up to ?’ I hear myself blathering ‘I’m good, b… Continue Reading Sarah Roberts: a year post graduation
I have Weetabix every morning (although I did recently dabble in Country Crisp in an attempt to spice up my life but it didn’t spiced up my life so I swiftly returned to the trusty ‘bix). When I first… Continue Reading Georgia Gendall: what do artists do all day?
Resilience: Adaption and Assemblage When you leave university you are left with a lack of space, a lack of tuition, a distant ache when you wake, and nowhere to go but the desk that’s next to your bed… Continue Reading Georgia Gendall: on identity and resilience after art college
Brigitte Mierau of the 2014 LIFE BOAT programme talks about maintaining momentum after university. “If you want to be an artist, don’t expect to be able to relax and take it easy after your degree sho… Continue Reading Brigitte Mierau: the first year after college
LIFE BOAT 2014 recipient Liam Magee considers working without the deadlines and structures that exist in university and strategies for creating deadlines to ‘complete’ work. Away from university there… Continue Reading Liam Magee: working without deadlines
Rebecca Moss talks about the importance of conversations and dialogue for her practice, both within the the art world and beyond. Recently, I have really come to value my relationships and conversatio… Continue Reading Rebecca Moss: conversation and dialogue in practice
In this series of interviews Artquest quiz 2012/2013 LIFE BOAT awardees about their experiences after college on the programme http://soundcloud.com/artquest/henk-geiskens-lifeboat-award http://soundc… Continue Reading Henk Gieskens, Conall McAteer, Isabelle Gressel, Michael McManus: one year out of college
Maintaining a career as an artist can be a complex and nuanced affair that requires a lot more than simply making good work. These presentations by artists and industry professionals examined and demy… Continue Reading First steps for new graduates: studios, promotion, networks and exhibitions