How galleries work: artist-focused galleries – Castlefield Gallery

Castlefield Gallery started as an artist-led space. It is now an artist-focused gallery and agency. In this video gallery director, Kwong Lee discusses: The gallery programme How they discover the art… Continue Reading How galleries work: artist-focused galleries – Castlefield Gallery

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Self-organised exhibitions

One of the best, and fastest ways of getting an exhibition is organising your own. This article highlights the key things to consider if you decide on a D.I.Y. approach. At the start of your career, y… Continue Reading Self-organised exhibitions

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Ami Clarke: on setting up artist run spaces

The following tips have been written by Ami Clarke, founder and director of Banner Repeater, and should be useful when thinking of opening an artist-led space. Working frameworks: pragmatic and concep… Continue Reading Ami Clarke: on setting up artist run spaces

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How curators work: Artist curator – Dallas Seitz

Dallas Seitz talks about being an artist/curator http://soundcloud.com/artquest/the-artist-curator-dallas Artist as Curator Artists have always been curators! Within their own groupings of work, artis… Continue Reading How curators work: Artist curator – Dallas Seitz

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An introduction to running artist-led spaces

Running your own Artist-led space could be useful in Raising your profile in the art world Building your networks Developing useful skills Providing a space to show for you and your friends Listen to… Continue Reading An introduction to running artist-led spaces

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Accessing empty spaces

There is a well-established history of artists taking over empty shops and other spaces for temporary exhibitions or community projects, and in the current economic downturn such activity is being act… Continue Reading Accessing empty spaces

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Curating and programming your own artist-led space

If you have gone to the effort of securing an space for your own gallery, it’s important to have an idea of the kind of programme you want to have and the kind of artists you want to show. Although yo… Continue Reading Curating and programming your own artist-led space

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