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Dates for your diary...

Venice Biennale 2015

Italy, 9 May - 22 November 2015
The 56th International Art Exhibition is titled All the World’s Futures and curated by Okwui Enwezor. Sarah Lucas has been selected to represent Britain and will present a major show in the British Pavillion.

Basel Art Fair

Switzerland, 18 - 21 June 2015
Approximately 300 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia show work from great masters of Modern and contemporary art to the latest generation of emerging stars. Every artistic medium is represented: paintings, sculpture, installations, videos, multiples, prints, photography, and performance. Including Basel Statements - galleries presenting solo shows of emerging artists.

British Art Show 8 

Leeds Art Gallery
9 October 2015 - 10 January 2016
Organised every five years by the Hayward Gallery as part of the Hayward Touring programme, the British Art Show showcases the very best work of both emerging and established artists.


London. 14–17 October 2015
One of the world's leading contemporary art fairs, it also features the Frieze Projects programme of artist commissions and Frieze Talks, a programme of debates, panel discussions and keynote lectures.



Events for your diary...

26-29 September 2013

17-18 October 2013

17-20 October 2013

19-20 October 2013

23 November 2013


Outside the Box: Rescheduled - 4 May 2013

Outside the Box

Developing art projects for beyond the gallery space
Saturday 4 May, 1.30 - 4.30
The New Art Gallery Walsall

This event will be chaired by Deborah Robinson, Head of Exhibitions at The New Art Gallery Walsall.  The speakers are:

Anne de Charmant - Anne is Director and Curator of Meadow Arts in Shropshire. Anne’s team specialise in developing contemporary art projects for heritage sites such as stately homes, castles and gardens.
Nina Coulson - Nina is half of the artist duo Yoke & Zoom and has also set up Movement Gallery on Foregate St Railway Station in Worcester.
Deborah Kermode - Deborah is Deputy Director at Ikon Gallery, Birmingham.  She will speak about the gallery’s offsite programme.
The event should be of particular interest to artists who are keen to explore opportunities for presenting work outside of traditional gallery spaces.  We will explore inspirational projects but will also consider the kinds of issues and practicalities integral to working beyond the gallery.

The event is free but booking is essential. Places are limited. Please contact Hannah Anderson andersonh[@]walsall.gov.uk

This is the rescheduled date for the event which was originally postponed due to bad weather in March.

TRANSITION: Artists' Study Day - Thursday 7 March


Thursday 7 March, 1.30pm - 5pm at The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Campus. B15 2TS

This free event has been organised to accompany the New Art West Midlands 2013 exhibitions.

Speakers include:

Jeremy Millar (Artist & Tutor in Art Criticism, RCA)
Lynda Morris (Chair of Curation and Art History, NUCA and Founder EASTInternational)
Keith Piper (Artist & Programme Leader MA Fine Art, Middlesex University)
Deborah Robinson (Head of Exhibitions, The New Art Gallery Walsall)

The event will be chaired by Jason E Bowman (Artist & Head of MA Fine Art, Valand School of Art, Gothenburg). The discussions will address the challenges and opportunities facing emerging artists today exploring shifting perceptions of regional devolution, the art-world, artist as activist and artist as genius. This event will have relevance for artists (emerging and established), curators and those working in art higher education settings.

Places are limited so early booking is advisable.

Please book your place by emailing: Annabel.Clarke@bcu.ac.uk


The event has been developed in partnership with Birmingham Museums Trust: New Art West Midlands and The New Art Gallery, Walsall.



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