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Jayne Simpson & Claire Griffiths

In-Deference was a collaboration between studio artist Jayne Simpson and visual art photographer Claire Griffiths; exhibited in Jan 2016. This is an ongoing project discovering re-developments and celebrating memories  in Blackpool. This collaboration investigates time, space and place… Read More

TestBed|ArtCOP21

Curated by Ann Carragher As part of this years ArtCOP– A global festival of cultural activity on climate change. In December 2016 TestBed presented an informal evening of art and critical discussion, premised on the theme of Art… Read More

Will Kendrick

WILL KENDRICK YOUR LIFE IS YOURS TO CONSUME Curated by Supercollider Contemporary Art Projects Sept/Oct 15 Will Kendrick’s work speaks of ideas surrounding the blurring lines within our cultural methods of production and archiving. Kendrick’s wide ranging practice consistently… Read More

DESTROY BLACKPOOL

Curated by Supercollider Contemporary Art Projects AUGUST 2015  THERE IS GOING TO BE A SHOW; AN EXHIBITION ABOUT ART MAKING AND CONSUMPTION IN BLACKPOOL WHICH MAY INDICATE A POSSIBLE DIRECTION FOR ITS FUTURE. BRINGING TOGETHER LOCALLY BASED CONTEMPORARY… Read More

Andrea Luka Zimmerman

Curated by UNIT Projects Estate, a Reverie by Andrea Luka Zimmerman JUL 16 UNIT presents a special one-off screening of Estate, a Reverie by Andrea Luka Zimmerman. Estate, a Reverie tracks the passing of the Haggerston Estate in… Read More

Drawing Works Programme

Abingdon Studios in partnership with Grundy Art Gallery delivered a series of Drawing sessions made available to people at varying stages in their personal and professional development as artists. After an overwhelming list of applicants, 15 individuals were… Read More

Show #1: Studio artists move in

Abingdon Studios opened its doors as part of Blackpool’s first ever Other Worlds Festival of Experimental Music and Sound Art in April 2015. To coincide with the Project Space exhibition Knit, Loop and Grate by artist Michael Ridge,… Read More

Michael Ridge

MICHAEL RIDGE Knit, Loop and Grate April 2015 A selection of new solo and collaborative cassette and record works by UK based multimedia artist Michael Ridge. Inspired by and conceptually rooted in the Dada and Fluxus movements this… Read More