UKYA is super excited to be travelling to St Ives this weekend for The Cornish Weekender - the second of a suite of micro residencies run in partnership with artist spaces across the UK. Find out more about the residency programme and guest artist facilitators here.
UK Young Artists and Studio XX, Montreal are embarking on a co-operative international residency with two female artists, Natacha Clitandre from Quebec and Louise Orwin from the UK. Each of the artists will spend two weeks in residence in Montreal and Nottingham, during which time they will collaborate on a new project to challenge their ways of working and thinking. Find out more here.
The Cornish Weekender 13-16 April will be run in partnership with Porthmeor Studios and Curator, Claudio Zecchi. This micro residency brings together creative people of all persuasions, visual arts to performance, music to architecture, urbanism and anthropology. Find out more about the selected artists here.
Claudio Zecchi is an independent curator whose research is focused on investigating the relationship between art and public space. UKYA is supporting his residency in Japan at the TOKAS - Tokyo Arts and Space to develop the fifth chapter of this research. Here he is interviewed about the project by Guilia Morucchio for ATP Diary.
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