Posts Tagged ‘Sound’

Bristol Biennial @ The College

June 5, 2012

The College threw open it’s doors on Friday night as part of the Bristol Biennial (1st – 16th June).

It was a hugely busy and succesful night attracting artists and the local community who took great pleasure in the vast array of art work and creativeness that was on offer, enjoyed walking the art and sculpture trail and then relaxed to the sounds of Yaffle and Insomniac Jack.

This work can continue to be seen throughout the 16 days of the Biennial, but in order to take in the whole event it is best to save your visit for a Thursday, Friday or Saturday as this is when Art-el Gallery and Kathy Hindes, 1000 birds sound and visual installation are also available to view.

Here is a little run thorugh & visual sample of what you can expect to see.

Explore the College site via the art and sculpture trial, there are maps and information available in the main exhibition space.

‘Hedgehog’ by Paul Green, resident of The College Project

‘Argon Bird’ by Boswell

In the main exhibition space there is a group exhibition of work from from the amazing and talented residents of the college, including sculpture by Pete Mountain, Matthew Billington and Lillith C Green life drawing by Colin Stevens (who also runs classes at the college), photography by Joe Clarke & Ashley Clarke and Stefanie Dring and painting by Kerry Day.

The Main Exhibition Space.

In addition there is a solo photography exhibition by Matt Smith (Mattko), 30 photographs both digital and exposed print each telling it’s own story called ….

Open Thursday & Friday 11:30 to 17:30 and Saturday 12:00 to 16:30 is a sound and visual installation by Kathy Hinde and Matthew Fairclough.  Many of the 1000 paper cranes used in this exhibit have been made by the local community.

One Thousand Birds installation by Kathy Hinde & Matthew Fairclough

Also available to view on the same days and during the same hours is the Erms solo show ‘Everything Begins With An E’ in the Art-el Gallery.

ERMS solo show @ Art-el Gallery

The shows own blog and further pictures coming here soon.

So come down and check this out for yourself soon, it an amazing place and there is much going on.

And finally a huge thanks to all those who made this event possible, you all know who you are.  BIG LOVE X

One Thousand Birds – come & get involved @ The College

May 21, 2012

Come to the College and get inspired by making an origami crane which will be included in this brilliant installation.

One Thousand Birds. An Immersive Video, Sound & Sculptural Installation By Kathy Hinde & Matthew Fairclough.

The amazing work of Kathy Hinde & Matthew Fairclough will be on display at The College as part of the Bristol Biennial. This is a completely interactive project which relies on the local community and people far and wide contributing an origami crane which will form the main body of their installation. For more details please checkout the website.  http://onethousandbirds.co.uk.s22659.gridserver.com/?page_id=16

Great fun for all the family so come and take part.

Bird making workshop at The College Project, Marksbury Rd, Bedminster, Bristol, BS3 5JJ, Sunday May 27th 11am to 5pm, the exhibition will then run from the 1st to the 16th June opening Thursday & Friday 11.30am  to 5.30pm ans Saturday 12.00pm to 4.30pm as part of the Bristol Biennial.