Archive: March, 2017

Associate Studio Programme 4 : Elephant & Castle 2017

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Mar 2017
The second Associate Studio to be developed out of the collaborative project between Double agents and Acme Studios opened in the Highline Building in Elephant & Castle in October 2015 and is now inviting applications for the next round; October 2017-2019. Like the first Studio in Stockwell, established in 2013, the studio operates as a ‘transitional’ space for recent graduates from the BA Fine Art course at Central Saint Martins. Again like the Stockwell Studio it’s housed in a new UAL Hall of Residence. More...

Associate Studio Programme 3 : Rob Chavasse

Mar 2017
In March 2017 Rob Chavasse visited the studio Associate Studio in Stockwell. After a brief introduction to some of his recent projects; including ‘Marsh Lane Diversion’, Frieze London, 2016 and ‘Braids’ at Jupiter Woods, Vienna, Rob discussed work in progress by Associates Jordan Mouzouris, Vicky Young, Rachel Christian, Isabel Cole and Fleur Dempsey. Subjects ranged from the immediate responses and ideas raised by the work itself to the surrounding practical and professional issues of sustaining More...

Associate Studio Programme 2 : Jesse Darling

Mar 2017
Jesse Darling visited the studio in January. We begun by having a discussion about the hierarchies in the studio, the power dynamics of higher education and the complexities of neo-liberal art spaces. Jesse shared their experiences of finishing university, and trying to establishing themselves as an artist. A particular emphasis from Jesse that bled into the discussion of the Associates work was self-organising and the co-opting of spaces provided by institutions for radical means and a variety of voices. More...