Block 336 is delighted to be hosting Bloomberg New Contemporaries in January 2018 following the launch at BALTIC Centre For Contemporary Art, Gateshead and BALTIC’s project space at BALTIC 39 in September 2017.

The panel of guest selectors comprises of Caroline Achaintre, Elizabeth Price and George Shaw who have chosen 47 artists for the annual open submission exhibition.

Selected artists for Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2017 are: Raen Barnsley, Calum Bowden, Eleanor Breeze, Christy Burdock, Robbie Campbell, Neil Carroll, Sofia Caselli, Adam Castle and Ed Twaddle, Tereza Červeňová, Sarah Cockings and Harriet Fleuriot, Declan Colquitt, José Rafael Cordeiro, Jake Elwes, Darek Fortas, Rufus Roma Genn, Matthew Gough, Thomas Greig, Tom Hatton, Caitlin Hazell, Gabriella Hirst, Jack Howell Evans, Hettie James, Jack Killick, Carla Lavin, James Laycock, Gal Leshem, Melissa Magnuson, Lucy Mayes, Amanda Moström, Rhona Mühlebach, Nathan Roy Newton, Robbie O’Keeffe, Irvin Pascal, Katarzyna Perlak, Seth Pimlott, Tom Platt, Glen Pudvine, Maïa Régis, Harriet Rickard, Martin Sekera, Devlin Shea, Felix Treadwell, David Walker Kennedy, Max K Weaver and Michaela Yearwood-Dan.

BALTIC / BALTIC 39 | 29 September – 26 November 2017.

Block 336 | 27 January – 3 March 2018.

*Image: Sarah Cockings & Harriet Fleuriot, Plasma Vista, 2016 HD video with audio

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BLOCK 336 - 2017/18

Block 336 is pleased to announce that its forthcoming programme will be supported by the Arts Council England.

Opening 12th October 2017, is a solo show of new work by Jane Hayes Greenwood. On 24th  November 2017, Block 336 will present a solo exhibition of work by Irish artist Kevin Gaffney curated by Kathleen Soriano. This will be the first solo exhibition of Gaffney’s work in the UK.

In addition to Arts Council England support, this exhibition is also supported by The Arts Council Ireland, The Elephant Trust, Culture Ireland, Sky Arts, The Irish Embassy and Guinness. Opening 27th January 2018, Block 336 will host the Bloomberg New Contemporaries exhibition.

 

BLOCK 336 ON FLOORR MAGAZINE

FLOORR magazine interviewed Jane Hayes Greenwood, co-founder and Director of Block 336, read the full interview here.

 

HIRE

Spaces at Block 336 are available to hire. Please note that they will not be rented for exhibition purposes. Block 336 researches and develops its programme well in advance and is therefore unable to accept unsolicited approaches for exhibitions. If you are interested in hiring the space for other purposes, please email info@block336.com with a description, desired dates, no. of people that would be on site and any other information you feel may be necessary.