BLOOMBERG NEW CONTEMPORARIES
Exhibition: 27th January – 3rd March 2018
Between January and March 2018, Block 336 hosted the London iteration of Bloomberg New Contemporaries exhibition. This followed the launch at the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead and BALTIC’s project space at BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne.
The panel of guest selectors: Caroline Achaintre, Elizabeth Price and George Shaw chose the following 47 artists for the annual open submission exhibition.
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.
NEW CONTEMPORARIES AND ARTQUEST PEER MENTORING AT GASWORKS
17th February 2018 | 2 – 5 pm
New Contemporaries and Artquest ran a peer mentoring workshop for artists at Gasworks during the Bloomberg New Contemporaries exhibition at Block 336.
Peer mentoring is an essential but often overlooked aspect of an artist’s working life. Peer groups provide not only critical feedback necessary to develop work, but also the practical day to day support and encouragement that is the lifeblood of a sustainable practice.
This talk and practical session, led by artist Chloe Cooper:
NEW CONTEMPORARIES SCREENING UPSTAIRS AT THE RITZY
27th February 2018 | 6.30 – 9 pm
*Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2017, BALTIC, Centre of Contemporary Art, Installation Image Photo: Colin Davidson.