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The Birthday Party

The Birthday Party

Under the aegis of Independent Curating, students from Leeds University have initiated the project, “The Birthday Party”, in direct response to Harold Pinter’s screenplay of the same name. The opening as ‘event’ is be held at the Members Bar at Temple Works, Wednesday 19th May commencing at 6pm Organised in...
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The Wonderful World of...

The Wonderful World of…

Temple Works lights up with a audio-visual projection exhibition based on the fractal nature of the bipolar mind. Stand outside  in the night looking up onto the side of the Kay’s Catalogue‘s  old workers canteen, hugging the “room” that was once the largest in the world in which they toiled.  Inspired by Bent Architect’s new theatre piece - The wonderful world of… the show investigates the multiple...
Fire Walk with Me

Fire Walk with Me

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Twin Peaks, 6 stages for one night only…. www.firewalkwithme.co.uk R & R Cafe With David Lynch Coffee provided by Starbright and Out of the Woods Cafe and food by The Roast 19:00-20.30 Registration for Cherry Pies 20:30-21:30 Judging for Cherry Pie Competition 22:00-22:45 Cherry Pie Eating Competion Black Lodge 19:00-20:15...
...And Tomorrow

…And Tomorrow

The M.A Art and Design at Leeds Metropolitan University, with Peter Lewis, and Curator at Temple Works, Micheale Spessa, invite you to the private view opening of …And Tomorrow… to be held at Temple Works on Thursday July 22nd. from 6.00 pm till 9.30 pm. The exhibition is open to the public Friday July 23rd...

OKO Cinema Povera

A short selection of films and projector performances followed by the main feature, Craig Baldwin’s ‘Spectres of the Spectrum’ (1999). Baldwin’s pioneering mash-up mines 50’s sci-fi, educational and industrial films, appropriated and re-born as a visionary sci-fi space/time travel epic. Former TK Maxx Unit, Plaza Shopping Centre, Leeds
PEEP

PEEP

Curated by Michael Burkitt Press Release by Michael Burkitt PEEP invites a brief glance, a slight utterance and a faint appearance of the work of emerging and protruding artists. Hosting sound, video, sculpture, drawing and performance this exhibition will consider the pace at which art and information is produced and received. Asking: Does a speedy...
The Art Bowl

The Art Bowl

As the assistant curator to Peter Lewis: Press Release by Peter Lewis The Fun No Fun Show A project organised by students of M.A. Art & Design, Leeds Metropolitan University with invited artists: Doug Fishbone / Katrin Lock & Tim Brotherton / Makiko Nagaya / Harold Offeh / The Mott Collection Carl Allport / Sarah...
MA Show

MA Show

From the Publication produced Fragments of Perception by Micheale Spessa We rely on the knowledge that the world is made up of basic constants that are experiences of space. These are made up of the notion of the world  being fractal with variations, concrete-composite objects and objects.  It is with this knowledge that we formulate what...
The New Obsolete

The New Obsolete

Assistant Curator to Peter Lewis 25 August 2009 – 6 September 2009 Press Release by Peter Lewis “ Repetition demands the new […] insofar as it characterises ‘the same’ as lacking.” Catherine Russell, Narrative Morality, 1994 The New Obsolete is an exhibition curated by the M.A. Contemporary Art, Graphic Design and Curating course, at Leeds...

Meet the Maker

Exp24 and ESA – An evening of experimental film presented by the makers Press Release EXP24 is a Leeds-based experimental filmmaking collective founded in 2006 with a penchant for film happenings, who operate on a not for profit basis. “Meet the Maker” will be a screening event of experimental films in different formats (including 16mm,...

Kinetika!- Leeds Film Festival- Screening and Workshop

Screening 14 Nov 2008 A Leeds-based experimental film collective working with Super8 and 16mm with a penchant for film happenings, EXP24 will be unveiling their very own beautiful, handcrafted and hand-processed films created in their newly established proto film lab! Share in the EXP24 experience in a relaxed environment of the Adelphi upstairs room with...

Moor Music Festival 2008

Press Release Mail Service 541, Best Joined Up and ‘lookandlisten’ present The Green Room, a delectable flurry of art, film and performance nestled within one of nature’s greenest valleys. From within a 1920’s style conservatory partake in tea and cake from high noon ‘till very late whilst you sit back, relax and soak up the...

Moor Music Festival 2007

The Green Room – Daylight Hours Ilkley Moor festival as held on the Moors of Ilkley every year in late July over 2 1/2 days. With a Cinema Tent in July you need  to take into account that it is daylight till  9 p.m., so what do you do with the space? I proposed to...