Contemporary
Visual Arts Network
East Midlands

Celebrating and Supporting Visual Arts in the East Midlands

Contemporary
Visual Arts Network
East Midlands

Celebrating and Supporting Visual Arts in the East Midlands

It Takes A Region to Raise An Artist

Our research into the region’s visual arts ecology and economy has now been published.

At events across the region over the next few weeks you can find out more about the findings and recommendations, as well as our future plans.

Book your place

The Harley Gallery, Welbeck – Weds 26th Feb, 11am-1pm

Mansions of the Future, Lincoln – Tues 3rd Mar, 3.30-5.30pm

The Atkins Building, Hinckley – Mon 23rd Mar, 2-4pm

National Centre for Craft & Design – Tues 3rd Apr, 11am-1pm

It Takes A Region to Raise An Artist

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Featured Events and Exhibitions view and add events

Exhibition
Derby Mean Time
14th September 2019 – 22nd February 2020
Tim Shore, Derbyshire
Exhibition
Exhibition by John McDonald, the Butterfly Cry Artist
31st October 2019 – 30th April 2020
John McDonald the Butterfly Cry Artist & The Worm Has Turned, Derbyshire
Art Fair
Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour
2nd November 2019 – 23rd February 2020
Lakeside Arts, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Sargy Mann; Let if be felt that the painter was there
9th November 2019 – 23rd February 2020
Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicestershire
Exhibition
The Forest Is The Museum
30th November 2019 – 30th March 2020
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, Northants
Exhibition
Thanatos
10th January 2020 – 23rd February 2020
Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre, Leicestershire
Exhibition
Remember Me: Charlotte Hodes Papercuts and Ceramics
11th January 2020 – 22nd March 2020
NCCD, Lincolnshire
Exhibition
Liz Pearson: Sense of Self
11th January 2020 – 22nd March 2020
NCCD, Lincolnshire

Meet the Artist: Charles Monkhouse

Meet the Artist: Charles Monkhouse

Charles Monkhouse is an artist, curator, and lecturer. He works in rural and public spaces to create permanent installations and temporary light works. His work responds to and finds its meaning in its context and location, and often works with local stakeholders – including English Heritage, National Trust, the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site,… Read more

Curating the East Midlands: Billy Hawes

Curating the East Midlands: Billy Hawes

Billy Hawes is an independent curator living and working in Northamptonshire. Through independent projects, temporary exhibitions and events, Billy aims to provide space for emerging artists, with a particular interest in durational, dialogical, participatory and performative practices. His practice considers the fact that every space that we encounter has its own set of rules for… Read more