Remote Roundup 13th – 19th April 2020

Creative Activities & Learning

The Gallery
Family Saturday Workshops (at home)
Full of creativity and play based activities aimed at ages 5-10 years but essentially fun for everyone! Our free family activity sheets are designed to inspire imaginations, engage, challenge and spend some creative time making and playing as a family.
http://thegallery.dmu.ac.uk

Nottingham Contemporary
Family Activity Resource Library
Explore changing the surface of one material in as many ways as you can! Can you make it look like a different material altogether, can you change the way it feels as well as the way it looks?
https://www.nottinghamcontemporary.org/record/family-activity-resource-material-library

Networking

Threshold
Critical Friend Micro-Surgeries
Five 3-hour sessions over the course of a month or two in which Threshold assist an artist working on a specific project or at a pivotal point in their career. It’s a series of reflective practice sessions followed by a written summary and some recommendations.
http://thresholdstudios.tv/critical-friend-micro-surgeries/

Deda Derby
1-2-1 Artist Counselling
If you are an artist working in Derby, Derbyshire or the Midlands, Déda wants to help! During these unprecedented times, we are offering 1-2-1 surgeries with our Creative Producer, Phil Hargreaves, to help artists and producers over the next few weeks navigate the current climate.
https://www.deda.uk.com/news/2020/déda-artist-surgeries

Online Content

Attenborough Arts Centre
Podcast #1
AAC have created a new podcast talking to artists and creators about their work, how we’ve supported them throughout the years, and how they’re reacting to the situation we’re in.

Surface Gallery
Tenuous Oasis Video Walkthrough
The exhibition was one of four from the NTU Festival: Arcadia. All the participating artists threw themselves into preparing and installing their exhibitions, however, due to COVID-19 situation the exhibition was cancelled. The artists have kindly shared a video walkthrough of their exhibition installed in the Main Gallery.
https://vimeo.com/403835415

Archival

Mansions of The Future
Spotlight Week 2 Laura Wilson #3 Objects & Artefacts
Laura has visited Lincoln often over the last 6 months conducting research and developing her commission with MotF & The Collection Lincoln & Usher Gallery. Here are some photos taken during these visits.
https://www.facebook.com/mansionsofthefuture/photos/a.1261545543975952/1878143125649521