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

The findings from CAMEo’s recent research into the region’s visual arts ecology and economy have now been published.

Conceived through the lens of artist development, underpinned by the principle that the whole sector has a part to play in enabling that development, our activity will respond to the research, and what we learnt from our 2015-18 programme.

We will explore what actions accelerate the growth of a flourishing visual arts sector and support practitioners to meet their artistic and economic potential.

Read the full report online.

It Takes A Region to Raise An Artist

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Featured Events and Exhibitions view and add events

Exhibition
Potpourri
29th March 2019 – 1st February 2020
LCB Depot, Leicestershire
Exhibition
Toggler
9th May 2019 – 1st January 2020
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, Northants
Exhibition
Memory Of Land
1st August 2019 – 31st December 2019
New Art Exchange, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Derby Mean Time
14th September 2019 – 22nd February 2020
Tim Shore, Derbyshire
Exhibition
When The Snow Melts: The World Wars, Empire And Muslim Soldiers
27th September 2019 – 31st December 2019
New Art Exchange, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Ibrahim Ahmed, Does Anybody Leave Heaven?
27th September 2019 – 31st December 2019
New Art Exchange, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Mimesis: African Soldier
27th September 2019 – 31st December 2019
New Art Exchange, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Jerwood Makers Open 2019
5th October 2019 – 19th January 2020
NCCD, Lincolnshire

Meet the Artist: Dylan Fox

Meet the Artist: Dylan Fox

Dylan Fox is a Northamptonshire based artist, whose work unpacks the various barriers the transgender community faces. With an emphasis on social interaction, combined with the visual language most associated with printed matter and found objects, Fox’s work has been exhibited nationally; highlights include solo shows at NN Contemporary Art, Northampton, Contains Art, Watchet, and… Read more

Curating the East Midlands: Matthew Chesney

Curating the East Midlands: Matthew Chesney

Matthew Chesney is an artist curator based in Nottingham. He is founder and director of BACKLIT, an artist-driven contemporary gallery and studio space in the city, which supports early career graduates and emerging artists and provides a dynamic public programme featuring national and international artists. Central to the BACKLIT ethos is its strong working relationships… Read more