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Posts about: Residencies

The Art Writing Programme: Bristol Writer's Residency

A new opportunity for a writer to work at Arnolfini and Spike Island. Thu 27 Oct 2016

Aaron McPeake Announced as Winner of Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary 2013

The winner of the 2013 Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary is artist, photographer, sculptor and film maker Aaron McPeake. In 2002, McPeake had to abandon a ... Tue 05 Nov 2013

2013-14 Graduate Fellows

Each year Spike Island works with University of the West of England and Falmouth University to provide support and opportunities for promising graduates. Thu 01 Aug 2013

Thank You!

With your support we have successfully crowd funded more than £4000 towards Melissa Gordon's residency here. Wed 10 Apr 2013

Support Melissa Gordon's Residency

We've launched a Kickstarter campaign to support Melissa Gordon's production residency here in April and May, offering a number of  limited edition prints and opportunities. Mon 11 Mar 2013

Curfew Tower Despatch: Holly Corfield Carr

Spike Associates have been invited to undertake a series of residencies in this unique location in Northern Ireland, and the first reports back on her time there. Tue 29 Jan 2013

2012 Graduate Fellows

Elisa Juncosa Umaran, Menna Cominetti and Sebastian Jefford have recently joined us as the 2012 Graduate Fellows. Tue 16 Oct 2012

Happenstance: Digital Downtime

Spike Island hosted a pair of creative technologists for 12 weeks as part of the Happenstance project. Two months on, communications manager Anna Searle Jones considers what the impact has been. Mon 03 Sep 2012

Purchase Work by Ciara Phillips

‘Irregular Bulletin No. 53’, produced by the artist during her July residency here, available to buy, as well as screenprinted posters. Mon 06 Aug 2012

UWE Spike Island Graduate Fellows Announced

Recent graduates Menna Cominetti and Sebastian Jefford receive studios and professional support for a year. Tue 26 Jun 2012

Design Jam at Spike Island

Practice your research, brainstorming and collaboration skills at this design session exploring a User Experience challenge. Tue 29 May 2012

Wish You Were Here

Current creative technologist in residence Kevin Walker invited Spike Island artists, designers and staff to contribute a postcard design to this interactive installation. Fri 11 May 2012

Happenstance: Week 2

Kevin and Linda get started on some mini-projects for next weekend's Open. Fri 27 Apr 2012

Happenstance: Week 1

Residents reflect on the first week of this project that embeds creative technologists in arts organisations. Fri 20 Apr 2012

Opportunity: Happenstance Technology Residencies for the Arts

Happenstance aims to change the way arts organisations use technology through a series of embedded residencies during which technologists work closely with staff teams. Thu 12 Jan 2012

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