Spike Island

Artist's Talk: Tamarin Norwood


Tuesday 19 January 2016, 6–7.30pm


£5, £3 concessions
Free for Spike Associates

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Artist and writer Tamarin Norwood introduces her year long residency at Spike Island. Presenting recent half-blind drawings, subtitled videos and sculptural constructions, she describes her research into the point of contact between pencil and page, and outlines plans to develop this research towards animation and 3D print technologies.

Follow the residency at www.pointlinetime.net

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Tamarin Norwood

Tamarin Norwood is an artist and writer. UK commissions include Tate Britain, Art on the Underground and Modern Art Oxford; international exhibitions include MOCCA Toronto, ICA Philadelphia, Beton7 Athens and AC Institute New York. Recent art writing, fiction and poetry includes publications by the ICA, LADA and Bloodaxe; her artist book 'olololo' was published by Modern Art Oxford with Book Works studio.

Tamarin studied linguistics before training as an artist at Central Saint Martins and on the Goldsmiths MFA Art Writing. She is part of the inaugural team of research residents of the Hub at Wellcome Collection, and is completing a practice-led doctorate in Fine Art as a Clarendon Scholar at the Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford.


Supported by
  • Arts Council England GfA