T.H.I.S is proud to announce a second essay in Artblog by Hammam Aldouri (Phd). On immanence (1): Continued reflections on critical art practice. Hammam was not only one of our original artist members and all round clever bugger but also the founder of the A.I.R scheme back in 2011. Enjoy.
THIS would like to wish everyone we’ve gotten to know and who is connected to us and what we do – a very merry Christmas and a happy new year. Photo from the AIR space (Yuka Namekawa AIR)
T.H.I.S is proud to welcome our second A.I.R. Yuka Namekawa comes to us after teaching sculpture at Tama University of Art for the last two years. The Artists Brief you are to consider the dilapidated, stained glass window at the front of the studios. The light from within, illuminating those working inside the residency space,…
Following the signing of a new 7 year lease T.H.I.S was very proud to hold (a slightly overdue) 5th birthday open studios. Luke Drozd craft beer went down a little to well and we were pleased to see many old and some new friends. Thanks to Carla and Bryony for organising the whole event.
Member of T.H.I.S Alumni, excellent artist and general storer of things – Craig Barnes has recently completed his installation of “Futuro House” on the rooftop of Central St Martin. We-heart have just run the following piece on the man and his work. Enjoy! CLICK HERE Image curtesy of Craig Barnes.
T.H.I.S has now been working with our partners around the borough of Tottenham for a number of months and will be conducting several workshops in the coming days. Here are some images supplied to us by the Engine Room from our sessions there.
Our resident ceramists Nao Matsunaga gives a (free to attend and open to all) ceramics masterclass. This is the first of many such skills sharing sessions to be held at T.H.I.S
In conclusion to his time at T.H.I.S Steve Maher gave a fun and enlightening artist talk about past and present projects. Drinks and Japanese nibbles were enjoyed by a full house. Thank you to Askeaton Contemporary Arts and Arts Council England for all their help in making this residency happen.
Limerick Magazine November Issue speaks to our A.I.R Steve Maher about many things including Askeaton Contemporary arts and T.H.I.S.
Theobald Associates – a boutique corporate law firm based in the city of London have chosen to be our first corporate partner, with a funding commitment that will provide for at least 25 paid workshops in the local community. We believe this will be the first of a number of corporate partnerships bringing the city…