Slowing Down time Workshop

Steve Hollingsworth Slowing Down Time: 9.5.18 Timescapes that suit peoples processing speed Sound is touching at a distance Experiencing time differently 1st Exercise-Erwin Wurm one minute sculptures. All staff to collaborate using the small objects I’ve brought in to create static sculpture of your own bodies balancing or holding some of the objects I’ve brought … Continue reading Slowing Down time Workshop


Artlink has pioneered a unique way of working, under the banner of ‘The Ideas Team’; a kind of laboratory of experimental approaches where contemporary artists are paired with individuals with complex disabilities to explore different sensory experiences with them. These have included adventures in olfactory memory, sound and vibration, cross-media installations, time spent immersed in intense … Continue reading Background

Text from ‘Exchange of Method’presentation as part of Artlink/Collective collaboration. 

The following is a presentation given in response to an essay/talk by Jessica Gogan, artist & curator living in Rio.   Gogans' essay is about a medicinal plant project which took place in Brazil. At first glance it has nothing to do with people with learning disabilities but don't let that confuse you.  Her descriptions … Continue reading Text from ‘Exchange of Method’presentation as part of Artlink/Collective collaboration. 

OLD SCHOOL FABRICATIONS – Collaborative environments

Artists Laura Spring, Laura Aldridge and depute manage John Connell met with Old School Fabrications to discuss changing spaces in Cherry Road. Here is their brief:- We would like you to come up with a series of designs based on our initial discussion at Cherry Road. As the people the designs are for, are very complex, … Continue reading OLD SCHOOL FABRICATIONS – Collaborative environments