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Kariss Ainsworth Visits Experience Barnsley Museum

Kariss Ainsworth Visits Experience Barnsley Museum

Now let’s be honest, when you think of my home town Barnsley, your first thoughts aren’t likely to be of tourist attractions. In fact, I darn’t ask what your first thoughts might be… However, Barnsley actually has six museums (even I didn’t realise this) and the newest of which, Experience Barnsley, is sure to be … Continue reading

31 DEGREES: UCB ART & DESIGN SHOWCASE – PART 1 by Jason White

31 DEGREES: UCB ART & DESIGN SHOWCASE – PART 1 by Jason White

Saturday 15th June sees University Campus Barnsley Interdisciplinary Art and Design degree students once again exhibit their wares for public consumption. The course offers students the opportunity to work across many different art and design disciplines, which could include painting, sculpture, ceramics, illustration, printmaking and jewellery making. Students are encouraged to cross boundaries and experiment … Continue reading

IOU PRODUCTIONS: VOLATILE LIGHT @ THE CIVIC

IOU PRODUCTIONS: VOLATILE LIGHT @ THE CIVIC

Volatile Light is a new three-part installation which has just opened in the theatre space at The Civic. Created by the IOU Production, a theatre company based in Halifax, they specialise in making original artworks across a variety of platforms, including: sound, video and sculptural installations; site specific performance, music, touring theatre, interactive digital works … Continue reading

LINDER @ THE HEPWORTH, WAKEFIELD

LINDER @ THE HEPWORTH, WAKEFIELD

It’s been called one of finest contemporary art museums in Europe and since it opened its doors nearly two years ago, every exhibition shown has totally convinced me of this title. It’s imposing, metallic like outer shell belies the subtle workings going on inside. The slowly evolving permanent exhibition is quietly beautiful, inspirational and ever … Continue reading

PAUL CARRUTHERS HAS NOIQ @ THE CIVIC, BARNSLEY

PAUL CARRUTHERS HAS NOIQ @ THE CIVIC, BARNSLEY

Paul Carruthers isn’t just an artist, he is also the designer and producer of some pretty slick, high-end furniture and home accessories; an interior designer’s dream. Paul Carruthers has NOIQ his is debut exhibition at The Civic, Barnsley. It’s claimed that Paul has been at the centre of the northern urban art scene for over … Continue reading