I find that beginnings are always the most difficult. This studio opportunity coincides with the start of a new cycle within the creative spiral; consequently I find myself in the lower realm of the cycles, a place that alchemists call the ‘Nigredo’.
Ten artists have been selected for Syllabus III, a national, alternative peer led learning programme, jointly delivered by Wysing Arts Centre; Eastside Projects; New Contemporaries; S1 Artspace; Spike Islandl; Studio Voltaire and new partner Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts).
New Contemporaries is pleased to announce this year's selected artists with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies. The panel of guest selectors comprising Caroline Achaintre, Elizabeth Price and George Shaw has chosen 47 artists for the annual open submission exhibition.