1 – 5pm
Free for Studio and Associate Members / £3 for Non-Members
Meet and discuss your work with Alessandro Vincentelli, Curator of Exhibitions and Research at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art. These visits are a unique opportunity to discuss your work on a one-to-one basis with a curator, helping you to develop new ideas and direction, and to gain perspective on your practice, the context and concepts underpinning it.
Alessandro Vincentelli is Curator of Exhibitions & Research at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, where he has worked for more than 10 years. During this time he developed and curated solo exhibitions with artists Elizabeth Price and Steve McQueen amongst many others. He collaborated with the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven for the David Maljkovic exhibition Sources in the Air, staged at BALTIC Gateshead in 2013. He curated They Used to Call it the Moon in 2014 and The Curves of the Needle exhibition at BALTIC39. He has recently curated the group show Disappearance at Sea – Mare Nostrum, continuing to 14 May, looking at the European refugee crisis and the journey taken across the Mediterreanean Sea. He has also curated the current exhibition with Rodney Graham: That’s Not Me at BALTIC continuing til 11 June. He is curating a major exhibition with Jasmina Cibic in 2018.
To book a place please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a short paragraph detailing why you are interested in a studio visit with Alessandro. Spaces are limited and each visit will last 45 minutes.
If you are a member but not a studio member of The NewBridge Project we will provide a space in the building for the visit.
Image: Disappearance at Sea – Mare Nostrum, Installation view, at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, 2017
This event is programmed as part of Practice Makes Practice, an artist development programme run by artists for artists. Practice makes Practice focuses on developing artistic talent and equipping artists with the necessary skills to manage their practice, bridging the gap between art school, studio practice, the gallery and beyond.
Accessibility: NewBridge Studios has limited accessibility, this event will take place in the Co-Work space on the first floor of NewBridge Studios. We regret, due to the age of our building and its change of use we do not have a functioning lift. Please contact us prior to visiting if you require additional information regarding access and facilities.