Thomas Sauvin, the mind behind Beijing Silvermine, will be speaking at our day-symposium ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE: Contemporary Uses of Visual Archives held at Arnolfini alongside Thomas Sauvin, Amak Mahmoodian, Charbel Saad, Vicki Bennett, Francesca Seravalle and guest contributor Kensuke Koike on the May 5th 2018. This event is supported by Arts Council of England and co-presented with Arnolfini. Early bird tickets are still available, limited capacity. BOOK TICKETS HERE  https://goo.gl/5ejZey   1. What has led to your involvement with archive material? During ...

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Vicki Bennett will be speaking at our day-symposium ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE: Contemporary Uses of Visual Archives held at Arnolfini alongside Thomas Sauvin, Amak Mahmoodian, Charbel Saad, Vicki Bennett, Francesca Seravalle and guest contributor Kensuke Koike on the May 5th 2018. This event is supported by Arts Council of England and co-presented with Arnolfini. Early bird tickets are still available, limited capacity. BOOK TICKETS HERE  https://goo.gl/5ejZey   Still from The Mirror by Vicki Bennett.     1: What has led you to working with archival ...

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Maja Daniels will be speaking at our day-symposium ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE: Contemporary Uses of Visual Archives held at Arnolfini alongside Thomas Sauvin, Amak Mahmoodian, Charbel Saad, Vicki Bennett, Francesca Seravalle and guest contributor Kensuke Koike on the May 5th 2018. This event is supported by Arts Council of England and co-presented with Arnolfini. Early bird tickets are still available, limited capacity. BOOK TICKETS HERE  https://goo.gl/5ejZey   (more…)

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    Symposium Activating the Archive: Contemporary Uses of Visual Archives   Saturday 5th May 2018 11am  – 6pm (Doors open at 10.30 am) / £20 – £25  Tickets available here: https://goo.gl/5ejZey     IC Visual Lab warmly invites you to its upcoming symposium, ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE:  Contemporary Uses of Visual Archives, taking place at the Arnolfini on the 5th of May. This one-day symposium explores the many ways archives are activated within the arts through a series of talks with international artists, curators, and ...

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IC Visual Lab is pleased to announce its new initiative entitled, Activating the archive. Running for six-months, this programme of events will explore the many ways artists use archives within their practice, activating them to create new interpretations and discourses in an artistic manner.   From The Cage workshop with Julian Barón.   Workshops   IC Visual Lab, will be delivering a series of workshops led by international and local artists run in conjunction with our project partners; Creative Youth Network, University ...

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  THE CAGE was a collaborative workshop that took place over three-day with Spanish artist Julian Baron, IC-Visual Lab, and workshop participants. The workshop was held in the graphic design studios at UWE Bristol, and was a collaboration with: People’s Republic of Stokes Croft; Acción Cultural Española (AC/E); Arnolfini; The University of West of England, and Arts Council England. The brief was to respond visually to the UK housing crisis. The workshop was experimental and the aim was to create a experimental ...

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      “ A secure and affordable place to live is a basic human need. ”   This 3 DAYS COLLABORATIVE WORKSHOP will encourage participants to create and produce artwork responding to the theme of the current UK housing crisis. The final results will be displayed as part of a public intervention in the city of Bristol. Participants will need to bring personal photographs, documents and other printed/graphic material to use in the workshop. IC-Visual Lab in collaboration with Spanish artist, Julián Barón, will coordinate the creation, ...

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Shadows of the State by Lewis Bush Thursday 23h Nov 2017, 19:00 £6/4 CONCESSIONS. Free to ICVL Members Dark Studio, 2nd floor, ARNOLFINI TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE   IC-Visual Lab presents an evening with photographer Lewis Bush. In this specially developed multimedia talk, Bush will discuss how intelligence agencies and militaries put their faith in secret broadcasts, psychic spies, surveillance satellites and doomsday machines. The talk will combine audio-visuals with audience participation and interaction for a (hopefully) refreshing take on the sometimes stale format ...

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From the series Married Man by Natasha Caruana.   In the run up for the first talk of the season, ICVL contributor, Francesca Cronan asks Natasha Caruana few questions about what the topics she will discuss in her talk. Remember tickets for this event are still available on Arnolfini’s website.   Your project ‘Married Man’ was inspired by the dating site Ashley Madison—an app that’s attracted media attention for promoting extramarital ‘affairs and discreet encounters’. What drew you towards this ...

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  The Worst Kind of Betrayal by Natasha Caruana Thursday 26h Oct 2017, 19:00 (CANCELLED) NEW DATE 2nd Nov 2017, 19:00  £6/4 CONCESSIONS. Free to ICVL Members Dark Studio, 2nd floor, ARNOLFINI BUY TICKETS   We are very happy to introduce our first event of the Autumn season at Arnolfini, an evening with artist Natasha Caruana discussing cheating, performing love, fighting disconnection and excess. The talk will include a discussion of her seminal photographic series Married Man, which documents infidelity of 80 married men ...

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