A couple of months ago, we put out a call to apply for a Seed Commission – a way for us to help local artists and community groups get new creative projects off the ground and to try something new in Medway and Swale. We called these ‘Seed’ because we want people to grow… Continue Reading
UPDATE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, LADA is extending the DIY 2020 deadline by two weeks, with the new deadline of 12 pm (Midday), Thursday 9th April 2020. #DIY2020 is now LIVE! LADA and 13 arts organisations, including Ideas Test, want proposals for 24 workshops. These will take place all over the UK between… Continue Reading
Threads Micro-residency is a day of artist-led activity at Ideas Test! Visit throughout the day (11am-4pm) to see the artists’ progress and to discuss the work.
There will also be an open critique on the same day (from 6pm to 7.30pm). Artists or creatives can bring their own work, work in progress or ideas to explore in a peer-to-peer format.
Artist Camilla Bliss. Photo: Emily Parris Threads aims to increase recognition of artist-led activity in East Kent. Five artists will be occupying Ideas Test for a day to create, explore and develop their artistic practice. You are invited to visit throughout the day (11am-4pm) to see their progress and to talk about the work…. Continue Reading
Update: Some photos from the event can be found in our Flickr album The organisers of the Milton Creek Country Park Open Day are looking for artists to run public workshops on Saturday, July 19th. One of the recently funded projects by Ideas Test, the open day aims to engage the local community in art… Continue Reading