Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan, PO1 3BF
Monday 01 October 2018 – Thursday 31 October 2019
Image: Alexander Stevenson, Quilt Cowboy (2016) digital video.
Every month we invite a Guest Editor to select our Pick of the Week feature. Chosen from the activities listed in our events pages they select highlights from across the region.
This June, artist and VASW steering group member Alexander Stevenson is making the selection
Alexander Stevenson is an independent artist working on commissions in the public realm, within international festivals, self-initiated projects and with contemporary galleries. In his practice, he mines information using processes usually associated with anthropologists, historians and researchers to create artworks, journeys and films. Recent commissions include: The Mechanical & Chemical processes of 16mm, a 16mm dance film for The Centre for Moving Image Research Bristol and Rogue Studios, Manchester; Quilt Cowboy, an exhibition and film, commissioned by Situations for The American Museum in Britain, Bath; and Odyssean, an artist residency in North Ronaldsay Lighthouse, Orkney Isles. He is currently Visiting Artist at the Digital Cultures Research Centre, Bristol.
Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.
Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network