Conversations is a working residency by emerging artists Jane Bennett, Steph Fletcher, Rob Smith, Nuala Riding, Natalie Morgan and Evelyn Rose, who are in the completion stage of their Fine Art: Site and Archive MA at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston. The works on show are exploring the ephemeral nature of time, place and memory using a varying range of media.The projects are being developed over the two weeks of the residency, being hosted by resident artist Evelyn Rose in the Oxheys project space which is open Mon-Sat 11am-4pm from May 6th to 18th. Coffee, cake and conversation are available throughout the opening times.
The working residency got off to a positive start, with a steady stream of visitors taking the opportunity to drop in and participate. providing some invaluable comments and involvement. Each day sees more visitors dropping in for conversation, coffee, cake and participation.
The private view is on Thursday 16th May from 6-8pm offering another opportunity to hear the Swinging Never-Beans playing live whilst seeing how far the projects have developed during the residency. Light refreshments available. All welcome