Archive for the 'exhibitions' Category

First Past the Post! Goldfactory is back…

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

First Past the Post is a carefully chosen selection of works from GF artists and some who are new to GF. Following the closure of the project space several artists who were scheduled to develop new projects with us had to be informed that this was no longer possible. GF has now been able to […]

Research Space 12: Julian Woodcock

Monday, November 10th, 2008

    I have made friends with this space this month. I have driven  through the low winter sun excited. I clutched chewing jaws of cold  key-metal. A black door – cleaning in progress – an old factory. I  always had difficulty unlocking the red door. I sometimes looked  through the keyhole at my work […]

Research Space 08: Moogee

Friday, May 30th, 2008

”Belcher is different again, here showing rough cartoons whose hero is Moogee the Art Dog, wandering through the minefield of the contemporary art establishment. The cartoons are openly hostile rather than merely satirical, the tickboxy culture brutally castigated by Belcher’s spleen probably deserving such a good savaging “ MARK PATTERSON, Nottingham Evening Post ‘TYPO’ show […]

Research Space 07: Phillip Henderson

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

Phillip Henderson is Goldfactory Research space artist in residence number 7 for May 2008 Once in high summer I listened to a rare stranger from the eastern half of Europe singing in a Northamptonshire wood. Phillip is a composer and ‘pataphysician currently writing a PhD; On The Spectrum Of Drone at University College for the […]

Research Space 06: Geoff Litherland

Friday, February 29th, 2008

I am very conscious of the difference between rational thought, chance and the exercise of instinct or intuition within the creative process of painting, and have sought ways in which all three can be employed together in forming images.The work explores the material identity and language of abstract painting, questioning its histories and boundaries, much […]

Research Space 05: Nicholas Wright

Friday, February 15th, 2008

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Research Space 04: Joe Kelly

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

  Research Space 04: January 2008  Is Joe Kelly from Thingland Studio Goldfactory project space is back in action with Joe Kelly in residence constructing a new large scale installation. He will be working throughout January on this piece using industrial waste materials. You will be able to come to see this work on January 31st 6 p.m.. […]

Glass: Canadian curation and shows

Thursday, March 15th, 2007

In 2005 Paul Matosic was invited to curate an exhibition of contemporary British Artists who use glass for the Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery in Waterloo Ontario. There was a desire to investigate the fundamental properties of the material rather than exhibit studio style glassware.  An open call was advertised and out of the 200 […]

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