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Fronteiras Brazil 2016
From 4th to 17th of April we are going to hold Fronteiras residency in Matao: a small city in state of Sao Paulo/ Brazil. Fronteiras is an Artistic, Social and Educative project aiming to support the community through the creative process.
For more info please see: 
https://fronteirasbrasilblog.wordpress.com/



Man >><< Land

Objects, Still & Moving images 
Gallery one, the Queen's Hall, Hexham NE46 3LS 

Exhibition Openining Saturday 11th July 
10.00am - 1.00pm 
Show continues til Saturday 5th September 
For more information: http://www.queenshall.co.uk



Land >><< Man

Objects, Still & Moving images 
Highgreen, NE48 1RP

Exhibition Opening Party
1st August 2pm - 6pm

Guided walk tour of work out on the fells leaving the studio at 3pm prompt.
Tour last approx, 90 mins. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear.

End of residency exhibition continues 
2nd August - 16th August 2015
11am- 3pm , Thu, Sun or by appointment (adibi1415@gmail.com)
www.varc.org.uk




Yale Radio
You can listen to Khosro Adibi's Interview at Yale radio below:
http://goo.gl/F5ZeYl


Previous Events

Open Country
An Interview on BBC 4
The last 10 minutes you can listen to Khosro Adibi.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05sxx6z


Sculpture Trail & Open Studio:

Friday 17th April 2015
Highgreen, Tarset, Northumberland NE48 1RP (map)


Join us for an early evening tour to see the latest sandstone carvings and installations around Highgreen, followed by a drop in Open Studio.

5pm: Guided walking tour of outdoor art work

Meet at the Studio, Highgreen, for a prompt 5pm departure.
Wear appropriate clothing and be prepared to walk on uneven terrain out on the fells.
The tour will last approx. 90 mints and isn't suitable for under 5's.

7-8pm: Open Studio
Drop in Studio to see the works in studio.
Refreshments provided, all welcome!


  

"Portrait"

"Portrait" is a community project started 18th of January aiming to capture one working day of an individual in Tarset. I am going to fallow them through their daily routine of working on land with their animals or their local businesses. The final outcome of project going to be an exhibition and screening of video. 

 

David McCracken
Shona McCracken
Roger Wilson

 

Alen
Unison Colour

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VARC Xmas Gathering

VARC would like to wish you all a Creative Christmas & Happy New Year!Please drop in and join Janet, Helen and Khosro for mulled wine and mince pies anytime between 2pm - 4pm Saturday 20th December.Artist Studio, Highgree, NE48 1RP  

 


Extended visit to see Land Art installations

Thanks to those people that came to my Open Studio and Workshop last Saturday November 15th. 
If you missed the guided tour of the land art installations and would still like to see them, please get in touch with me to arrange a visit.
You can email me or call 01434 240562 after 8pm to arrange.

 
Interactive  Creation 


Open studio and Workshop with VARC Artist in Residence Khosro Adibi
Taking inspiration from his recent installations in and around Highgreen, multidisciplinary artist Khosro Adibi will encourage you to make your own sculptural interventions using a variety of natural materials.

Sat 15th November 2014 
Artist's Studio, Highgreen, Tarset NE48 1RP
10am - 11am: Visiting the installations both indoors and outdoors (open to everyone)
11am to 3pm: Interactive Creation Workshop (limited spaces, booking required)
Free workshop, all ages welcome 
Outdoor clothing/footwear required
Please bring your own packed lunch if you are staying for the workshop
Please email <helen@varc.org.uk> to confirm your place for the workshop 11am - 3pm






Meeting at High Green

Today October 18th I met number of people who are living around High Green.
We had over 30 people visiting.
I presented my resent Land Art work and Fronteiras Projects in Brazil to the group.
Hopefully in the near future we can generate some activities together.


I.P.L  Brazil
Land Art Norway



Fronteiras Brazil