As the title suggests, I thought I’d make a little introduction; my name is Liz and I am the current intern at Art in Romney Marsh, MA Fine Art student at UCA and general creative being! I’m going to update this blog with all things Romney Marsh as well as bits and bobs about my MA. So please stick around, fun will ensue.
p.s. Above is a picture taken the other day of Dungeness looking lovely
we have had a first meeting for creatives on Romney Marsh and had a chance for face to face introductions with @Romneymarshwool @RomneyTweed @RyeCreativeCtr thanks to @shepwaydc for organising and arranging tea and coffee @MarshAcademy. Looking forward to the next one….
Our MA student form UCA and marsh artist Liz Pallister @Lizjpal will be blogging about AiRM so please follow her updates
Call for proposals: we are inviting artists in London and the South East region to create site-specific work for the medieval churches at Fairfield, Old Romney, Ivychurch, St Mary in the Marsh and Burmarsh on Romney Marsh, Kent. The exhibitions will be open September 17/18, 24/25 and October 1/2, 8/9 2016.
Please write a proposal that reflects on the issues raised by land use, foraging and food production specific to Romney Marsh either present day or historic.
Responses to this brief should include:
a written description of the proposal – approx 1 side of A4
Images of previous site specific work with dates, location etc
An up-to-date CV
Romney Marsh is not a single habitat, it is an inter related ecosystem, a complex series of habitats, fields, ditches, dew ponds, paths, and canals, a matrix
Deadline : 8th May 2016
Successful applicants will be invited to submit a detailed proposal by 30th June 2016