Opening up an extraordinary documentary narrative, For Ever Amber at the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, is the first major account of the AmberSide Collection started by a group of like-minded students at Regent Street Polytechnic in London in 1968. With a resolve to collect documents of working class culture, Amber Collective moved to the North East of England the following year in 1969 and in 1977 set up Side Gallery where it remains today.
For Ever Amber, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Aesthetica Art Prize finalist Liz West is featured in a new book highlighting practitioners working at the cutting edge of light-based practice.
Review: Mona Hatoum, Reflection at Chantal Crousel Gallery, Paris
Mona Hatoum mentions that one the excitements of being an artist is not knowing where you will find a new exhibition. However, Reflection at the Parisian Chantal Crousel Gallery marks 20 years of their enduring collaboration.