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  • Alice Sheppard Fidler : Micro Commisson : Sandbags

    Commissions | 11.16.20

    Alice Sheppard Fidler in conversation with Bricks artist Nick Grellier, October 2020 You sent me an image of your new work; shall we talk about it? Yes, I showed you the first element of a new installation piece I have started developing for the Bricks micro commission. You mentioned…

  • Episode 2 – Olivia Jones – Lundy – Verbatim Podcast Transcription

    11.12.20

    Rodney Harris [00:00:07] There’s something romantic about an island isn’t there, there’s something sort of magic. Or certainly a small island I think. Yeah… Olivia Jones [00:00:27] At the far western point of the Bristol Channel where the flowing waters meet with the Atlantic Ocean stands a small defiant island…

  • Episode 2 – Olivia Jones – Lundy

    Commissions | 11.12.20

    Olivia Jones’s podcast is centred around a recent journey to Lundy Island in the Bristol Channel. Speaking with artists, geologists and those working to protect the island’s wildlife, the recording explores the island’s volcanic history and how those living on Lundy have engaged with the material of the island over…

  • The St Annes Museum of Miscellaneous Things

    News | 11.03.20

    Artist and St Annes resident David Alesworth has been commissioned through a micro commission open call to produce his participatory artwork St Annes Museum of Miscellaneous Things. The St.Annes Museum of Miscellaneous Things now invites the submission of artifacts for the collection. These should represent your ideas about life…

  • Current Exhibitions – Bricks Associate Artists

    News | 10.21.20

    Despite the pandemic, Bristol and the West is alive with art at the moment. Here are a few of the current shows our Associate Artists are exhibiting in, within the city and beyond. Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair – Frea Buckler, Ian Chamberlain, Jemma Gunning,…

  • Episode 1 – Bo Lanyon – A St Ives Legacy

    Commissions | 10.21.20

    Bo Lanyon explores how artists working now have responded to the legacy of the St. Ives school in Cornwall, speaking with artists Lucy Stein, Hannah Murgatroyd and musician Gwenno about painting, the British Modernist tradition, ancient Cornish fougous, living with the dead and the lasting influence of his grandfather, Peter…

  • Finance Trustee – Board Recruitment

    Opportunities | 10.05.20

    FINANCE TRUSTEE/ TREASURER Bricks  (CIO 1183118) seeks to recruit up to three new board members to join as trustees, we are looking for candidates with expertise and experience in finance or property (particularly development or planning).  We especially welcome applications from candidates from Black and Minority Ethnic Backgrounds and…

  • Event: St Annes Community Co-Design Proposal For St Annes House

    Events | 08.20.20

    Arts Action Group St Annes are putting on a community led co-design event to look at what the community want to see at St Annes House. St Annes Park (look for a gazebo!) 13:00 – 15:00, Saturday 22nd August 2020. This event will be used to make the case to…

  • Team – Summer Placements

    News | 07.23.20

    We have four emergent creative professionals joining Bricks as temporary team members for summer 2020 from University of Bristol, Bath Spa, UWE Bristol and Creative Workforce for the Future. We are really excited to…