3 Jun 2015

Installation at BasementArtsProject

8thMay – 17th May 2015

Exhibition review by Corridor8 here

 Installation view: Samira Shafiei Nejad
Detail: Stig Evans

Detail: Stig Evans

Installation view: Stig Evans
Installation view: Raksha Patel

Detail: Peter Trukenbrod

Fred Martin: Exvagus prints

Installation view: excavation

Installation view: Chris Wood

Detail: Topp & Dubio

Installation view: Topp & Dubio

Installation view: Veronika Lukasova

Installation view: Graham Dunning, Barbara Ekstrom, Raksha Patel, Veronika Lukasova


20 Apr 2015

Exhibition at BasementArtsProject

Opening launch: Friday, 8th May, 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Leeds, LS11

8th May – 17th May 2015 (weekends 2pm – 4pm and at other times by appointment)
For directions to BasementArtsProject please e-mail Bruce at basementartsproject@gmail.com

Exhibition preview here

Visit the BasementArtsProject site here

Featuring a selection of artworks from the Roadside Museum, specifically chosen for the BasementArtsProject space.

20 Mar 2015

Installation view

Exhibition at Venn Projects
Blackpool 2014

Exhibition review by ALTBLACKPOOL here

 Alana Tyson Untitled (clay figures)

Barbara Ekström Tales from the Earth (linen cloth book)

Chris Wood Audio soundscape of Pool Hey Farm

Fred Martin Exvagus (intaglio print from zinc plate)

Graham Dunning Music by Metre (reel to reel and master tapes) 

Peter Trukenbrod Sugar Cube

Raksha Patel Untitled (documentation of Pool Hey Farm buried & recovered; c-prints & film negatives)
Riitta Oittinen Mini-Rug (mixed-media, recycled materials) 

Samira Shafiei Nejad The Unending Series (oil on canvas 190cm x 250 cm x 15 cm)
     Documentation: c-prints on board, LCD projection on excavated frame 

Sarah Carne Scale model from I love my Yugo series (model car, c-prints on board) 

Stig Evans Monochrome Series (oil/emulsion on paper 152cm x 120cm, c-prints on board)
 Code of Ethics (oil on canvas 120cm x 120cm, excavated oil paint in frame, code of ethics presented on board)

Topp & Dubio All your favourite projects (artist book) 

Veronika Lukasova In Time/Underground Occurrences (excavated film positives on light-box with original prints)


29 Aug 2014

Exhibition at Venn Projects

Preview: Friday, 12th September, 6pm – 8pm
FYC Gallery 154-158 Church Street, Blackpool, FY1 3PS
15th September – 6th October 2014 (Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10pm – 4pm)

Exhibition preview here and here

Installation preview (set up of Raksha Patel's slide projections)


This provides the first opportunity to see all the works that have been excavated from the Roadside Museum. Please click on the flyer to enlarge and see opposite and below for previous posts detailing the artists involved and their work.


 Many thanks to Garth Gratrix and Joseph Pegler for their help.

6 Jun 2014

The Roadside Museum: Excavation

Excavation took place between the 23rd and the 26th May, 12 months after the interment of works.

Friday 23rd May the excavation begins.

Samira Shafiei Nejad – excavating canvas from the ‘Unending Series’

Remnants recovered from Stig Evans’ monochrome series

Stig Evans – ‘monochrome series’ excavation of text painting

Peter Trukenbrod – ‘Sugar Cube’ (1728 sugar cubes sealed with silicone, before & after)

 Raksha Patel

Fred Martin – ‘Exvagus’ (eroded zinc plate to be transferred via printing intaglio on paper)
Veronika Lukasova – ‘Underground Occurrences’ (exposed & processed chrome film to be scanned)

Excavating the remnants of Barbara Ekstrom’s Tales from the Earth

Barbara Ekstrom – ‘Tales from the Earth’ (linen cloth book)

Alana Tyson – ‘untitled’ series of clay sculptures regular visitors to the beach


Retrieving Sarah Carne's submission from the 'I love my Yugo' project

Topp & Dubio – ‘All Your Favourite Projects’ (artist book)

Preparing to return the field to its original state

NB. Not all works depicted, recordings to be revealed at a later date