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FVU Curatorial Practice Award #2

Delivered in partnership with John Hansard Gallery to enable people from low income backgrounds to pursue curatorial careers, and work with FVU and JHG to commission a moving image work for exhibition on the Digital Array at John Hansard Gallery.

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Guy Oliver, You Know Nothing of My Work, 2020

Guy Oliver's multi-chapter musical rumination on the cultural dilemma of the disgraced popular icon will exhibit at Jerwood Arts as part of the Jerwood/FVU Awards 2020: Hindsight between 3 April - 6 June 2020

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Reman Sadani, Walkout 1, 2020

Reman Sadani's Walkout 1 reflects how a preoccupation with the past could be considered a privilege when faced with the challenges of the present. Exhibiting alongside Guy Oliver at Jerwood Space between 3 April - 6 June 2020.

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Sophie Cundale, The Near Room, 2020

Sophie Cundale's new commission, a supernatural melodrama about loss, that follows the journey of a professional boxer after a near-fatal knockout, will show at South London Gallery between 6 March - 19 April 2020. 

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Marianna Simnett, The Bird Game, 2019

A new film from Marianna Simnett mixes dismembered parts of Sleeping Beauty and Ovid’s Metamorphoses into a sinister witch’s brew, exhibiting at Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, until 23 February 2020.

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Helen Cammock, Concrete Feathers and Porcelain Tacks, 2020

A new film from Turner-prize winner Helen Cammock will begin with an act of redistribution: the artist, together with Rochdale residents, will place items from Touchstones' art collection into people’s homes. The new commission will exhibit at The Photographers' Gallery, London between 10 July - 11 October 2020 and Touchstones, Rochdale between 17 October 2020 - March 2021.

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Film and Video Umbrella makes moving-image works by artists. For three decades FVU has led the way in championing new creative talent and promoting innovative ideas. During that time we have commissioned many of the foremost figures in the field, working in close collaboration with a diverse range of venues, nationally and internationally. Browse our project page to find out more and view clips of the works.  

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