Call to artists (beyond the Somerset border)

Call to artists: Cultivate 2 – A Gift for Somerset

WHO: All artists

WHAT: Artists from around the world are invited to send gifts to Somerset, representing aspects of their own locality. They may be bought, found, made, or conceptual gifts – including instructions for other artists or visitors to carry out – which will accumulate in and around The Brewhouse throughout the exhibition.

WHEN: Exhibition: 28 April – 7 June 2012 The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JL Please send conceptual gifts by 16th April. Physical gifts will be accepted and added to the exhibition throughout its duration.

DETAILS: You will receive a gift back with an invitation to ‘exhibit’ it in your community, which might be as simple as placing it on a bench in your local park. We also plan to produce a publication featuring all the gifts and givers.

APPLY: To be involved: E-mail conceptual gifts to Physical gifts can be sent to: Cultivate 2: A Gift for Somerset c/o The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre Coal Orchard Taunton Somerset TA1 1JL UK Please include the following information: Your name / organisation Your location Website E-mail address Gift title / description Where is the gift from? What made you choose it?


Deadline: 31 May 2012

Organiser/employer: Karen Macdonald

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