09 Oct 2016 to 03 Apr 2017
01 Mar 2017 to 01 Sep 2017
ENCORE | 1 Mar - 2 Sep 2017
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Enjoy our exhibition and events about the relationship of visual and performing arts changing as part of our favourite festivals of dance and drama, music and cinema.
Curated by Iliyana Nedkova
Free and open to all at Threshold artspace, Perth Concert Hall | Mon-Sat 10am-6pm and late on performance evenings | Donations welcome
EXHIBITION | See 12 short 22-channel artists’ films by 12 artists born in Europe, handpicked from the Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary art from 1 Mar. Featured are Claude Closky (France); Kosta Tonev (Bulgaria/Austria); Alisa Andrasek (Croatia/Australia); Mauro Cerqueira (Portugal); Valentin Stephanoff (Bulgaria/France); Izabella Gostowska (Poland); Ergin Ćavusoglu (Bulgaria/Turkey/UK); Vuk Ćosić (Serbia/Slovenia); Julita Wójcik (Poland); Dan Perjovschi (Romania); Lala Rašćić (Bosnia-Herzegovina/Croatia and USA) and Rafaël Rozendaal (Netherlands/Brazil/USA) | View six artists’ films by Bosnian women artists selected by Jon Blackwood (showing in the UK for the first time 8 Mar-26 Apr only) featuring works by Lana Ćmajćanin, Adela Jušić, Borjana Mrdja, Irena Sladoje, Nina Komel and Selma Selman including a new film by Maja Zećo (Bosnia-Herzegovina/Scotland) as part of Horsecross Arts collection | Find out more about Encore: Artists Films during Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity here and join Iliyana Nedkova for an Encore: Artists Films curator’s tour here.
EXHIBITION CONTINUES | Experience three installations including Reservoir by Jolanta Dolewska (Poland/Scotland); The Oak Year by Anne Gilchrist (Scotland) and Everything Woven Together by Susan Mowatt (Scotland) including two new artist’s films as part of Horsecross Arts collection and two new Collect + Support limited editions on paper | Find out more about all three installations during Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity by exploring the links above and join the festival artists’ talks here, here, here and here.
FREE EXHIBITION GUIDE | Pick it up at the Box Office or download it here and enjoy a self-guided tour of Encore.
NEW LIMITED EDITIONS | Buy The Oak Year. The Four Seasons (2017) by Anne Gilchrist – a quartet of artist’s limited editions on museum quality paper in an edition of five; Reservoir Dog (2017) by Jolanta Dolewska – an analogue photography print hand-printed by the artist on museum quality, silver gelatine fibre-based paper in an edition of ten – both as part of Horsecross Arts Collect + Support initiative for affordable contemporary art established in 2006. Exclusive to Horsecross Arts, earlier editions all on view at Threshold artspace include works by Alex Boyd, Susan Collins, Su Grierson, Brian Hartley, Agnieszka Kozlowska, Katrina McPherson + Simon Fildes, Theresa Pickles and Marek Styczen (sold out) | All from £50 each or £150 for a set of four or with 10% OFF at Coffee, Croissant and Art tours. For sales enquiries, please contact the Box Office or Iliyana Nedkova at email@example.com | Read Iliyana Nedkova’s interview by Perthshire Creates about the first ten years of the Collect + Support initiative here | View and download your Collect + Support collector’s guide here.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY | 3G: 3 Generations of Women Artists Perform | UK premiere of Artist’s films by Bosnian women artists | live performance by Maja Zećo | lecture by Jon Blackwood and Encore overview by Iliyana Nedkova | Wed, 8 Mar: 3-6pm | £2 | Norie-Miller Studio and Threshold artspace, Perth Concert Hall as part of Perth Women’s Festival | View and download your 3G poster here | View the 3G trailer here | Read the 3G media release here.
TOURS | Book yourself a Coffee, Croissant and Art with Iliyana Nedkova | Weds 5 & 26 Apr; 10 & 31 May, 14 & 28 June, 16 & 30 Aug: 11.30am | Book yourself a special Coffee, Croissant and Art with Jolanta Dolewska, Iliyana Nedkova, Anne Gilchrist and Susan Mowatt | Sun 26; Mon 27; Tue 28 & Wed 29 Mar: 11.30am as part of Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity | All tours | £3.50 per person with coffee and croissant (or teas and scones) includes 10% OFF from all limited editions | Book in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org | Meet at Glassrooms Cafe | All welcome
MASTERCLASS | Are you a Perth Youth Theatre member? Join this Photography Masterclass led by Jolanta Dolewska, our Artist-in-residence at Perth Theatre Archive | Tue 11 Apr: 10-6pm | FREE | Norie-Miller Studio, Perth Concert Hall and Perth Theatre.
AWARD CEREMONY | Join us for 2nd Perth Screen Dance Festival Awards presented by Simon Fildes, Iliyana Nedkova and Peter Royston | Wed 31 May: 11.30am | FREE | Threshold artspace | Exhibition continues daily until 4 Jun as part of Perth Dance Festival.
ON VIEW | Extend your visit beyond our current exhibition Encore to see some of the 150 works by 150 artists from 30 countries from our permanent museum collection which are on view throughout the Perth Concert Hall building selected works by Henna Asikainen, Anne Binckebanck, Alex Boyd, Alton Byers, Susan Collins, Su Grierson, Brian Hartley, Agnieszka Kozlowska, Marshmallow Laser Feast + Studio Roso, Katrina McPherson + Simon Fildes, Theresa Pickles, Martine Foltier Pugh and Marek Styczen | Book yourself a Coffee, Croissant and Art with Iliyana Nedkova to ensure you will experience all the works on view.
OFF-SITE | Artists’ Talk + Screening | Jo Longhurst in conversation with Tiffany Boyle as part of Forms of Action exhibition and events Wed 6 Mar: 6pm | FREE | off-site at Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow | Find out more here
OFF-SITE | Curator’s Talk | Iliyana Nedkova about Movement artists’ films by Su Grierson, Simon Fildes, Brian Hartley, Katrina McPherson and Theresa Pickles | as part of Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity Sat 25 Mar: 1pm | £2 | off-site at the Fergusson Gallery | Exhibition of artists’ films continues daily until 1 Apr | Find out more here including booking details
OFF-SITE | Exhibition | Landscape Symphony in 22 Movements by Richard Ashrowan | as part of Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity Sat 25 Mar: 10am-5pm | off-site at Perth Museum and Art Gallery | Exhibition continues daily until 1 Apr: 10am-5pm | Find out more here
OFF-SITE | Artists’ Talk | Anne Gilchrist in conversation with Yvonne Reddick as part of Platform Festival of Perthshire Creativity Tue 28 Mar: 1pm | £2 | off-site at Perth Museum and Art Gallery | Find out more here including booking details
OFF-SITE | Artists’ Talk + Screening | Movement with Su Grierson, Ben Harman, Brian Hartley, Katrina McPherson and Iliyana Nedkova Wed 24 May: 6pm | FREE | off-site at Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow as part of The Work Room series on dance and film.
OFF-SITE | Exhibition Preview + Gig | Stagefright by Marc Marnie as part of Southern Fried Festival of American Roots Music Thu 27 Jul: 6pm | off-site at Perth Museum and Art Gallery | Exhibition continues until 30 Sept.
Encore is produced by Horsecross Arts in partnership with Gray’s School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen; Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow; The Work Room, Glasgow; Goat Media; Culture Perth and Kinross; Perthshire Creates, Perh Museum and Art Gallery and the Fergusson Gallery. Supported by your kind donations, Heritage Lottery Fund, Perth and Kinross Council and Creative Scotland.
Please note that a small part of our exhibitions may occasionally be interrupted due to the public nature of the Threshold artspace. To ensure your visit is fully rewarding, please contact us in advance or book yourself a Coffee, Croissant and Art tour.
Venue: Perth Concert Hall