Category Archives: Open Arts Archive

Prof Gill Perry on the airwaves

As this year’s shortlist for the Turner Prize was announced, Prof Gill Perry (Art History) was interviewed by a variety of local radio stations. This year’s list has been described as a list that displays ‘art with a conscience’ with … Continue reading

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Olivia Plender Exhibition uses archived OU TV footage

The Open University has collaborated with the artist Olivia Plender in her current solo show at Milton Keynes Gallery, providing archived TV programmes from the Art and Environment course, first presented in the late 1970s. These are shown on television … Continue reading

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Rise Early, Be Industrious is the first survey exhibition by British artist Olivia Plender

Characterised as a ‘museum of communication’, four room-sized installations trace a line between a selection of Plender’s past projects, focussing on historical and contemporary forms of communication and education. Her first big survey takes a wry, questioning approach to all … Continue reading

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Timed Out: Art and the Transnational Caribbean, Book Launch 2nd May

On Wednesday 2nd May at 6.30pm, the Institute of International Visual Arts (inIVA London), in partnership with The Open University and Open Arts Archive will host a panel discussion and launch of Timed Out: Art and the Transnational Caribbean (Manchester … Continue reading

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