Conjunction is a Contemporary Art Biennial taking place in Stoke on Trent. This year Conjunction will feature over 15 commissioned artists responding to the theme of Escape. The work will be exhibited in a number of venues in the city centre including AirSpace Gallery, Dazed Gallery and The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery.
Artists this year include; Paul Rooney, Fikret Atay, Tim Long, Adam James, Juneau Projects.
There is a range of works to be seen from idyllic landscapes to sound based installations, to bronze sculptures and 8mm film.
There is also a series of events and talks running alongside the biennial, this will include talks from the Curators and the commissioned Artists talking about how they have responded to this years theme. Invited organisations and key individuals such as Helen Moore, Chris Biddlecombe and Tom Varley will talk about the Glasgow art scene. There will also be a chance to gain insight into collecting art and being a Collector through a talk lead by Stephen Snoddy (The New Art Gallery Walsall). There will also be further events and talks from local and regional artists.
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Conjunction is partnership project between The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Staffordshire University, Stoke on Trent City Council, Wren Park and AirSpace Gallery.
Conjunction has been funded by Arts Council England, Stoke on Trent City Council and Staffordshire University.