Free Drawing School Online continues in June
Join the Free Drawing School live online every Monday from 10am-12pm.
A different drawing challenge is announced each week for you to get involved with at home guided live with an artist.
The Free Drawing School Online continues over the summer with many more challenges as we invite guest artists to design the weekly challenge for you to join in with.
The Free Drawing School challenges are designed to be done at home with the resources you can bring together from your drawers and cupboards.
Monday 1 June, 10am-12pm
Drawing Challenge led by Aniara Omann
Aniara Omann is an artist who lives and works in Glasgow. Omann’s practice evolves around themes of interconnection, ecology and social fictions. Working across sculpture, writing, video and live performance the work seeks to question and blur the boundaries of individual objects and their projected identities. The work is often produced using methods and materials found in manual special effects and prop making, as well as homemade and biodegradable materials. Omann has presented work in Scotland and internationally and was a resident at Hospitalfield in Autumn 2017.
Monday 8 June, 10am-12pm
Drawing Challenge led by Mark Aerial Waller
Mark Aerial Waller is an artist based in London. His work integrates objects, video and live performance. He studied film and video with sculpture at St Martins School of Art. Waller founded the event based project The Wayward Canon in 2001; there is currently a selected retrospective exhibition at CAAM Las Palmas. His films are distributed by LUX, London and he is represented by Rodeo. Mark was part of the Summer Residency at Hospitalfield in 2017.
Monday 15 June, 10am-12pm
Drawing Challenge led by Fabiola Carranza
Fabiola Carranza is a Costa Rican / Canadian artist based in Vancouver. She examines visual, cultural, and personal phenomena through art and writing. She obtained an MFA from the University of British Columbia and a BFA from Emily Carr University Vancouver, Canada. She is a PhD student in the Department of Art History, Visual Art, Theory, and Criticism at the University of California in San Diego. Fabiola came to Hospitalfield in 2017 and was part of the Interdisciplinary Residency programme.
Monday 22 June, 10am-12pm
Drawing Challenge led by Luke Pell
Luke Pell is an artist based in Edinburgh, Scotland who collaborates with people and places, working across forms to imagine alternative contexts for performance, participation and discourse that might reveal wisdoms for living. Maker, curator, dramaturg and writer. Luke’s work has been presented throughout the UK and internationally. Currently an Associate Artist at Dance Base, Edinburgh and with Fevered Sleep, Luke was part of the Interdisciplinary Residency at Hospitalfield in 2018 and was an advisor alongside Janice Parker on the Hospitalfield Children’s Procession in 2019 with Mark Bleakley and Katie Miller.
Monday 29 June, 10am-12pm
Drawing Challenge led by Rachel Pimm
Rachel Pimm is an artist based in London. Rachel works with sculpture, video and performance to explore environments and their materialities, histories and politics often from the point of view of stuff such as plants, minerals, worms, water, gravity or rubber. They have an MFA from Goldsmiths and were 2019 writer in residence at Whitechapel Gallery. Rachel came to Hospitalfield in 2016 as part of the Summer Residency.