Airship Dreams: Escaping Gravity at The Higgins Bedford

Airship Dreams: Escaping Gravity was commissioned by Bedford Creative Arts in partnership with The Higgins Bedford and the Airship Heritage Trust to examine Bedford’s history of Airships.  The immersive artwork has been created with a team of artists; Mike Stubbs along with artists Roger Illingworth, Roland Denning, Dave Lynch, Rob Strachan and Sam Weihl. The work fills an entire wall …

Elizabeth Price at the Void Gallery

Void Gallery in Northern Ireland, are proudly presenting Choreograph, the first solo exhibition in Northern Ireland from Turner Prize winner Elizabeth Price. Following on from the success of Price’s SLOWDANS exhibition in London, which ArtAV also installed. Price has taken TEACHERS part of the SLOWDANS trilogy, a four screen projection in itself and accompanied it with her new work FOOTNOTES. …

Tate Britain Commission: Heather Phillipson RUPTURE NO 1: blowtorching the bitten peach

For this year’s annual Tate Britain Commission, we were asked to install an exciting new commission in the grand spaces of the Duveen Galleries at the heart of the building. The 2020 exhibition has been created British artist Heather Phillipson, entitled RUPTURE NO 1: blowtorching the bitten peach, this will coincide with THE END, her 2020 commission for the Fourth …

Hayward Gallery: Matthew Barney: Redoubt

Matthew Barney’s first museum presentation in the UK in over a decade, features the UK premiere of a ‘breathtakingly beautiful’ new feature-length film. Redoubt features a series of imposing and intricate sculptures cast from fallen trees and over 40 engravings and electroplated copper plates. The film follows a sharp-shooter in her pursuit of wolves across the winter wilderness of Idaho’s …

Triangulate

Triangulate – “Christmas At…” Light Trails

ArtAV are very proud to support Culture Creative again this year, featuring at the Christmas At Light trails once more. For two of the most popular sites we were commissioned by Culture Creative to provide Triangulate; a light prism tunnel that spans 42m. The triangle prism light show was programmed to Mariah Carey’s classic Christmas hit ‘Santa Claus is Coming …

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Starfield – Christmas at Edinburgh Botanical Gardens

Following on from 2019’s success with our Christmas Floor Interactive Projection, ArtAV were asked by Culture Creative to create another light installation for Christmas at Edinburgh Botanics 2020. With this year’s theme being stars the concept of a field of stars was created. Starfield was positioned in a wooded area along the trail and featured 20 giant LED stars that …

Ignite

National Trust – Ignite

Ignite shows at both Gibside and Kingston Lacy provide an evening trail of lights, fantasy and fire. National Trust this year for the first time partnered with industry specialists, Sony Music, to create Ignite at the spectacular grounds of both Kingston Lacy in Dorset and Gibside in Newcastle Upon Tyne  – delivering an illuminated trail to  showcase the garden and …

Barbican – Michael Clark: Cosmic Dancer

Part of the first major exhibition of dancer and choreographer Michael Clark ArtAV have installed a new work by  Charles Atlas revisiting the acclaimed Hail the New Puritan called A Prune Twin  a large scale, multi-screen installation. Spanning across nine hanging screens and four monitors in the gallery space. Conceived as an immersive collage of sound and moving image, Atlas …

MarniFesto – Marni Spring/Summer 2021 Live Stream

For his SS21 collection during Milan Fashion Week, Marni creative director, Francesco Risso, brought together artists, actors and musicians from around the world to showcase his new season’s designs in an ambitious live digital event he dubbed ‘Marnifesto’. The event on the 25 September was streamed across multiple platforms including Marni’s website, Facebook and Instagram as well as the National …

ArtAngel: Elizabeth Price – Slow Dans

Elizabeth Price’s three works that make up SLOW DANS  – KOHL, FELT TIP and THE TEACHERS – present a fictional past, parallel present and imagined future, interweaving compact narratives that explore social and sexual histories and our changing relationship between the material and the digital.  Featuring a montage of image, graphics, speech, and sound, SLOW DANS is designed to be …