TATE EXCHANGE: ART SCHOOL RULES OK?

TATE EXCHANGE: ART SCHOOL RULES OK?

Tate Exchange: Art School Rules OK? BACKLIT is proud to be a Tate Exchange Associate. For our latest takeover, we were asked to respond to the theme of ‘movement’, which we translated as artist-led movements and how they influence and are informed by arts...
WE’RE EXPANDING!

WE’RE EXPANDING!

In April 2019, BACKLIT will be expanding our current studio and gallery space from two floors to three. We currently provide approximately 50 affordable studio spaces for contemporary artists. Our expansion into the 4,960 sq foot basement of our building will offer an...
WE’RE LOOKING FOR NEW TRUSTEES

WE’RE LOOKING FOR NEW TRUSTEES

BACKLIT is looking for Trustees who will help us raise awareness of our work in the region and nationally, develop long-term partnerships and a strong regional network, continue to build a sustainable and financially stable future and champion the work of the...
GROTESQUE, JONATHAN BALDOCK

GROTESQUE, JONATHAN BALDOCK

 Search for: June 2019 M T W T F S S « May      12 3456789 10111213141516 17181920212223 24252627282930 CategoriesCategories Select Category Blog PAST Uncategorized Backlit are proud to present Jonathan Baldock and allow him the freedom to...
PAUL HEIJNEN

PAUL HEIJNEN

 Search for: June 2019 M T W T F S S « May      12 3456789 10111213141516 17181920212223 24252627282930 CategoriesCategories Select Category Blog PAST Uncategorized Opening 30th March 2012   Paul Heijnen – Dutch artist/designer based...
HYPER REAL

HYPER REAL

 Search for: June 2019 M T W T F S S « May      12 3456789 10111213141516 17181920212223 24252627282930 CategoriesCategories Select Category Blog PAST Uncategorized “My name is Mark. I am thirty-six years old. I’m asking myself, is it...
SISYPHUS HAPPY, ROBERT LUZAR AND RACHEL MACLEAN

SISYPHUS HAPPY, ROBERT LUZAR AND RACHEL MACLEAN

 Search for: June 2019 M T W T F S S « May      12 3456789 10111213141516 17181920212223 24252627282930 CategoriesCategories Select Category Blog PAST Uncategorized Private View Thursday 27th January 2011: 7pm – 10pm ‘Sisyphus Happy’ is...
BACKLIT Newsletter May

BACKLIT Newsletter May

BACKLIT NEWS All the (art) news fit to print: the bimonthly newsletter Backlit News features articles about Backlit's exhibitions and studio artists...
BACKLIT studio artist interview: Martin Rayment

BACKLIT studio artist interview: Martin Rayment

Q&A with Martin Rayment Read More  Martin Rayment combines vintage found imagery, detailed pen-and-ink work and collage techniques to produce prints that have a surreal, science-fiction feel but are ultimately difficult to categorise. He cites Magritte and...