FAFF 2011 Programme Announced!

Fundada Artists’ Film Festival 2011 Wednesday 27th July, 5-9pm Westgate Studios, Wakefield Screenings: 5-7pm and 7-9pm FREE ENTRY Programme: Sparrow+Castice (UK) – Sparrow & Castice Do Wakefield (2011) World Première! Simona da Pozza (IT) – Exclave (2010) Marius Leneweit & Rocío Rodríguez (DE) …niland 2 (…no land 2) (2011) Patrick Moser (US) – Patty Goes … Continue reading


A new A6 zine by Alice Bradshaw & Bob Milner for Temporary Art Show 3 Part2, May 2011

Fundada Artists’ Film Festival 2011

Westgate Studios is to host the second year of Fundada Artists’ Film Festival directed by artists Alice Bradshaw and Nancy Porter. FUNDADA ARTISTS’ FILM FESTIVAL 2011 Wednesday 27th July 2011 Westgate Studios, Wakefield (UK) FREE ENTRY OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS WHAT: Open call for single-channel screen-based art; film, video, animation (no thematic criteria) WHO: Anyone … Continue reading

I Stood Up And I Said Yeah

Bob and Alice have interviewed each other for Jean McEwan’s new zine for New Work Yorkshire: I Stood Up And I Said Yeah Issue 1: DIY which launched yesterday, Friday 6th May at the Compass Live Art event at Bloc Projects, Sheffield. I Stood Up And I Said Yeah Issue 1 is a multi-format loose … Continue reading

Elland Best Bitter & Artist in Residence Susan Mortimer

Met with Bob today for a catch up in the Barge & Barrel in Elland, sampling Elland Best Bitter 4.0% ABV and Rooster Whisky Stout 4.7% ABV. Very tasty on both accounts. Jon Wakeman @eaststreetarts reminded me via twitter that artist Gordon McKiernan is head brewer at Elland Brewery http://bit.ly/entcEI Bar staff informed me that … Continue reading

Westgate Studios Project Space Curators in Residence

After a difficult financial period and following many internal changes Westgate Studios ceased operating as a managed organisation in 2010. Following a thorough search for alternative premises in order to keep the core groups of people together, artists have begun moving back into the Grade II listed building on Westgate in the city centre of Wakefield. Operating as independent tenants without … Continue reading