EMILY TROWELL  ©  2019

01 - 29

JUN '19

29 - 30

APR '19

22 - 24

FEB '19

19 - 30

JUN '18

22 - 29

NOV '17

09 - 12

NOV '17

24 - 31

MAY  '17

13 - 17

MAR '17

11 - 19

NOV '15

VIRTUAL TERRAINS - THE BIRLEY GALLERY, PRESTON

TROWELL'S PRACTICE EXPLORES THE HUMAN DESIRE TO IMAGINE, INHABIT, AND EXPLORE ALTERNATIVE WORLDS TO THE ONE WE CURRENTLY EXPERIENCE. IN THIS RECENT BODY OF WORK, SHE COMBINES NATURAL OBJECTS, TACTILE MATERIALS AND DIGITAL VIDEO GAME ENVIRONMENTS; TO RECONSIDER THE BOUNDARIES OF 'REAL' AND 'VIRTUAL' TERRAINS.

SPEAK YOUR MIND - BALTIC MARKET, LIVERPOOL

WITH THE RISE OF SOCIAL MEDIA, COMES THE RISE OF MENTAL HEALTH. IN A SOCIETY WHERE DEPRESSION, ANXIETY, AND EATING DISORDERS ARE BECOMING INCREASINGLY PREVALENT, WE INVITE YOU TO JOIN US FOR A ONE NIGHT ‘ART PROTEST’ TO TACKLE THE TABOO. INTERACTIVE ARTWORKS, ZEN SPACES, A CHANCE TO MINGLE AND RAISE MONEY FOR AN AMAZING CAUSE. ALL PROCEEDS WILL BE GOING TOWARDS MIND- AN INCREDIBLE CHARITY THAT GIVES ADVICE AND SUPPORT TO THOSE EXPERIENCING MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS OR POOR MENTAL WELLBEING.

HOUSE WARMING - SAFEHOUSE 1, 139 COPELAND RD, PECKHAM, LONDON

DESPERATE ARTIST SEEKING CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO HOUSE WARMING, AND EXHIBITION FEATURING 11 EMERGING ARTISTS.

‘DESPERATE ARTIST SEEKING’ IS A LONELY-HEARTS AD FOR THESE DESPERATE ARTISTS, A SATIRICAL TAKE ON THE DIFFICULTY MOST YOUNG CREATIVES FACE IN GETTING THEIR WORK SEEN IN THE EARLY PART OF THEIR CAREERS. WE AIM TO CREATE A SERIES OF EVENTS WHERE ‘DESPERATE ARTISTS’ CAN SEEK SOMETHING DIFFERENT EVERY TIME, AND IN DOING SO, CREATE A MELTING-POT FOR NEW IDEAS: PERHAPS EVEN THE BIRTH OF A MOVEMENT.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION - PETER SCOTT GALLERY, LANCASTER UNIVERSITY, BAILRIGG

"THE FINE ART DEGREE SHOW DISPLAYS FEATURE INNOVATION AND EXPLORATION ACROSS A BROAD RANGE OF PRACTICES INCLUDING INTERACTIVE AND PERCEPTUAL DIGITAL ART THROUGH TO THE MORE TANGIBLE ARTS OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE. CLAIRE WARD’S INCREDIBLE LIFE-SIZE DRAWING OF A POLAR BEAR, PAULA KOLAR’S FOCUS

ON ‘MIGRATION’ USING INTERACTIVE INSTALLATIONS, LIVE PERFORMANCES AND PRINTED WORKS TOGETHER WITH EMILY TROWELL’S SENSORY INSTALLATIONS THAT MIMIC AND EXPLORE VIRTUAL WORLDS THROUGH GAMING PLATFORMS MAKE THIS EXHIBITION RICH WITH VARIOUS TOPICS, PRACTICES AND DISCIPLINES."

IMMERSIVE EXPLORATION - UP NORTH ARTS VIRTUAL GALLERY EXHIBITION

"FOR THIS EXHIBITION EMILY TROWELL INVITES THE AUDIENCE TO PRACTICE MINDFULNESS AND WATCH A VIDEO FILMED IN A MODIFIED SKYRIM WORLD, CREATED BY THE ARTIST HERSELF, THAT 'FRAMES' THE LANDSCAPE IN A WAY THAT IS CALMING AND IMMERSIVE TO THE VIEWER. EMILY WILL BE CHANGING THE VIDEO EVERY MORNING AT 9AM, FEATURING A TOTAL OF 8 VIDEOS ACROSS 8 DAYS FOR THE VIEWERS TO EXPERIENCE AND IMMERSE THEMSELVES WITHIN."

HOME IS WHERE THE ART IS  - DALLAS ROAD, LANCASTER

"THE HOME TRANSFORMS ITSELF FROM LIVING ROOM, TO GALLERY SPACE, AND BACK AGAIN, SETTLING AT A MIDPOINT WHERE ART AND ARCHITECTURE COLLIDE. FEATURING EXPERIMENTAL WORKS THAT ARE NESTLED IN-BETWEEN OBJECTS OF OUR DAILY LIVES, YOU WILL EXPERIENCE ARTWORKS THAT WILL NEVER BE SHOWN THE SAME AGAIN. FEATURING LANCASTER POETRY CAFE, A SERIES OF LIVE SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCES, MOVING THROUGHOUT THE EXHIBITION SPACE AMONGST THE ARTWORKS."

PAST FORWARD - ASHTON MEMORIAL, LANCASTER

"UP NORTH ARTS PRESENTS PAST FORWARD, AN EXHIBITION EXPLORING REACTIVATED AND RECYCLED HISTORICAL IDEAS, POSITIONING THEM WITHIN A CONTEMPORARY CONTEXT. SHOWCASING UP NORTH ARTS MEMBERS

AND OTHER FEATURING ARTISTS. THE EXHIBITION WAS SHARED BETWEEN TWO SPACES, A FORMAL GALLERY AT THE TOP OF THE MEMORIAL, AND THE CAFE LOCATED ADJACENT TO IT. THIS MEANT THAT VIEWERS NOT ONLY EXPERIENCED THE WORKS IN A WHITE CUBE SETTING, BUT CAME ACROSS ARTWORK IN THEIR DAILY LIVES." 

ROOM WITH A VIEW - THE STOREY GALLERY, LANCASTER

"UNA PRESENTS ROOM WITH A VIEW, A SELECTION OF WORK CREATED BY UP NORTH ART'S MEMBERS. SUBMISSIONS WERE OPEN, AND PRESENT THE CURRENT WORK PRODUCED BY THE ARTIST COLLECTIVE. THE SHOW EXHIBITS A DIVERSITY OF DISCIPLINES AND AN ENGAGING ARRAY OF APPROACHES TO CONTEMPORARY PRACTICE."

THE ART OF CHEMISTRY - THE STOREY GALLERY, LANCASTER

"AS PART OF CHEMISTRY WEEK AT LANCASTER UNIVERSITY, THE LANCASTER INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS HOSTS AN EXHIBITION CAPTURING THE BEAUTY AND INTRIGUE OF CHEMISTRY RESEARCH IN THE FORM OF SCULPTURE."