Selected is a new collection of artists’ film and video touring the UK in May and June 2013, taking place at some of the UK’s leading venues for showcasing artists’ film.
Artists in the Selected 3 programme include: Sophie Beresford, Nick Brooks, Mat Fleming, Piotr Krzymowski, Frances Scott, Daniel Shanken, Cheryl Simmons and Edward Thomasson.
Chosen by the artists shortlisted for the Jarman Award 2012, Selected brings together some of the best emerging film and video artists from the UK in an excellent and diverse programme of new artists’ moving image. Shortlisted artists for the 2012 Jarman Award - Brad Butler & Karen Mirza; Aura Satz; Ben Rivers; Benedict Drew; James Richards; Shezad Dawood; Nathaniel Mellors; Matt Stokes; Marcus Coates and Jon Thomson & Alison Craighead. - have selected work by up-and-coming, fresh filmmaking talent, to develop an invigorating new programme of work.
Selected will be touring to six venues in the UK, including: Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow; Duke of York’s Cinema, Brighton; FACT, Liverpool; Nottingham Contemporary; Star and Shadow Cinema, Newcastle; and Whitechapel Gallery, London. Artists will be at screenings to introduce their work and be in conversation with audiences.
Selected has been produced in partnership with videoclub and Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network (FLAMIN).
videoclub produces development and exhibition opportunities for artists working with film, video and digital practices; providing opportunities for the public to see, experience and engage in discourse about artists’ work.www.videoclub.org.uk
Film London Artists’ Moving Image NetworkFilm London Artists' Moving Image Network (FLAMIN) supports London-based artists working in moving image, working in partnership to deliver a comprehensive programme including production award schemes, regular screenings, talks and events, as well as the prestigious annual Film London Jarman Award. The Jarman Award honours the legacy of avant-garde film-maker Derek Jarman. It recognises and rewards the exceptional creativity of today’s UK artist film-makers whose work, like Jarman’s, resists conventional definition. www.filmlondon.org.uk/flamin
Supported by Arts Council England and Film London.
Image: Boys (2012) – Piotr Krzymowski.