Cupar Arts

Archive 2009

Karen Spy

Karen Spy Arbor Vitae Elm, (Beeswax, Red Ochre, Water, Homoeopathic dilution of Menstrual Blood) Crow’s Wings, Hare’s Ears, Harris Tweed Quilted Woollen Blanket, Mead, Cup. “She drinks a cup of mead and enters Arbor Vitae, wrapped in the blanket with Hare’s ears and Crow’s wings. After 1 hour she returns.”…

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Dalziel & Scullion

Dalziel & Scullion GENUS The Dalziel + Scullion studio creates artworks in photography, video, sound and sculpture that explore new artistic languages around the subject of ecology. The work strives to visualise aspects of our shared environment from alternative perspectives and to re-establish and re-evaluate our engagement with the non-human…

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Yuck n Yum

Yuck n Yum YYADA (Yuck n Yum Art Distribution Unit) Dundee-based Yuck ‘n Yum is a distribution conduit for emerging artists. They promote local, national and international artists through a quarterly art ‘zine, as well as organising events in and around Dundee. At the Cupar Arts Festival 2009 YNY gave away…

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Colin Andrews

Colin Andrews The Angel of Callange This video-work showed a recreation of Vincenzo Lunardi’s historic hot-air balloon flight between Edinburgh and Cupar in 1785. The project was selected by Dalziel & Scullion to receive an award offered by Cupar Arts which covered project expenses.  

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Judy Spark

Judy Spark Tuning To Ether Judy Spark explores the contrasts and parallels that exist in our experience of alienating technological culture and nature, where we are no longer fully comfortable with either. There are fascinating facts about Cupar’s relationship with technology to be found in the town’s history including one…

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