Cupar Arts Festival 2013

Jacqueline Bulnes & PierGiuseppe DiTanno with Panini 2 Life

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Jacqueline Bulnes & PierGiuseppe DiTanno with Panini 2 Life Don’t walk, WALK This group of visiting artists from Italy created a series of evocative and memorable performances at the town’s railway station. With captivating storytelling through dance and movement,…

Continue reading

Kirsty Whiten

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Kirsty Whiten The Three Fates Researching and developing imagery from the fates of myth and legend, Kirsty Whiten made a series of drawings specifically for the festival, which were reproduced as giant ‘paste-ups’. The Fates – also known as…

Continue reading

Jenny Smith

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Jenny Smith What is the most important decision you have made? Jenny Smith’s site specific work, “What is the most important decision you have made?” was developed through a series of workshops with children at Cupar’s Castlehill Primary School. Collecting…

Continue reading

Kenny Bean

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Kenny Bean Tempting Fate A video projection on the steeple of St John’s Church was based on a visual study of the River Eden, which flows through the town, interspersed with underwater footage which was filmed with swimming attendants…

Continue reading

Caroline Dear

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Caroline Dear The Cupar Coat A coat of good luck, made from Bog Myrtle, was created by Caroline Dear and worn by the community of Cupar throughout the 2013 Cupar Arts Festival . The coat passed from person to…

Continue reading

Carolyn Scott

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Carolyn Scott Inside One time Champion body builder, Michele Caira became a student of Fine Art at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee University, graduating in 2009. He enrolled on The Master of Fine Art Programme at the…

Continue reading

Anthony Schrag

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Anthony Schrag Pigheaded Cupar Justice In the weeks prior to the festival, Anthony Schrag ran a number of workshops in the town with the local Scout group, schoolchildren and youth groups. Discussions also took place with people involved in…

Continue reading

Alan Bond

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Alan Bond Planetarium ‘The Planetarium’ consisted of a plywood geodesic dome supported on a circle of second hand doors and was installed in the town’s central Ferguson Square near the local Argos store. The interior was dark, apart from…

Continue reading

Pernille Spence

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Pernille Spence Not My Tomorrow Pernille Spence developed an installation in the town’s historic Corn Exchange building, which incorporated a durational performance based on personal accounts, texts and poetry from those who have experienced the loss of freedom and…

Continue reading