Selected artists

We’re excited to announce the selected artists for this year’s In:Site 2018 festival!

This year, artists will be weaving, printing, casting pewter, sculpting clay and much more! We’re pleased to feature graduates from Universities across the UK who are working with a variety of different making processes. Many of the activities will be participatory and everyone is welcome to join in alongside the artists to create the ambitious site-specific art works.

To find out more about each artist, click their image or name to be linked to their websites.

A blue and white cyanotype print showing bottles and cans.

Emily Arnold

Loughborough University

BA (Hons) Fine Art

A sculpture incorporating a small wooden block with three metal pins coming out of the top.

Ryan Ashcroft

University of Wolverhampton

BA (Hons) Applied Arts

A woven wool textile piece of blue, white and brown colours.

Dawn Bache

Bradford College

HNC Contemporary Constructed Textiles

Close up shot of various colours and threads of cotton and plastic stitched together.

Nina Brabbins

Royal School of Needlework

BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery for Fashion, Interiors and Textile Art

Blue enamelled jewellery with a old fashioned picture of a face.

Naomi Clarke

School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University

MA Jewellery and Related Products

9 square samples of various colours of jesmonite.

George Hopkins

Birmingham City University

BA Product and Furniture Design

A long sheet of banner paper with coloured fingerprints that are illustrated to look like characters.

Emma Jackson

Sheffield Hallam University

MA Design (Illustration)

Hands making on a table with various craft materials.

Chloe Knights

Manchester Metropolitan University

BA (Hons) Three Dimensional Design

Clay sculpture of a torso attached to wooden poles, decorated with a white glaze.

Marek Liska

Cardiff Metropolitan University

BA (Hons) Ceramics

Clay vessels of varying colours with interesting textured glazes.

Sophie McKinney

Nottingham Trent University

BA (Hons) Decorative Arts

small nails and illustrated clear acrylic sit atop a wooden plank thats painted and decorated.

Melissa Payne

Swansea College of Art, University of Wales

BA (Hons) Surface Pattern Design

colorful decorative elements were stitched on the fabric

Bethan Perry

University of Derby

BA (Hons) Textiles Design

Various colourful materials stitched into using threads and cords.

Molly Taylor

Falmouth University

BA (Hons) Textile Design

chair with stitched words

Libbertine Vale

Hereford College of Arts

BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts

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