Artists

Nicholas Leverington (1966, UK) and Nadia Wuthrich (1984,  Switzerland) worked with Take A Part on a commission in Efford marsh in collaboration with Active Neighbourhoods. Their work is playful, thought provoking, interactive and socially engaged. “We see art as a way of questioning the world in which we live, it enables us to deal with the nonsense…” Until 2014 they were based in Switzerland and lived and worked high up in the Swiss Alps. Since then they have lived on...

Feb 19, 2018    NO COMMMENTS

Soraya is an artist and educator who has received national recognition for her work with young people and the community.  She is currently working with Take A Part on the redevelopment of Crazy Glue, an arts group in Efford. Previously Soraya worked with Take A Part on the ‘creativity in our community’ project, delivering mixed media art sessions with a group of children at High View School around the theme of ‘dragonflies’ She has an established and successful track record as an...

Feb 11, 2017    NO COMMMENTS

Rachel Dobbs has worked with Take A Part during Efford the Capital of Culture for Plymouth and is also helped to produce elements of the Green Orchestra  Most recently Rachel has been working with young people in Barne Barton on a project called Young Creatives, developing and delivering a new digital map. Rachel has been working as an artist since 2003, as one half of LOW PROFILE. They show our work nationally and internationally to a range of different audiences in galleries,...

Jan 1, 2017    NO COMMMENTS

Simon Bayliss is working with Take A Part to deliver outdoor painting workshops in Plymouth. Simon is an artist based in St Ives, Cornwall. He delivers workshops and talks under the name ‘Landscape Painters Anonymous’, which aim to encourage the pleasurable and social experiences of painting outdoors. Part of his own practice involves making daily en plein air paintings in the coastal landscape or public gardens around St Ives. As well as painting, Bayliss makes ceramics, writes and performs poetry, and...

Jan 1, 2017    NO COMMMENTS

Allister Gall worked with Take A Part and High View School on a film project inspired by Malcolm Le Grice. Allister is an artist, musician and filmmaker. Working across a range of moving image, sound and performative practices, he explores process, aesthetics and participatory approaches. His film project Imperfect Cinema began in 2010. It focuses on d.i.y methods, collective experiences and social-face-to-face interactions –  a ‘Cinema of Imperfection’.  His films and projects have been exhibited at the Peckham 24 and Lift Off Film Festival in...

Dec 31, 2016    NO COMMMENTS

Shaun has been working with Take A Part on the BBROOTS project Young Creatives, he has also previously worked on Green Orchestra as part of The Oddstep Deployment Unit. Shaun is Plymouth University’s GeoMapping Unit’s Geospatial technologist, supporting staff and students in the analysis and representation of spatial data. Shaun also creates conventional and interactive maps, time series animations and data visualisations for publication. You can see more of Shaun’s work here.

Dec 30, 2016    NO COMMMENTS

George is currently working with Take A Part on the Red Brick estate in Barne Barton. Previously he also worked with Take A Part on the Sculpting Saltram project and created the second sculpture at the salt marsh. George’s public art practice, founded on an architectural background, explores relational and social practice integrating design and education. With an emphasis on strategic and participatory processes, objectives are to spatially investigate consequences of public intervention, collaboration and context. He has partnered with...

Dec 17, 2016    NO COMMMENTS

Hilary is an experienced architectural professional with a diverse background including business management, community engagement, event organisation, academic research, and teaching. She worked with Take A Part on Red Brick Revealed With a professional background that includes supporting design teams in the fields of graphic design, advertising and branding, interior and exhibition design, and architecture, her understanding of the numerous challenges faced by a small design practice is comprehensive and firmly grounded in practical experience. As a PhD Researcher her AHRC...

Sep 13, 2016    NO COMMMENTS