Tess Acheson

Entries by Tess Acheson

Curating a House of Rope at the Secret Garden Party

(0) Comments | Posted 27 November 2012 | (23:00)

I first heard of Rope House in 2011, proposed by artist and performance curator Rosie Jackson. In essence she wanted funding to build a double-story life-size house that created a performance space for Secret Garden Party Festival. Knowing that, although an excellent idea, Rosie was not in an experienced position...

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The Gambles of Curating Art for Festivals

(2) Comments | Posted 26 April 2012 | (00:00)

Oh to go into a gallery and just pick a piece of work, to look at it in all its fully realised 3D glory and say, "Yes, you are just what you say you are on the tin, I'll have you."

I deal with proposals from artists and art collectives...

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