The Board of Project Space Leeds (The Tetley) is seeking up to four trustees to join the Board and help the charity achieve its vision; to be a pioneering centre for contemporary art.
Collectively, the network offers benefits through:
The PANIC! Steering Group is made up of seven artist members, three artist advisors and The Tetley Team. Find out about the group here. They distribute the bursaries and advise, assist and promote the PANIC! Network and activity.
To create a network of artists living or working in the Leeds City Region
To distribute the available funds through six bursaries, and ten smaller grants for artistic projects that address the specific nature of the world crisis in the wake of the 2020 pandemic
To support artists to make new work exploring the conditions, experiences, pressures and possibilities of enforced digital sociability and the related phenomenological, psychological, social, cultural transformation of our lives
To offer opportunities for members to attend network events, such as talks, mentoring sessions and crits, with invited artists, curators, dealers, writers and others
To critically engage and address the entanglements of the axes of power: race, class, disability, gender, sexuality and the complex experiences of situated, self-reflexive diversity among the creative communities of Leeds
To share, activate and action the research that has been done on the role and significance of artist-led and artist-based initiatives in the creation and sustaining of visual arts in cities
We are delighted to present here the artwork of our first four bursary recipients. Discover the work of artists alabamathirteen, Thahmina Begum, Kevin Devonport and Hannah Lawless here.Find out more