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  • Migratory Hides

    Client: Newcastle school of architecture. Charrette is about, experimentation, sharing, expertise, making, expression, teamwork, exhibiting, celebration Over the week each group are challenged to create a structure that will function as an urban social observation hide. Each structure should to be constructed from a minimum of 70% recycled or salvaged materials echoing the anarchic shelters of…

  • Projector

    PROJECTOR was an exhibition of contemporary art. The culmination of several mini residencies held in the creative quarter throughout August 2015. The exhibition also hosted an open  BYOB event. Bring Your Own Beamer is an international happening of moving image art that encourages an open call for artists to particiapte by bringing their own “beamer” or projector…

  • Tribes: Grayson Perry, Provincial Punk

    Client: Turner Contemporary In this workshop students responded to Grayson Perry’s exhibition Provincial Punk. Participants were challenged to translate the decorative slip and Sgraffito etched surfaces of Perry’s colourful ceramics. Using coloured face paint, props and experimental photographic lighting techniques the group worked to gather to create a series self portraits indicative their cultural tribe.    

  • Ruff Plate Selfie’s

    Client: Turner Contemporary. Ruff Plate selfies was fun and lively a drop in family session, delivered over 2 days. The project engaged visitors with themes from the changing face of self-portraiture exhibition at Turner Contemporary. Taking inspiration from Vandykes self-portrait, participants were asked to develop their very own self 17th-century inspired self portrait. Using paper plates visitors created their very own self portrait mask, ready for a…

  • Dark Harvest

      Client: Strange Cargo. Dark harvest was a public art work that engaged a broad range residents of Cherition. Lead artist Matt Rowe provided participants with a digital pallet of traditional corn dolly motifs.  Residents then selected aspects of the various corn dolly’s and worked with Matt to realise a custom motif for there home. At the…

  • Magic Lantern

    Client: Turner Contemporary, Margate Museum, Nicole Mollet. A series of drop in photographic workshops that 140 people took part in. The project  created a set of contemporary magic lantern slides and culminated in a magic lantern show at Margate Museum and Margate odd fellows club. The resulting story that unfolded during the performance included the portraits…

  • I-Spy Island

    Client: Folkestone Triennial. Come along to a fun family workshop led by local artist Matt Rowe. I-spy Island workshop will explore the imaginary landscape of an I-spy Island.  Work together to create your own fresnel lantern and help to build a colourful collaborative Harbour Beacon sculpture inspired by the Triennial works of Alex Hartley and…

  • Folk Deco Payers Park

    Client: Folkestone Triennial, SDC, Muff Architecture. Payers Park Matt Rowe & Lovisa Lindstrom’s commission for the 2014 Folkestone Triennial / MUF Architecture  payers park project, installed s series of permeant ceramic works with in the tree canopies of the park. Lindstrom and Rowe’s sculptures, deconstruct material the process attributed to the production of blue and white…

  • Time Bleeds

    Client: Canterbery city festival, Time Bleeds. Guerilla filming, skills training, re-enactors, stylists, newspaper sellers, camera obscura,social media past and present are all elements under consideration for our ’experiment’ which will result in an installation, an intervention and an exhibition in Folkestone – all aimed at addressing our core question ‘what happens if we forget’- the lost…

  • SkyFall Silhouettes

    Client: Folkestone Triennial. SkyFall Silhouettes, was a workshop held at Cherition primary School, for the 2014 t Folkestone Triennial. The session translated and engaged students with the theams of the the rootoftwo sculptural works. Light blast a chicken! In this photographic workshop led by artist Matt Rowe, participants will experiment with a variety of photographic and…