Blurred boundaries: ARTiculation Oxford Regional Heat

         By Chris Neal, ARTiculation Alumni 2016 On Wednesday 22nd February the Oxford heat of the ARTiculation competition was held at the Ashmolean Museum. This was the seventh year that the heat has been held at the Ashmolean, and this year was adjudicated by Dr Janina Ramirez, cultural historian, broadcaster and author….

The Strangeness of Modernity: ARTiculation Folkestone Regional Heat

By Hannah Laws, ARTiculation Alumni 2016 On Tuesday 7th February, the Quarterhouse in Folkestone was host to one of the many regional heats for this year’s ARTiculation Prize adjudicated by Richard Wentworth, artist and former Professor of Sculpture at the Royal College of Art. Six students participated in a fight for first prize with a…

Sea Music: The Story of a Collaboration

Molly Nickson took part in ARTiculation in 2014 and gained first place with her spectacular talk on Henry Moore’s public sculpture, Standing Figure Knife Edge. Here she writes in 3rd Dimension about another famous public sculpture, Anthony Caro’s Sea Music. From a distance, it is difficult to decide whether the edifice is an industrial structure, emerging…