Tabaimo at Parasol unit

31.05.10
yudangami, Tabaimo, video installation 2009. Photo: Ufer! Art Documentary Dates: 26 May 2010 – 6 August 2010 | Location: Parasol unit, 14 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW Tabaimo’s first UK solo show has just opened at London’s Parasol unit. Boundary Layer features five of her video installations from the past decade, including her graduation work Japanese Kitchen (1999) that established her reputation. Tabaimo is known for her ...
Martyn Pick

29.05.10
PLAZA, Martyn Pick, 2000, UK, Short Film, commissioned by Channel 4 Animation APEngine caught up with filmmaker and digital artist Martyn Pick to discover how he came to be directing the new feature for Games Workshop. Where in the World are you, and what are you doing there? I’m in Montreal where I’m directing the motion capture feature Ultramarines: The Movie which stars Terence Stamp, Sean Pertwee ...
Call for applications: The Great North Run

28.05.10
Parade, Vicki Bennett Applications are now open for the 2011 Great North Run Moving Image Commission, which will award an artist and/or filmmaker £30,000 to create a new moving image work in response to the world’s largest half-marathon that takes place in the North East. The work will be presented as part of the following year’s programme with an extract screened on the BBC as part of ...
Minimovies

28.05.10
minimovies.org Minimovies is a site dedicated to showcasing a selection of bizarre episodic documentaries produced by the good folks at Submarine Channel, which handily can be viewed on a variety of platforms. The documentaries produced to date have been superb – here’s a few highlights to give you an idea… Grillz or ‘Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is’, an extraordinary glimpse into the popularity of mouth ...
Feats of Clay: Bruce Bickford by John A Riley

27.05.10
Cas'l, Bruce Bickford Bruce Bickford recently premiered his film Cas’l at London’s Horse Hospital. Cas’l is a masterpiece of violent, exuberant, cartoonish invention. The film was preceded by Monster Road, a documentary about Bickford, which is penetrating, amusing and sometimes tear-jerkingly sad. And Bickford himself, who gave a brief but memorable Q and A after the films, is to-the-point, genuine, pre-occupied and deadpan. In the documentary Bickford ...
The State of Things: Stuart Croft

26.05.10
Moving Image Studio, Royal College of Art Stuart Croft speaks to APEngine about future trends in training and the Royal College of Art’s new Moving Image Studio. When did you start working at the RCA? In 2004, as Tutor in Time Based Arts, principally to teach across the four Fine Art departments – Photography, Sculpture, Printmaking and Painting. The role is about working with students in those departments ...
John Gerrard at Canary Wharf Underground Station

25.05.10
Oil Stick Work, John Gerrard, Courtesy the artist and Art on the Underground Dates: 13 May 2010 – 13 May 2011 | Location: Canary Wharf Underground Station, London APEngine recommends the newly unveiled artwork by Irish artist John Gerrard which looms over the ticket hall at Canary Wharf Underground Station. The large-scale projection, entitled Oil Stick Work (Angelo Martinez / Richfield, Kansas), is a durational piece of ...