LUX ASSOCIATE ARTISTS 2008/9 ANNOUNCED
LUX is pleased to announce the selection of the eight LUX associate artists for its 2008/9 programme. The artists are Luke
Fowler, Laura Gannon, Duncan Marquiss, Laure Prouvost, Grace Schwindt,
Samuel Stevens, Stina Wirfelt and Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa.
LUX Associate Artists Programme (AAP) is a unique 12 month professional
development course for artists working with the moving image. It aims
to provide an intensive course of development focused on critical
discourse, extending to the practical and infrastructural issues that
present challenges for artists working with the medium through
seminars, mentorship and a final funded public project.
programme is lead by Ian White, writer, artist and adjunct film curator
of Whitechapel and generously funded by the Leverhulme Trust.
programme is managed and facilitated by LUX, an arts agency which
explores ideas around artists' moving image practice through
exhibition, distribution, publishing, education and research.
is the second year of the LUX AAP, the first year’s associates Claire
Hope, Anja Kirschner, Matthew Noel-Tod, Rachel Reupke, James Richards,
James Sweetbaum, Mayling To and Katy Woods have just completed the
programme and are working towards a final film project which will be
launched in March 2009.
Guest lecturers and mentors on the programme have so far included Gregg Bordowitz,
JJ Charlesworth, Adam Chodzko, Stuart Comer, Adam Curtis, Stephan
Dillemuth, Kodwo Eshun, Ryan Gander, Graham Gussin, Mark Leckey, Daria
Martin, Simon Martin, Jan Mot, Laura Mulvey, Rosalind Nashashibi, Uriel
Orlow, Pawel Pawlikowski, Gail Pickering, Steve Reinke, Polly Staple and Hito Steyerl