Axis Social

Join us for the launch of our Directory Members Event series: Art in Words, a collection of events that will give Axis Directory Members an opportunity to connect, explore, watch and get feedback on their work.

These free events take place between 15-22 September and include the following:

  • Workshop: Writing an Artist Statement with Kelly Culver
  • Film ScreeningKaranjit Panesar: Actor, Container (2021)
  • Workshop: Creativity & Language with Lisa-Marie Dickinson
  • Artist Talk: Blurring boundaries between moving image and text with David Steans
  • 1-2-1 Artist Feedback Session: Critical guidance and support with David Steans (for attendees of David's talk above)

This Axis members-only event follows the premiere of the second issue of Social Works? Open, the world’s first artist-led journal for social practice art, printed in collaboration with Social Art Publications, the newest artists' book publisher. This free online event takes place on 15 September, 7- 8pm.

For Five2Watch this week we've selected five artists who work with live art: Elly Clarke, Sue Law, Robert Luzar, Julian Claxton and Jim Lockey.

New Art Highlights of the week includes: Anne Guest, melissandre varin, Lucy Crouch and Peter Walker.



Directory Membership Events

Art in Words will be exploring how we artist use the written word to represent, critique, consider and expand creative practice.


Social Works? Open Launch 

Join us for the launch of the second issue of Social Works? Open, the UK's only artist-led journal of social art!


Five2Watch: Live Art

A selection of work from five artists who have created Live Art


Social Works? Open - Meet the Writers

An introduction to the thirteen writers who have contributed to the second edition of our publication about social practice.


Weekly Highlights

Weekly Highlights from our Directory.


SAFEDI Fellowship Announcement

Meet the SAFEDI Fellowship artists and projects


Live Out Loud - Conversations with Artists

A collection of conversations with artists and creative practioners about specific topics. Published every week on our website, SoundCloud, Spotify, Apple, Google and Stitcher.