A new art pack – TALC’s spin painting machines are solar-powered and are part of a series of environmental art packs, created for TALC’s community project “growth: seed” funded by Creative Communities. The art pack is inspired by the artists Alfons Schilling’s, Annick Gendron’s and Damien Hirst’s take on spin paintings.
From March to mid May we will show the results of TALC’s “My World in a Box” art pack project in our window showcase. Some children and young people created their own shapes, which were laser cut at TALC out of plywood.The artist Joseph Cornell called his boxes, which he created during his life in …Read More
First Art Packs are ready to be picked up or posted! Here you can find the art packs available talc.’s art packs are a mix of materials, instructions and online support by talc.’s artists. There are art packs for different age groups and interests. Please get in touch if you wish to get one of talc.’s art …Read More
talc.’s artists just finished the Argyll and Island’s tour to deliver workshops in all High Schools. The workshops were inspired by Gabriel Orozco’s drawings and Wassily Kandinsky’s compositions and covered plaster casting and colouring, adding conductivity, designing a laser cut ply wood grid composition and to connect the piece via a touchboard with a computer to …Read More
talc. went to the Engage Art event in Newcastle: Engage conference: Unlocking Culture: an entitlement for children and young people on 5-6 November to talk about talc.’s youth arts programme. Grace Carroll, member of talc.’s management committee also met with Rachel Pattinson, Open Lab at Newcastle University to have a chat about possible future collaborations. Before travelling back, we …Read More
talc.’s trainee Isla Fowler used her time in Venice not only to see lots of art during the Biennale, but also to get some photos taken of her beautiful design from last year in this stunning scenery. Isla’s design was inspired by the contrast of urban architecture and water reflections. Textile & Fashion Design & …Read More
The first week of our Summer School programme 3–7 June, 10am – 5pm is a great opportunity to explore what we do at talc., meet our digital tutors and enjoy a week of creative experimentation. We will carry out some research about the history of the Clock Lodge in Lochgilphead. The week will cover brief introductions into layout (InDesign), …Read More
talc.‘s new Media & Arts Programme for May 2019 – April 2020 is out! Leaflets for 2019–2020 will be printed and available in schools around Argyll & the Islands soon. Our educational Media & Arts programme will focus on the theme of dust – the small, the minute and the minuscule. Funded by Creative Scotland’s …Read More