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  • Open Sandwich: Spike Associates

    BEING HERE & BEING THERE: PULLING THREADS, is the title of an artist publication and seminar of the same name that Philippa presented at Hestercombe House during the Exhibition Materiality: Provisional States in early 2019. Through this talk Philippa discussed the project and her ongoing interest in relationships between studio and site-based practice.

  • Trust New Art

    Trust New Art: Celebrating 10 years of contemporary art at National Trust places. This booklet brings together elements and highlights from the National Trust’s ambitious programme of contemporary arts supported by partnerships with Arts Council England and Arts Council of Wales. Bound, Croft was commissioned by Meadow Arts for the exhibtion Tell it to the…

  • Accredited Coach: Relational Dynamics RD1st

    A skill set, a philosophy, an experience. Through group exchange, practice, reflection, writing and investigation, I grew, developed and received accreditation as a 1-2-1 professional RD1st coach. The course brought me into contact with amazing people and perspectives, enhancing my leadership, mentoring, communication & facilitation skills. I left empowered, enriched and inspired to bring coaching…

  • Strategic Insight Partnership Funding Award

    HEFCW funded research award to upskill, develop curricula and share research – from forming collaborative partnerships with Digital Agencies in Wales, looking at exploring AR, VR & MR technologies in designing shared environments.  A case study will be posted here later this year. SIP is a HEFCW funded programme encouraging innovation and facilitating interaction between…

  • Crafts Council Development Team Associate

    Crafts Council Development Team Associate supporting talent through mentoring. It has been both a privilege and great fun sharing time with Hot House Maker Maria Jones aka kochi-kochi – seeing & supporting her journey. https://www.craftscouncil.org.uk  

  • The Clearing, bo.lee, London

    The Clearing, a group exhibition of selected works by Sue Arrowsmith, Paul Fry, Philippa Lawrence and David Nash in celebration of bo.lee gallery’s ten year anniversary. Since opening in Bath in 2009, bo.lee has championed emerging and mid career artists alongside established names. At its core has always been an exploration of our relationship to…

  • Spike Island Open Studios, 2019

    An invitation to engage in a 1-2-1 conversation with studio holder Philippa Lawrence to: Discuss an artistic ambition or project? Gain advice on making, collaboration or opportunities? Talk about education, ideas, research studio culture or Something else? Philippa has considerable experience, as an artist, academic, coach & project manager, nationally and internationally. Book one of a limited…

  • Materiality Disclosed Seminar

    Materiality Disclosed Seminar, Hestercombe House 15th February 2019   This seminar explores the themes found in the exhibition, Materiality: provisional states    Speakers include Irish poet, novelist and curator Cherry Smyth, who has written an essay for the exhibition catalogue which will be launched at this event. Artists Sarah Bennett, Megan Calverand Philippa Lawrence will also speak about their individual…

  • Network for Creative Enterprise

    NfCE participant and small grant award recipient. NfCE was a partnership between UWE Bristol , and Watershed, Watershed, who worked closely with The Guild (Coworking Bath), Knowle West Media Centre and Spike Island to support creatives across the West of England to make a sustainable living from their ideas. The programme offered residency opportunities with free space and a package of business…

  • Materiality: Provisional States, Hestercombe Gallery

    Sarah Bennett, Megan Calver and Philippa Lawrence have been directly engaged with Hestercombe House and Gardens over three years and the resulting exhibition has developed from these experiences. It features exhibits using a range of media from photography, sculpture to drawing and text. Collectively interested in issues related to labour and the management of landscape and nature, Materiality: provisional states aims to…