Films

New Expressions has created a small selection of films capturing the excitement and ambition of our contemporary art commissions and activity. The films offer an insight into the challenges and rewards of creative collaboration between museums and properties and artists.

New Expressions 3: Artists and museums working together

This film captures the sights, sounds and sensations of the contemporary art commissions within New Expressions 3 Live Season. Illustrating the ambition and diversity of activity, it features many of the participating artists and museum staff. The film also offers a glimpse of the field visits and professional development events that underpinned the programme.

CONNECTING COLLECTIONS AND PLACES ACROSS A RURAL AREA: CUMBRIA MUSEUM CONSORTIUM AND UTA KÖGELSBERGER, ARTIST

Project lead Helen Watson (Cumbria Museum Consortium) and artist Uta Kögelsberger discuss their New Expressions 3 collaboration. This film is part of New Expressions' work to create useful learning materials for museum/heritage professionals and contemporary artists interested in working together.

Unlocking community, history and place through creative collaboration

Project lead Hannah Kemp (Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills) and artist David Bridges discuss their New Expressions 3 collaboration, which was funded as part of the New Opportunities Award (NOA) initiative. This film is part of New Expressions' work to create useful learning materials for museum/heritage professionals and contemporary artists interested in working together.