Warren Shaw : Interdisciplinary sonic and visual artist

3rd May - 13th May

10am - 4pm

 

Private View 3rd May 6 - 9pm

 

Albus3 Arts, 53 Kingswell Road, Northampton, NN1 1PR, UK

Sonic Dreams Installation Warren Shaw

Sonic Dreams documentation online

Sonic Dreams was a sound installation completed in 2006, the first major project to include sound as the primary medium. Using a dynamic soundscape the work sought to alter the perception of space.

 

View documentation of the work here.

Infiltration-Warren-Shaw

Infiltration documentation online

Infiltration is mediation between the role of man-made sounds, and the imposition of such sounds, on the existing environment. Initially conceived and presented as an installation in 2007.

 

Infiltration was developed from a series of walking and listening exercises through the modern environment. Using a stereo set up the work imposed itself upon the already existing environment, focusing our attention on the formidable impact of modern technological sounds.

 

View documentation of the the work here.

News . Cascade . Flow

Exhibitions

Morphology 202 painting by Warren Shaw

Project 202 - An art exchange

Morphology202, 2014

Oil on board, 14.8 x 21cm

 

I recently took part in an art exchange facilitated by Gallery202 creating two small morophological studies based around a single identical shape. One work was kept by Gallery202 and will become part of their standing collection and the other is exchanged.

 

The exchange is a continuing project and more information, photos and details can be found on the Gallery202 website here.

Accrochage

Bandstand Commission black ink drawing by Warren Shaw

New Commission

Bandstand, 2014

Ink on board, 12 x 16''

 

This privately commissioned work is a study in acrhitecture and perspctive using a morphological approach to form and distance.

Temperamental Microphonic Mixture Base 2 Warren Sh

Temperemental Microphonic Mixture Base, 2014

Installation and sound

 

Presenting synaesthetic interpretations of breakfast cereals which were displayed as an interactive exhibit where people were invited to mix their own soundscape.

 

View more details about the work here.

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Sound Forms Warren Shaw Poster Exhibition

Sound Forms : Solo exhibition (2015)

Sonic and visual artist Warren Shaw presents his first solo show ‘Sound Forms’ from the 1st - 30th of April (Wed to Sat 11am - 4pm) at The Rooftop Gallery and Workshops in Corby, Northamptonshire. The solo show was awarded as part of the Watch This Space Prize from the annual Corby Open exhibition which Shaw was awarded in 2013.

 

In the exhibition Shaw combines thoughts on sound in visual, aural and literary forms creating diverse connections between the senses. Using a wide range of media from sculpture and installation, to painting and drawing, the works question our perceptions and encourage a new way of seeing and hearing.

 

The Rooftop Gallery & Workshops

Accrocharge

Accrochage is a group exhibition showing recent works from graduating MA Fine Art students from Northampton University alongside connected artists presented and sponsored by Gallery202 at Albus3 Arts in Northampton from the 3rd - 13th of May 2016.

 

Accrochage has a literal translation of collision and when considering a group show by contemporary artists the notion of collision is ever present in the arrangement of such diverse artistic practice. Not to say that this is a themed exhibition but that it is an action that is happening, an anti-theme, that reveals the coming together of individual artistic exploration and experimentation.

 

The works themselves explore a whole spectrum of experimental subject matter. Some consider notions of transcendence and materiality taking materials out of context and pushing our spatial relationship as a body with objects and placement. Others deal with delicate obsessions which react and flow through a connection with the context of site specific works. Meanwhile some works involve our relationship with time and the role that our senses play in discovering our own experience.

 

Exhibiting Artists:

Ruth Boddington, Robin Clements, Susan Fletcher, Billy Hawes, Nicola Holloway, Ruby Satchell, Sharon Read, Robert Moon, Carla Moss, Bethany Murray, Warren Shaw, Fatma Ummanel, Jenna Wilkinson.