The Island

About The Island

The Island is an itinerant non-profit organisation that develops curatorial projects in dialogue with international partners. The Island is committed to a collaborative model for working with organisations and artists across the globe to explore the critical potential of cultural exchange. MORE

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A Factory As It Might Be (Bournville)

A Factory As It Might Be (Bournville) is an exhibition and ongoing active research project conceived by artist Patrick Staff in collaboration with The Island. The next presentation will be at International Project Space from 19 Feb–11 May 2013.

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Aggregation, Swell Units, 2012

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Aggregation, Swell Units, 2012


The Selfish Act of Community

a film by Jesse Jones commissioned and produced by The Island. Now showing at Jesse Jones: The Other North at Artsonje Centre, Seoul and travelling to Centre for Contemporary Art, Derry on 30 March. MORE

The Factory Cinema

Film series continuing for The Factory As It Might Be (Bournville).  MORE

Associate Alison Crawshaw

is participating in 'Common Ground' at 13th International Architecture Biennale, Venice. MORE

Whitstable Biennale

Andrew Bonacina and Victoria Brooks are curating Stages in the Revolution for the Whitstable Biennale from 1 to 16 September 2012. Artists include Patrick Staff, Jesse Jones, Gareth Moore, Cara Tomie and Iain Boal. MORE