Visual Arts Programme News

Wanderings residency project – call for artists

We are inviting artists to apply to participate in a project titled ‘Wanderings’ that will culminate in a touring exhibition and series of community events. Through this project we are asking: how can a contemplative walk be the catalyst for artists to engage with communities and place? Inspired by psychogeography, an artistic movement that originated […]

Call for artists for Feltham-based art trail this summer!

We have an exciting, new project planned for this summer – an art trail at cafes and restaurants in Feltham and the surrounding areas. This will be a great opportunity for visual artists to engage with Hounslow’s communities, and have art on display, as well as connecting with local businesses as venues for exhibitions! We will also […]

Future Visions: Exhibition Opportunity for Hounslow Artists!

This new and ambitious project led by CPP Hounslow plans to bring together Hounslow’s local artists to send a message that imagination, hope, and kindness are not cancelled, even in difficult times.   ‘Future Visions’ will adorn empty shops, displays, existing digital signage, walls, windows, and street furniture with colourful, creative and inspiring visual art for […]

We’re looking for an artist or maker for an exhibition titled ‘Mending Community’

We are inviting submissions from either individuals or collectives of artists or makers to propose a touring exhibition of contemporary art or craft addressing the theme of mending community. Mending Community explores how visual arts and/or craft can help repair communities. We are looking for works that might provoke, or inspire, our communities to take […]

Buy the Animal Stories book

The Animal Stories book is now available to buy for just £9, including postage and packaging. Printed in full colour, this 32pp book offers an intriguing look at how animals have shaped life in Hounslow throughout history. Animal Stories is told through the rich narratives written by Alistair Cartwright, and beautiful, original illustrations by Amber […]

Order prints of your favourite Animal Stories artwork

You can purchase any artwork as a high quality giclee print, in a range of sizes. The prints are unframed, but sized to fit standard size frames. A5 prints – £15 + p&p A4 prints – £30 + p&p A3 prints – £40 + p&p Prints can be ordered and printed on demand, so please […]

How we made Animal Stories

Animal Stories is a project that has been in developed by members of the Hounslow Exhibitions Group, which steers the creative direction and ideas for the Creative People and Places Hounslow Visual Arts Programme. This particular exhibition project started off as an idea about telling stories of animals in Hounslow, suggested by a member of […]

Call for Exhibition Proposals

We are inviting submissions from curators, artists, collectives or groups of artists to propose a touring exhibition of contemporary art. We are looking for proposals that respond to the following themes: Atmospheric Colour an exhibition that will offer new ways of looking at colour, and the different cultural experiences of what colour means. DOWNLOAD THE […]

Launch event: Hounslow’s Hidden Heroes by Laura Edralin

Join us for the online launch of this new project, with the chance to meet the artist behind the work. Book now! Hounslow’s Hidden Heroes by Laura Edralin will launch online on Monday 28 September 2020 at 5.30pm. To celebrate, we will host a special online Meet the Artist event, with the opportunity to view […]