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Landscapes Of The (Un)known

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19 Aug 2020 - 30 Nov 2020

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BasementArtsProject

28 Back Burton Terrace, Beeston, Leeds, LS11 5JH

We are open again, by appointment only, after a successful test week in which we trialled how successfully we could open in line with government rules regarding gatherings in domestic dwelings, still very strict. Please see below.

Through the alchemical processes of the analogue darkroom, Hull based artist Lou Hazelwood brings to BasementArtsProject a series of abstract photographic artworks. Using alternative methods of production and old photographic paper stock these artworks are something akin to rural landscapes. 

The artist also has a fascination with the rapidly disappearing structures of the gasometer, and alongside her abstracted landscapes will be a series of images dedicated to these now endangered pieces of industrial architecture.

Hazelwood’s exhibition is an exhortation to the viewer to re-engage with photography as an abstract art form and as documentation of worlds both known and unknown.

If you would like to visit us here are the rules:

IF YOU ARE SUFFERING SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19 PLEASE DO NOT VISIT BASEMENTARTSPROJECT

IF YOU ARE LIVING IN AN AREA THAT IS CURRENTLY UNDER LOCAL LOCKDOWN PLEASE DO NOT MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO VISIT UNTIL RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED

To make an appointment to view the current exhibition by Lou Hazelwood | Landscapes Of The Unknown 

Fill in our form online at www.basementartsproject.com or text / phone Bruce Davies at 0750 672 1504

Appointments can be made Monday - Sunday between the hours of 9am - 9pm (the last admission will be 9pm)

Each appointment will be for a maximum of 1 hour

Each appointment will be allocated to households of between 1 & 6 people. 

There will a 1 hour gap left between bookings to allow air to circulate in the space, to avoid crossover between visitors and to limit the amount of visitors per day

Basement and kitchen windows and doors will be left open during and in between visits

Tea and Coffee will still be available (and free) in regular mugs and cups

I will be wearing a mask when visitors are present (although there may be other family members in the near vicinity who will not be)

Please feel free to wear or not wear a mask dependent upon what makes you feel most comfortable

For full guidelines on gatherings in private dwellings visit: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/meeting-people-from-outside-your-household-f...

Image Info: Lou Hazelwood photographed by Bruce Davies

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During this period of social distancing and lockdown due to Coronavirus we advise that you check directly with the organiser of this event that it is going ahead as publicised.

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL

No Wheelchair Access. We are currently working on plans that we hope to realise in future years to address wheelchair access We document every exhibition on our website with writing, images and occasionally film We are able to assist those with limited mobility and / or visual impairment with access to the Basement space. We have a collection of past artists on permanent display on the ground floor.

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