Andrew Wilson

(United Kingdom)

Andrew is a volunteer at the 100% volunteer ran Star & Shadow Cinema, has been a sessional artist at the mental health arts-based charity Chilli Studios for more than ten years, and is an initiator of We Are Our Media, an independent/do-it-ourselves approach to journalism, and its tabloid publication The Eclipse.

Recently finishing a 6-month Newcastle City Council residency in the residential area of Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne, Andrew has previously undertaken artist residencies with East Street Arts in Leeds (3 yrs.), Allenheads Contemporary Arts in rural Northumberland (12 months), and The Eroles Project in rural Catalonia (2 weeks).

This residency is made possible with kind support by Durham University and in collaboration with NewBridge Projects.