29 Jan 2019 | Walking and Art

Glossary of walking

http://www.museumofwalking.org.uk/glossary/ A glossary of terms related to walking, compiled collectivelly by the Walking Artists Network community, and hosted by the Museum of Walking. Advertisements

11 Aug 2014 | Walking and Art

On Walking by Phil Smith

The post brings two new books on walking, from the UK. On the cover, photographs of lush vegetation bring back pleasant memories from rural and urban walks across green-grassed, greyed-sky Britain. The first book On Walking, opens with a long subtitle. The author – artist, writer, playwright, performer, academic, counter-tourist – owns up to “stalking […]

20 Apr 2014 | Walking and Art

Walk with the artist 2014 – Bergamo

Walk with the artist is a program of authors’ itineraries that combines the idea of tour, walk, open air workshop, and urban intervention. The first (past) two editions of the project involved the city of Berlin and 9 international artists. The Cultural Association 22:37 continues the curatorship of the Walks by turning them into an […]

20 Mar 2014 | Walking and Art

Wanderlust

Starting March 12 Wanderlust will be based at the InBetween Gallery, Elsensesteenweeg 211 in Elsene, Belgium Feel free to stop in for a visit! Open Wednesday through Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm An artistic and collaborative project about mobility and public space in Elsene. How do we move in urban space? What public […]

04 Feb 2014 | Walking and Art

Blog: Walk of the Week

An amazing blog by Ruth Burgon, a PhD Candidate in History of Art at The University of Edinburgh researching the use of walking in modern and contemporary art practice. Each week she posts with exemplary discipline, a new art walk in different media p...

02 Jan 2014 | Walking and Art

Submissions for The Walking Encyclopaedia Exhibition

Deadline for submissions is January 15, 2014 AirSpace Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent http://www.airspacegallery.org Submissions and expressions of interest for participating in the show reflecting on different artistic, cultural and academic approach to the act of walking. Send a statement text which with cover  the title, and content of the work submitted, and general practice. This should include any […]

23 Nov 2013 | Walking and Art

Hop, Skip, Jump by Elspeth Owen

Here is a very simple idea for a walk suggested by Elspeth Owen I am thinking of it as a way to extend friendships and ways of being companionable while walking. I am imagining the numbers one, two and three to be on our minds as we wander.  Hop, Skip, Jump    I walk to […]

26 Sep 2013 | Walking and Art

Conference: The Art of Walking

The Art of Walking: Pedestrian Mobility in Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts from the Eighteenth to the Twenty-First Century. École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France9 -11 October 2013 contact email:  [email protected] / [email protected] October 9 Plenary session 1 Ian Marshall, Pennsylvania State University. Border Crossings: Walking the Haiku Path on the International Appalachian Trail. Parallel […]

03 Jul 2013 | Walking and Art

Colloquim: Performing Landscapes and Identities

All events are located at Stratford Circus and are free of charge. Coffee and tea will be served thirty minutes prior to start time. Please RSVP. Stratford Circus, Theatre Square, Stratford, London E151BX19 July 2013, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Performing Landscapes and Identities – the colloquium will consider walking as interrogative, investigative, performative and […]