By Tanvir Alim about the workshops following the ‘Sticky, Luminous Fruit For All!’ project at Tramway and Kelvingrove Museum – The narrative that was bouncing back and forth during the workshop series was about the politics of food; What memories do foods hold for us and what memories do we feel? How does the food… Continue reading Half Truths
Rumpus Room Sustainable Finance & Fundraising Worker PT: 8 hours / 1 day per week for a 12 month fixed term contract Jan 2024 – Jan 2025 Salary: £7488 p/annum Link to the plain text PDF Job Title: Sustainable Finance & Fundraising Worker Salary: £18 p/h for 8 hours per week, (minus NI/PAYE & (optional)… Continue reading Sustainable Finance & Fundraising Worker
By Ragini Chawla – Hussein (Mitha) and I started the project with an intention to collectively think about the emotional, political and environmental aspects of the Mango – a fruit that is widely loved in Govanhill. For this project Rumpus Room has collaborated with Uronto, an artist-led open collective in Bangladesh. The collaboration is special,… Continue reading Sticky, Luminous Fruit for All!
By Ardis Önnerfors – Instead of our usual large, public harvest celebration we decided to do a smaller, more intimate version this year. Inviting our young artists’ committee, board, collaborating artists and neighbours we gathered under gazebos, hiding from the persistent Scottish autumn rain around a fire and shared fruits of the harvest. From our… Continue reading Harvest Potluck
By Rosie Coleman Collier – Currently on the MLitt programme in Curatorial Practice at Glasgow School of Art, my own research and curatorial work has been exploring how community practices and arts organisations can inform considerations on care, dependencies, labour, support, relations and intimacy. As part of my MLitt we can undertake a work placement;… Continue reading Ethical Work Placements
By studio team – Sticky, Luminous Fruit For AllMango Celebration! Saturday 17th of June, 12-4pm Rumpus Room Yard, Langside Lane Join artists Ragini Chawla, Hussein Mitha and young people of South Asian heritage and their peers at Rumpus Room for a community celebration of the mango season. The group have been working together to explore connections between cultural… Continue reading What’s on -Summer at the Studio!
💛S T U D I O U P D A T E !💛 Thanks to everyone for the support over the last few months as we work out our current space situation. We’ve had some positive discussions with our landlords at Bike For Good and are hoping to find a way to stay at the yard… Continue reading Spring News & Events at the Yard🌱
By Studio Team – We have some sad news to share this week. Our landlords at Langside Lane – Bike for Good (BFG) are terminating our lease at the studio alongside Tender Hands Press and our neighbours South East Integration Network. BFG are asking us both to leave as they need more space for their… Continue reading Studio announcement!
Join Rumpus Room artists of all ages down the yard for our annual Harvest Festival and to celebrate our 3rd birthday at the studio. Sunday 25th September 12-3pm.