Crossing The Tees is book produced by Teesside Print Group, the Crossing The Tees Book Festival and River Tees Rediscovered.
This page is about the public art on that you can see on Stockton High Street.
River Tees Willow Pattern Plates
Tees Valley Arts commissioned artists Emily Hesse and Adrian Moule to co-produce the River Tees Willow Pattern Plates as a means by which members of the public could be encouraged to reflect on their connection to the River Tees, as part of the “Welcome Aboard” community launches for the River Tees Rediscovered Landscape Heritage Partnership.
All photographs were taken for Tees Valley Arts by Kev Howard. Creative Commons BY-NC-ND International 4.0 License.
Earlier this year Tees Valley Arts worked with River Tees Re-discovered to provide artistic engagement at the “Welcome Aboard” community launches held in Middlesbrough, Darlington, Stockton, Hartlepool and Redcar. Artists Adrian Moule and Emily Hesse were commissioned and developed our River Tees Willow Pattern engagement, where participants were encouraged to interpret the River Tees informed…
164 individual engagements, 90 plates made that’s just the first of five community launches planned for the River Tees Rediscovered Landscape Partnership. River Tees Rediscovered Willow Pattern Plates Working with Middlesbrough born artist Emily Hesse, regular Tees Valley Arts contributor and artist Adrian Moule, we facilitated a collaboration that created the River Tees Rediscovered Willow…
We worked with Emily on our River Tees Re-discovered Willow Pattern Plate engagement last year and will be working with Emily again in the next few months in a residency to be based in Middlesbrough and engage with groups of refugees and newly arrived people who co-produced with her during the Localism exhibition at mima earlier this year. Read Emily’s interview, as artist of the month, in AXIS below:
And watch this space to see our collaboration with Emily later this year.
Tees Valley Arts is recruiting for a Creative Writer for our Making Waves project, linked with River Tees Rediscovered, Pathways School and Musinc.
Duration: 24th Feb – 11th May 2016 – (Please see dates in brief.)
Fee: You will be paid a fee of £555 for this role.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please write a statement of intent, indicating your experience in this area/examples of previous work/links to soundcloud etc. and how you might approach this project. (No longer than two sides of A4)
Please email your application to Projects Officer, Ree Collins using the email address provided below by midday Wednesday 3rd February 2016. Applicants will need to have Public Liability Insurance and applicants with Professional Indemnity Insurance will be preferred.
Selection will be made by Thursday 4th February 2016, and TVA may hold interviews if we think it necessary.
For more information call 01642 264 654.
Earlier this year Tees Valley Arts worked with River Tees Re-discovered to provide artistic engagement at the “Welcome Aboard” community launches held in Middlesbrough, Darlington, Stockton, Hartlepool and Redcar.
Artists Adrian Moule and Emily Hesse were commissioned and developed our River Tees Willow Pattern engagement, where participants were encouraged to interpret the River Tees informed by the traditional willow pattern.
Just shy of 300 people made plates and took there home and now we’re asking you to tell the story of the plate you made or have been given by sending us a photo via social media using the #myblueandwhite: