Komori and seo, artists in residence
© Yumi Song
Art  Action UK 2018 Residency Programme with Yumi Song

We are delighted that 2018 AAUK residency project was delivered successfuly in London.
Art Action UK's 2017 Residency Award winner Yumi Song, was selected out of a very strong contestants.
Yumi Song ( Artist/ Curator) has worked in North East of Japan within Fukushima and with her deep understanding of the current situation, she has managed to bring forward a new perspective on the on going issue since 2011 Triple Disaster struck north East Japan. She has highlighted the proximity of disaster here in UK through her exhibition of info-graphic installations, film screening, discussion events, and also discussed about the worring trend of nationalism and xenophobic tendencies.
Jessica Holtaway has written about the Events on the Bolg. Please click  HERE

Events were hosted by Deptford X Deptford X Event space
We are also happy to that good link with Art Catalyst has been forged through this year's activities. 

We are also proud that Yoi Kawakubo and Natsumi Seo, AAUK's past residency award winners are included in Yokohama Triennale,
Also Kyun Chome is selected for Re-Born Art Festival 


Art Action UK will continue to develope these vital discourses with artists, curators and audeinces through out 2017-18. If you would like to receive regular updates, please contact us by clicking HERE.

Art Action UK is a collective that explores ways we can show solidarity and support for people who have been affected by natural and manmade disasters. It hosts an annual respite residency for artists who live and work in areas affected by disasters.  Arts Catalyst is an arts organisation that commissions art that experimentally and critically engages with scienc

 
We are a collective of artists, curators, gallerists and writers who are exploring various means to show solidarity and support for people who have been affected by natural and manmade disasters. The 2011 Japanese earthquake, tsunami and subsequent Fukushima nuclear fallout has been the catalyst for Art Action UK.

Links
Art Catalyst
Daiwa Foundation
Morphe Arts
Trust Greenbelt
ACG
Deptford X
White Conduit Projects
The Japan Foundation
Re-title.com
List
Art Map London
artlyst
Art Slant