Reticent, Ripe, Rotten Project
Reticent, Ripe, Rotten was an intensive script writing and performance project which saw artist Tom Woolner, in the build up to his Site Residency, working with young people from Sheffield and Rotherham Young Writers to explore the sculptural and performative areas of his current work through generated scripts and related performances.
Assisting Graham Ellard & Stephen Johnstone
Five young apprentices invigilated and assisted collaborating artists, Graham Ellard & Stephen Johnstone during their Platform residency in January 2010.
An Interview with Artist Richard Wheater
16 year old, Jacob Millen Bamford researched and conducted an interview with artist Richard Wheater towards the end of their Platform residency [Neon Lights] at Site Gallery in January 2010.
Show & Tell and Neon Sculpting Workshop with Richard Wheater
In January 2010, artist Richard Wheater gave a captivating and detailed insight into the art, science and history of neon to young apprentices through a Show & Tell and hands-on workshop that offered a rare opportunity to sculpt neon.
An Interview with Simon Goodman & Toby Heys [Audint]
17 year old art student, Oliver Haigh researched and conducted an interview with Audint artists, Simon Goodman and Toby Heys, towards the end of their Platform residency at Site Gallery in December 2010.
Assisting Audint Artists
As part of the Site Young Apprentice Scheme [SYAS], young apprentices assisted Audint artists Simon Goodman and Toby Heys in the construction of a cosmology of sonic weaponry on the insides of vinyl album covers which formed part of their gallery installation: Unsound Systems.
Site Young Apprentice Scheme
The Site Young Apprentice Scheme [SYAS] gives 14 to 21 year olds from across South Yorkshire the opportunity to delve further into the arts sector by working more closely with the gallery through a variety of creative activities and projects. The scheme provides rare and insightful experiences for CVs
Site Young Apprentice Work Placement
In July the gallery piloted an intensive two week apprenticeship for 14 – 17 year olds as a vocational extension of the Site Young Apprentice Scheme [SYAS]. The pilot offered a practical insight into careers in the contemporary art sector through a range of exciting assignments, artists’ talks and visits.
Site Young Apprentice Commissioning Panel
The gallery’s recent commissioning process for Site Platform and our online commissions included a group of young people as part of the Site Young Apprentice Scheme (SYAS).