Class of 2011
Class of 2011

Members of IMAA receive ‘N/A’ awards for skills not formally recognised by academia.

Other Forms of Life (with Bik van der Pol) (2010), AND festival, Manchester
Other Forms of Life (with Bik van der Pol) (2010), AND festival, Manchester

Members of Islington Mill Art Academy travel around the North West of England in a motorhome, in a project which took the ‘road movie' as a model to explore ideas around autonomy.

Discussion group, 5th floor studio, Islington Mill (2007)
Discussion group, 5th floor studio, Islington Mill (2007)

 

Outdoor reading group at the site of Joseph Brotherton statue (2011)
Outdoor reading group at the site of Joseph Brotherton statue (2011)

Site-specific reading group with texts responding to Brotherton’s ideas

Instructions for a Drawing Class (2009)
Instructions for a Drawing Class (2009)

Postal drawing class led by Chloe Briggs exploring the nature of an art school beyond a space and a reason to be there. 

The ILVA Tree (with Becky Shaw), Trade City, Manchester (2009)
The ILVA Tree (with Becky Shaw), Trade City, Manchester (2009)
Poster for IMAA residency in Berlin (2008)
Poster for IMAA residency in Berlin (2008)
IMAA Summer Residency Notice Board (2015)
IMAA Summer Residency Notice Board (2015)

Questions the group posed to themselves included: What kind of artist do you want to be?

Berlin Zeit, filmmaking residency with Terry Smith, Berlin (2009)
Berlin Zeit, filmmaking residency with Terry Smith, Berlin (2009)

Pictured: Chloe Briggs and Mike Cullen

Open Critique at Islington Mill (2015)
Open Critique at Islington Mill (2015)

IMAA member Dorothy Massey presenting work

Open Critique at Regent Trading Estate (2013)
Open Critique at Regent Trading Estate (2013)

IMAA member Jackie Haynes presenting work

Moot Points, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow (2008)
Moot Points, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow (2008)

Assembling a publication

Performance at Talkshow, ICA, London (2009)
Performance at Talkshow, ICA, London (2009)

Curated by Terry Smith, Pictured: Maurice Carlin, Andrew Beswick, Maria Dada, Amy Pennington

Panel debate as part of Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie, Arnolfini, Bristol (2008)
Panel debate as part of Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie, Arnolfini, Bristol (2008)
Class of 2016
Class of 2016

Weekend sleep-over at Islington Mill to reflect, evaluate and plan for future. 

 Class of 2016
Class of 2016

Weekend sleep-over at Islington Mill to reflect, evaluate and plan for future.