2018 Artist in Residence – South Walney Nature Reserve
Presenting new work at Full of Noises 17th/18th August
Rebecca Chesney is a visual artist whose work is concerned with the relationship between humans and nature and how we perceive, romanticise and translate the landscape. Her projects take the form of installations, interventions, drawings, maps and walks.
She has been commissioned by Yorkshire Sculpture Park, the Bronte Parsonage Museum, Peak, Compton Verney, Grizedale Arts, Bluecoat Gallery and Landlife. Awards include a Gasworks International Fellowship with CONA in Mumbai India and a Lucas Artist Fellowship at Montalvo California USA. She has been invited to attended residencies at the Nirox Foundation in South Africa, Lancaster Institute for Contemporary Arts and the Lowry.