This Season

Cross Discipline

Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 Programme

From 1 October 2015 to early Spring 2016 Cove Park will host a wide range of arts organisations, groups and individual artists. These read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Playwright Studio Scotland

Rosanna Hall

Rosanna Hall is a Glasgow-based, female playwright who has been writing for around ten years. She attained a Masters degree in Writing for read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Adura Onashile

Adura Onashile is of Nigerian descent, working within theatre and physical theatre. She began developing her own practice in 2011 with a 15-month read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Cove Park is delighted to welome 5 writers in residence, here as part of the New Writers' Award from the Scottish Book Trust. In read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Mark Lyken, Heather Lander, Timothy Cooper, Robbie Thomson, Josh Armstrong, Alan Martyn (Wintour's Leap) & Tom Weightman.

This March we continue our partnership with Glasgow's Cryptic, the internationally-renowned producing art house that presents today’s read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Mark Lyken

Mark Lyken (1973) is an artist, composer and filmmaker based in rural Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. He creates musical and sound pieces, film, paintings and read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Heather Lander

Heather Lander was born in Portland, Maine, U.S.A. and came to Glasgow in 1997 to study drawing and painting at the GSA. After read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Timothy Cooper

Timothy Cooper is a composer and performer of electroacoustic music. He currently lectures in music technology and sound recording at the Royal Conservatoire read on...

Visual Art

Self-Directed Residency

Ellis O'Connor

Ellis O’Connor is a visual artist from Scotland working in drawing, painting and printmaking. She uses this visual language to challenge assumptions about read on...

Literature

Self-Directed Residency

Sarah Maine

Sarah Maine is a writer whose first novel Bhalla Strand  was published by Freight Books, Glasgow in 2014 and is being re-launched by read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Alan Martyn (Wintour's Leap)

Alan Martyn is one half of Wintour’s Leap,  a small collective focused on creating large-scale experiences. Their work aims to make fundamental concepts read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Karen Ashe

Karen Ashe was brought up in Airdrie and now lives in Glasgow with her family and crazy dog, Scout. Her first ever short read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Robert Neil Fraser

Robert Neil Fraser is a first time novelist, working on a thriller called ‘Bamako’, set in the West African country of Mali. The read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Tom Weightman

Tom has a background in software development as well as photography. He developed websites for several years, before studying Software Engineering at Durham read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Josh Armstrong

Josh Armstrong was born in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Scotland in 2006.   He is an interdisciplinary artist and his work is characterised read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cryptic

Robbie Thomson

Robbie Thomson is a Glasgow based artist and theatre maker with interests in kinetic sculpture, music, lighting design and technology. Recent works include: The read on...

Literature

Playwright Studio Scotland

Marcas Mac an Tuairneir

Marcas Mac an Tuairneir writes poetry, prose, drama and journalism, in Gaelic and English and splits his time between Inverness and his hometown read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Victoria Mackenzie

Victoria MacKenzie moved from Brighton to Scotland in 2007 to pursue an MLitt in Creative Writing at the University of St Andrews, before read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Sarah Unwin Jones

Sarah Urwin Jones is an arts journalist and classical music writer who writes regularly for a number of national newspapers and magazines. She has been The read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Rachel Plummer

Rachel Plummer was born in London, grew up in East Anglia and Paris, and has spent most of her adult life in Edinburgh, read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

P M Freestone

P.M. Freestone writes YA fiction, has published a handful of short stories (including work in anthologies from Penguin Books), and is now developing read on...

Literature

Scottish Book Trust

Robert McGinty

Robert McGinty grew up in Fife and studied English Literature and History in Edinburgh and Information Studies in Aberdeen. He now lives in read on...

Cross Discipline

Self-Directed Residency

Annie Crabtree

Annie Crabtree is an artist, researcher and producer based in Glasgow. Having studied Environmental Art at Glasgow School of Art, and New Genres read on...

Forthcoming

Crafts

Emerging Designer/Maker 2016

Jennifer Kent

With this one-month residency Cove Park aims to provide designers and makers based in Scotland with the support required to develop new work read on...

Film

Scottish Film Residency 2016

Ainslie Henderson

Cove Park's first Film Residency will take place this May 2016. It seeks to support a mid-career screenwriter / director, based in Scotland, read on...

Literature

UK Literature Residency 6

Jenni Fagan

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...

Visual Art

Scottish Visual Arts 1, 2016

Douglas Morland

Douglas Morland works across a broad range of media including sculpture, installation, printmaking, video and sound. The transmission and reception of information and read on...

Crafts

International Craft 2016

Erno Langenberg

Cove Park’s International Crafts programme expresses our commitment to supporting established international designer/makers and creating ways in which these individuals can engage with read on...

Literature

UK Literature Residency 1

Rachel Holmes

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...

Literature

UK Literature Residency 2

Marion Coutts

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...

Visual Art

International Visual Arts

Dane Mitchell

Dane Mitchell's practice — which involves installation and sculpture  — explores ephemeral phenomena on the threshold of perceptibility. In particular the work investigates read on...

Crafts

UK Craft I 2016

Celia Pym

The UK Craft Residency supports an established designer/maker at a key stage in their career. It enables the artist to undertake research, explore read on...

Literature

UK LiteratureResidency 3

Mikey Cuddihy

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...

Architecture

CovePark/Kilmahew St Peters Architecture Residency 2016

Andy Campbell

The 2016 Emerging Architect residency has been developed in partnership with NVA to support an architect or designer working in architecture/the built environment read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 2, 2016

Tim Cooper, Susie Leiper, Samuel Tongue

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 1, 2016

Ross MacKay, Suzie Miller, Jim Harbourne

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Literature

Scottish Emerging Writer Residency

Lynsey May

This four week residency is offered to a writer based in Scotland who may not yet have published a work but demonstrates exceptional read on...

Visual Art

UK Visual Arts 1, 2016

Simon Bedwell

Based in London, Simon Bedwell has been exhibiting his work nationally and internationally since the mid 1990s. For the past five years, his read on...

Visual Art

One-to-One 2016

Pádraic E. Moore & Ian Whittlesea

Cove Park's One-to-One programme was established in 2012 and is designed to support artists working in collaboration. To date, One-to-One residencies have been read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 3, 2016

Ellie Griffiths, Verity Standen, Greg Sinclair

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Crafts

UK Craft II 2016

Max Warren

The UK Craft Residency supports an established designer/maker at a key stage in their career. It enables the artist to undertake research, explore read on...

Literature

International Writer Residency

Yelena Moskovich

Cove Park's International Literature Residency supports an international writer at a key stage in their work. We offer the writer time and space read on...

Visual Art

Scottish Visual Arts 2, 2016

Laura Aldridge

Laura Aldridge works with a wide range of media and materials - incorporating both craft and sculptural practices - in order to present read on...

Literature

Birkbeck / Sophie Warne Fellow

Robert Akam

The Birkbeck / Sophie Warne Fellowship for an emerging writer supports an outstanding graduate of the Birkbeck Creative Writing MA at a critical juncture read on...

Visual Art

Emerging Visual Artist Residency 2016

Sarah Wright

This residency, supported for the first time this year by The Bridge Awards, enables an emerging visual artist based in Scotland to develop read on...

Literature

UK Literature Residency 4

Jessica Fox

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...

Visual Art

UK Visual Arts 2, 2016

Jess Wiesner

Jess Wiesner works primarily in performance, video, image making and sculpture. Her work evolves from the relationship between structures and subjectivity, representation, abstraction read on...

Literature

UK Literature Residency 5

Susan Wicks

Cove Park's Literature Residency supports an established writer based in Scotland or the UK at a key stage in their work. We offer read on...