2015

Cross Discipline

Self-Funded & Partnership Residencies, Winter-Spring 2015

From January to late April 2015, Cove Park will host a wide variety of self-funded and partnership residencies for individuals and organisations working read on...

Visual Art

Maria Fusco

In 2014 Maria Fusco was awarded a prestigious Artangel Open Commission. This commission will allow the Edinburgh-based writer to realise a new site read on...

Visual Art

Brody Condon

Visual artist Brody Condon will be based at Cove Park throughout March. Condon is working with Kilcreggan-based visual artist Christine Borland on 'Circles read on...

Cross Discipline

Cryptic Associates

Josh Armstrong, Robbie Thomson, Sven Werner

During March 2015, Cove Park will host three residencies organised by Cryptic, the Glasgow-based internationally renowned producing art house. The Cryptic Associates read on...

Visual Art

Alison Turnbull

Visual artist Alison Turnbull returns to Cove Park to develop her ongoing project with the Rosneath peninsula's Linn Botanic Gardens. This involves the read on...

Visual Art

Scottish Visual Arts 1, 2015

Toby Paterson

Toby Paterson is known for his gallery-based installations of painting and sculpture and the numerous commissions he has undertaken for indoor and outdoor read on...

Crafts

UK Crafts 2015

Will Shannon

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

Scottish Emerging Writer Residency, 2015

Martin MacInnes

Cove Park’s Scottish Emerging Writer supports a new writer who shows exceptional promise at a critical juncture in their writing life. We offer read on...

Literature

Royal Holloway Emerging Writer Fellow, 2015

James Nixon

The Royal Holloway Emerging Writer Fellowship brings an outstanding student on the Creative Writing MA to Cove Park for a residency of up read on...

Visual Art

Scottish Visual Arts 2, 2015

Kathryn Elkin

Kathryn Elkin works predominantly with performance, writing and video. She is interested in memory, nostalgia, abstraction and in the trauma of the performing read on...

Literature

UK Emerging Writer Residency, 2015

Sarah Shapiro

The UK Emerging Writer residency is  a new addition to the programme for 2015. The writer comes to Cove Park for two weeks read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 1, 2015

Nic Green, Yas Clark, Naomi Pinnock

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Visual Art

Research Residency

Maria Fusco

Edinburgh-based writer Maria Fusco returns to Cove Part to develop the Artangel Open Commission awarded to her in 2014. This work involves a read on...

Visual Art

UK Visual Arts 2015

Margaret Salmon

Margaret Salmon makes film based installations and shorts combining her interests in historical film methods, human and animal behavior, social relationships, realist storytelling read on...

Crafts

Scottish Craft 2, 2015

Jude Barber

This residency will support an established designer/maker from Scotland. Its aim is to provide the artist with the time and space to explore read on...

Literature

Literature Residency 1, 2015

Tom Pow

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...

Performing Arts and Music

Performing Arts Residency, 2015

Jenna Watt

Jenna Watt is an award winning director and theatre maker. During her residency at Cove Park, Jenna will be researching and developing on a read on...

Visual Art

International Visual Arts 2015

Paul P.

Paul P. (born Canda, 1977) lives and works between Paris, New York and Toronto. He is known for paintings and works on paper read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 2, 2015

Wils Wilson, Catriona MacInnes, Madeleine Worrall

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Literature

Literature Residency 2, 2015

Rebecca Loncraine

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...

Crafts

Emerging Designer/Maker 2015

Laura Lightbody

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...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 3, 2015

Alex Neilson, Lavinia Blackwall and Mike Hastings

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Crafts

RCA / Eddie Mundy “Brilliant” Award Fellow, 2015

Gemma Roper

2015 is the first year Cove Park have hosted the RCA / Eddie Mundy "Brilliant" Award Fellowship. It supports an exceptional graduate from read on...

Literature

Birkbeck / Sophie Warne Fellow, 2015

Julia Gray

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...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 4, 2015

Luke Pell, David Shearing, Ben Whyman

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by read on...

Crafts

Scottish Craft 1, 2015

Jasleen Kaur

This residency will support an established designer/maker from Scotland. Its aim is to provide the artist with the time and space to explore read on...

Visual Art

Emerging Visual Arts 2015

Lauren Printy Currie

This year's Emerging Visual Arts residency has been awarded to the Glasgow-based artist Lauren Printy Currie. Currie makes sculptural objects and installations that explore read on...
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Literature

Literature Residency 3, 2015

Rachel Cusk

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

International Literature Residency, 2015

Margie Orford

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

Crafts

International Crafts 2015

Hannah Waldron

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...

Visual Art

One-to-One 2015

Sam Watson & Eleanor Wright

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...

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

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Marco Catalao, Michelle Ferreira, Silvia Gomez, Kirean Hurley, Stef Smith, Fiona Sturgeon-Shea

Cove Park will host Playwrights' Studio Scotland again this year for a one-week programme bringing read on...

Cross Discipline

Magnetic North

Space/Time is a creative retreat for experienced artists from any art form that asks the question 'how does an artist keep developing?' Developed read on...

Visual Art

Mike Windle

Michael Windle is an artist who works across media. His current focus surrounds a lifelong obsession with the Bass Rock in East Lothian, read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Cathy Lane

Cathy Lane is a composer. sound artist and academic. Her work uses spoken word, field recordings and archive material to explore aspects of our listening relationship read on...

Cross Discipline

Rebecca Spooner

Rebecca Spooner is a creative project manager and programmer based in Abergavenny and directs PEAK, an initiative that develops opportunities for contemporary read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Performing Arts and Music

Deb Jones

Deb Jones is Welsh and lives in Glasgow. She has recently been awarded a New Playwrights Award by Playwrights Studio Scotland and read on...

Education

Self-funded residency

Elinor Gallant

Elinor Gallant is Exhibitions Manager at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, where she develops and presents a variety of exhibitions that engage read on...

Cross Discipline

Gill Robertson, Kirsty Whiten, Mark Storor

In 2010, in partnership with the Arches Theatre, National Theatre of Scotland conceived a talent development programme, the Auteurs Creative read on...

Visual Art

Portfolio Preparation Weekend

Working in partnership with Comar on the Isle of Mull, Cove Park is pleased to host its first Portfolio Preparation Weekend, enabling students read on...

Film

Self-funded residency

Nick Stewart

Over a period of 30+ years, Nick Stewart has been the recipient of numerous awards, residencies and commissions including from the Canada Council, read on...

2016

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 Urwin 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Literature

Royal Holloway Writing Fellow 2016

Zillah Bowes

Now in its fourth year, the partnership between Royal Holloway and Cove Park brings an emerging writer from Royal Holloway's Creative Writing MA 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...

Performing Arts and Music

Jerwood Residency 4, 2016

SImone Kenyon

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

Upland at Cove Park

Morag Macpherson

In 2016 Cove Park is working in partnership with Upland on the development of two new residencies. Upland is a visual art and craft 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...

Visual Art

Upland at Cove Park

Bea Last

In 2016 Cove Park is working in partnership with Upland on the development of two new residencies. Upland is a visual art and craft read on...

Cross Discipline

Cove Park Translation Residency

Kate Griffin

2016 sees the launch of a major new strand of residences at Cove Park for translators and translation projects. Kate Griffin from Writers read on...

Literature

Publishing Scotland / Cove Park Translation Residency 1

Anne Brauner

This year sees the start of an exciting partnership between Cove Park and Publishing Scotland which brings translators of  books by Scotland-based writers read on...

Crafts

RCA / Eddie Mundy “Brilliant” Award Fellow, 2016

Thomas Leech

The RCA / Eddie Mundy "Brilliant" Award Fellowship supports an exceptional graduate from the Royal College of Art (RCA) Design Products course with read on...

Literature

Publishing Scotland / Cove Park Translation Residency 2

Clara Pezzuto

This year sees the start of an exciting partnership between Cove Park and Publishing Scotland which brings translators of  books by Scotland-based writers 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...

Cross Discipline

Cove Park’s Autumn/Winter 2016/2017 Programme

During the autumn and winter of 2016 we are pleased to welcome a number of leading companies and organisations to Cove Park. Some, read on...

Cross Discipline

Creative Carbon Scotland

Creative Carbon Scotland are, for the first time, partnering with Cove Park for their annual Arts & Sustainability Residency. This year read on...

Cross Discipline

Magnetic North

Magnetic North are back at Cove Park for their annual ‘Space / Time Retreat’. Co-facilitated by Nick Bone and Alice McGrath, read on...

Performing Arts and Music

BBC Writersroom

A group of female comedy writers will be working closely with BBC Writersroom and BBC Comedy on sitcom ideas and development. We are read on...

Cross Discipline

Subsidised Self-Funded Winter Residencies 2016-2017

As part of our work to ensure Cove Park is an open, equal and inclusive organisation, with opportunities for artists and makers of read on...

Performing Arts and Music

Playwrights Studio Scotland

Andy McGregor

Each year, Playwright Studio Scotland send their New Playwrights Award winners to Cove Park. Andy McGregor is one of Playwright Studio Scotland Awardees read on...