Sue Tompkins is an artist who, through her typed and spoken works, re-presents snatches of material gleaned from the everyday, distorting meaning by metering their arrangement and delivery. She was in the influential band Life Without Buildings who’s album Any Other City, 2001 has recently been re-issued to much acclaim.
WYSING ARTS CENTRE develops new ways to support artists and enables art and ideas to engage a wide range of people in unexpected ways. Wysing’s large rural site near Cambridge comprises artists’ studios, education and new media facilities, a gallery and project spaces, a 17th century farmhouse and outdoor sculptures and structures. Wysing offers a unique environment for art to be developed and presented; with an ongoing and innovative artistic programme of events, exhibitions, retreats and residencies; and a unique programme for young artists.