Archaeology Residency

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

May 2013 to April 2014

In collaboration with the University of Cambridge Archaeology department, to focus on the excavation programme.

Click here to find out more about the outcome of this residency.

Archaeology Residency Blog

Tomorrow, Today

Mar 19th 2014

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Prospectors

Feb 26th 2014

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Last Thursday and Friday we kicked off, what we hope will eventually become a very long term project indeed...

In Transit

Feb 13th 2014

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Karen & Nina are Hiring! Cob Coordinator for Public Art Project

Feb 10th 2014

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

March – early / mid June 2014 (Temp / Free-lance, Fee £5,400 including expenses) Freelance temp. contract, full-time hours for 6 week build (April 28 – June 6) with some administrative and organisational work before and after (circa 40 hrs)

*Prospection

Feb 10th 2014

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

We're beginning the hands-on research for the (very) long term survey we're proposing for NWC

Cambridge Festival of Ideas - Prehistoric-stylee

Nov 20th 2013

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Pope & Guthrie's test cob building workshop

Other Archaeology Sites are Available

Sep 04th 2013

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Despite the uninviting title of the 'Awesome Archaeology' day out offered at Flag Fen yesterday we figured it would be churlish not to visit such a significant site so close to Cambridge. We'd also been very drawn to tales of the boats (currently stored at Flag Fen) excavated at Must Farm by some of the archaeologists also working here at North West Cambridge.

Ground Breaking?

Sep 04th 2013

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

It's several weeks now since the Cambridge University Ground Breaking ceremony we attended to mark, in some way, the beginnings of the new NWC development. In fact as I type now it's a sunny August day and as far as I can tell Karen and I could be the only human presence on the site - installed as we are at the artists' cottages - two of the few buildings which we…
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Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie

Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie met while studying at Edinburgh College of Art and have collaborated as artists since 1995. In 2001 they formed the multi-disciplinary organisation Somewhere that produces ambitious and challenging projects directly engaging with audiences as well as producing films.

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LATEST NEWS

Team Building Day for North West Cambridge Development project staff

Jun 19th 2014
Organised by the Contemporary Art Society and InSite Arts on 5th June 2014

Karen & Nina are Hiring! Cob Coordinator for Public Art Project

Feb 10th 2014
March – early / mid June 2014 (Temp / Free-lance, Fee £5,400 including expenses) Freelance temp. contract, full-time hours fo…

Bookings now open for Festival of Ideas event

Oct 25th 2013
The first Artists in Residence for the University's North West Cambridge development: Karen Guthrie, Nina Pope, Tania Kovats and…

Artist in Residence Programme Officially Launched

Jun 05th 2013
On May 2nd the Artist in Residence Programme for the North West Cambridge Development was officially launched. The inaugural yea…

First Artists in Residence for North West Cambridge Development Appointed

Apr 03rd 2013
Over the next 20 years Cambridge University will undertake the greatest planned expansion in its 800-year history. 'North West C…
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