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Descent to Kilgrimol Rx 23 JUNE – 2 JULY (STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT) OPENING: THURSDAY 23RD JUNE, 6-8PM The opening night will have a performance/ritual at 7pm by Sammy. ‘Descent to Kilgrimol Rx’ is an exhibition of new paintings,… Read More


Prevailing Rain is a new exhibition bringing together 6 works by the West Yorkshire-based artist Harry Grundy to Abingdon Studios Project Space (ASPS) following a period of residency in Blackpool as part of the 2022 Work/Leisure programme.  In Prevailing Rain, Grundy misremembers the Victorian… Read More

Three’s a crowd: curated by Short Supply

Exhibition ran: 23rd July – 10th August  ARTISTS:GRACE COLLINS // KATE HODGSON MOLLIE BALSHAW // LYDIA MCCAIG  REBEKAH BEASLEY // THOMAS GRIFFITHS  Three’s A Crowd was an exhibition of work created through peer exchange, bringing the collaborative efforts of 6… Read More

ABS Ambitions for a new coastal curators and artists network

Back in 2020, Abingdon Studios received some research investment to explore the idea of a new artist and curators network with a focus on seaside and coastal terrain where artists reside. This peripherality and living and working on… Read More

Harry Clayton-Wright: The Fortnight

Across 14 days, Harry Clayton-Wright presented 14 brand new eight hour performance pieces. Each day involved its own persona, its own world. Each piece experimented with the different ways in which people stage themselves over time. Reflecting on… Read More


  JOYRIDE: Bethany Costerd, Sarah Louise Hawkins and Daniel Newsham 08 – 22 Feb 2019. Bethany Costerd, Sarah Louise Hawkins and Daniel Newsham. Diverse disciplines and varied perspectives converge, showcasing a shared interest in methodical, repetitive processes and… Read More