Gallery Films is a new series of interviews with five galleries from around England that gives insight into the different ways in which exhibition spaces can operates.
A gallery's sources of funding and context all bear great influence on their programme and consequently the kind of work they are likely to exhibit. Researching and understanding this is how the hopeful exhibitor can establish whether a space is likely to respond favourably to their approaches.
Castlefield Gallery started life as an Artist led space and developed into an Artist-focused gallery and agency. It's director Kwong Lee discusses the gallery programme, how they discover the artists that they work with and how the gallery engages with the artist community and the local context of manchester.