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Corridor8 works in partnership with arts organisations and education institutions to deliver residency and commissioning programmes, …


Studio of Sanctuary writing residency callout

Fee: £1,200 (8 days at £150/day) Residency period: June – August 2021 Deadline for applications: 5pm, …

Review — 15.12.2020

Magnetic North: direction of travel at Compass Live Art


by Pamela Crowe

Review — 13.11.2020

Peer to Peer: UK/HK – Online festivals as a gateway to intercultural exchange

University of Salford Art Collection; CFCCA; Open Eye Gallery

by Christie Yung-hei Chan

Interview — 06.01.2020

After a decade of Corridor8, why we’re changing how we work

by Lara Eggleton and Lauren Velvick


How we work

Background Since 2009 Corridor8 has consistently covered contemporary art activity across the North of England. We …

Exploration — 02.10.2019

‘An inward looking outer space’: a brief history of Corridor

by Hannah Nussbaum

Interview — 17.03.2018

Aitor Gonzalez and Noel Clueit: Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Edinburgh

by Lisa-Marie Dickinson

Feature — 18.12.2017

Trust New Art?

by Tom Emery

Feature — 14.12.2017

Idle Women: Shifting Loyalties gathering 2017


by Laura Harris

Interview — 23.10.2017

School Of The Damned, Merz Barn residency, Cumbria – Part Two

Merz Barn; Cumbria

by James Schofield

Interview — 23.10.2017

School Of The Damned, Merz Barn residency, Cumbria – Part One

Merz Barn; Cumbria

by James Schofield

Review — 30.06.2017

i o u a e: is this real lyf??

B&D Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

by Sarah Davies


2017 Writing Residency Programme Announced!

Corridor8 is delighted to announce two new writing residency programmes with partner institutions Castlefield Gallery & …



Who we are Corridor8 is a not-for-profit platform for contemporary visual arts and writing in the North …


Call Out for New Writers

Corridor8 is looking for new, enthusiastic writers to review exhibitions and events across the Northern ‘corridor’. …

Interview — 24.10.2016

Interview Survey: Doremifasolasido

Florence Arts Centre, Cumbria

by Jackie Haynes

Interview — 04.05.2016

Benjamin Orlow, Work/Leisure Residency

Abingdon Studios, Blackpool

by Michael D’Este

Interview — 04.02.2016

Jesse Wine × Corridor8


by James Schofield

Review — 16.12.2015

VARC in the CITY, Abject Gallery

Northumberland; Newcastle upon Tyne

by Dave Pritchard

Interview — 10.09.2015

Kwong Lee, Castlefield Gallery

Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

Review — 21.03.2015

Louise Winter, The Shed, Haltwhistle


Review — 15.02.2014

A New Reality – Part 1, The Tetley

The Tetley, Leeds

by Rebecca Senior

Review — 09.10.2013

Holly Rowan Hesson – Residency, The Penthouse

The Penthouse, Manchester

Article — 19.09.2013

PRISM – Lionel Dobie Project, The SWAYS Bunker

the SWAYS bunker, Manchester; Sheffield

Interview — 01.08.2012

Ahmed & Carpenter

Rogue Artists’ Studios, Manchester


Issue 2

Corridor8 Issue 2– The Borderlands Edition In this issue we map rural residency programmes and artist …