The Shadowlight Artists are an independent group of digital artists with learning disabilities based in Oxfordshire, supported by Film Oxford.
For the most up-to-date news, photos and videos see the groups facebook page
Tickets available for “The Big Shock”, a new play by Russell Highsmith, who is a member of the Shadowlight Artists (Artists with learning disabilities). We think this is the first play written by someone with a learning disability and performed at a mainstream theatre.
17th February 2016, 8pm at Cornerstone Theatre, Didcot. £7.50/£5 consc.
The group have been another awarded another grant by The Arts Council Of England in May 2015 for project called “Creative Bridges”. The group will make new films and other creative work to exhibit in 2016 and 2017.
Over the last few years there has been plenty of creative success for The Shadowlight Artists, their work have been shown at Galleries (including Modern Art Oxford), at large public events, on the internet, on National TV, at Local, National and International Film Festivals and at National Film Theatre and Southbank Centre in London.
Richard Hunt has a painting being exhibited at Compton Verney gallery in Warwickshire, along with some of his video work. Richards work was chosen out of over 300 entries as part of Outside-In.
Danny Smith has had his film “A Time for a Change” chosen for the prestigious Sprout Film festival in New York, which takes the cream of the worlds best films made by filmmakers with Learning disabilities.