Emily Richardson

CEL: Original artworks and limited edition prints now available

CEL is an online fundraising project to keep Animate Projects alive.

CEL: Original artworks and limited edition prints now available online 

Animate Projects is delighted to launch CEL, an online fundraising project to raise money to keep the Animate Collection - an essential resource of British experimental animation - alive online. Visit CEL at http://bit.ly/LuDFTF. Artists previously commissioned by Animate have donated original images for limited edition prints, and original work, including drawings, watercolour, linocut, screen prints, and in one case, a promise. Artists taking part in CEL include: Katerina Athanasopoulou, Suky Best, Sebastian Buerkner, Paul Bush, Ann Course, Simon Faithful, Petra Freeman, Oliver Harrison, Max Hattler, Elizabeth Hobbs, Stephen Irwin, Jo Ann Kaplan, Andrew and Eden Kotting, Carolina Melis, Emily Richardson, Hiraki Sawa, Chris Shepherd, Thomson & Craighead, and Run Wrake. All proceeds will contribute to the direct costs of maintaining the Animate Collection and keepinganimateprojects.org live over the next year. Animate Projects is pleased to have a-n The Artists Information Company and VAGA, The Visual Arts & Galleries Association as media partners for CEL. We would like to thank the artists and everyone who purchases an artwork in advance for supporting Animate Projects in its fundraising aim to keep the Animate Collection online. Animate Projects is the only arts charity in the UK dedicated to championing experimental animation. We maintain the Animate Collection, a foremost online resource of experimental animation - animateprojects.org. We produce multiplatform projects for a range of prominent partners with internationally renowned artists including: Hiraki Sawa, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, David Shrigley and Jane & Louise Wilson. Further press information: Abigail Addison at Animate Projects abigail@animateprojects.org +44 (0)207 407 3944 or +44 (0)778 968 6903