Komori and seo, artists in residence

Image by  Satoshi Hashimoto and Hajime Nariai

We are pleased to announce the winner of 2019 Residency Award !


Satoshi Hashimoto Artist/ Activist/ Curator/ Researcher 
For our Autumn Residency , October - November 2019

We are looking forward to receive 2019 residency award winner, Satoshi Hashimoto this autumn. A series of programmes will be organised during the residency in London, where artist will present his practice and contribute to the discussion events. 
So, please watch this space, and come and join us.

Hashimoto is an Artist / Activist / Curator/ Researcher based in Tokyo, operating internationally.  Often taking performative and audience participatory approaches, Hashimoto's practices goes beyond normative understanding of art. 
You can find out more about Hashimoto's  practice by clicking below links.

198 Methods of Abstract Direct Action 
Satoshi Hashimoto “Pie Charts: Everything and Others”
"The World’ s Three Major Round Things: the Sun, the Moon,the Eye" 

Art Action UK is an arts collective that began through responding to the 2011 disaster in North East Japan, which triggered the nuclear crisis in Fukushima. 
We will be hosting artists for our Residency Project this autumn, and deliver discussion events in relation to the question;
How Can Art Contribute to Discourses on Planetary Crisis?

If you would like to get involved in future activities, please contact us via

Art Action UK: www.artactionuk.org



ArtAction UK has been supporting artists dealing with the issues relating to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and subsequent Fukushima nuclear fallout in Japan.

The consequence of the disaster is still unfolding, drawing attention to global environmental issues, geo-political crises and global economic breakdowns, while countless accounts and experiences are buried in the fallout of the disaster.  AAUK has been providing platforms for artists, curators, researchers as well as students who are asking questions, unearthing a different perspectives. 

NEW ! Art Action UK Micro -Residencies 2019
We are offering artists/ researchers/ curators/ post graduate students, micro residencies, staying with an artist/architect family in South East London, with easy access to galleries and museums. Please see details HERE

Art Action Seminars Discussion Events in London
Opportunities for UK based artists to engage in the vital discussions. Details will be posted online.

We are a collective of artists, curators, gallerists and writers who are exploring various means to show solidarity and support for people who have been affected by natural and manmade disasters. The 2011 Japanese earthquake, tsunami and subsequent Fukushima nuclear fallout has been the catalyst for Art Action UK.

Art Catalyst
Daiwa Foundation
Morphe Arts
Trust Greenbelt
Deptford X
White Conduit Projects
Art Map London
Art Slant
Artist Information Company
Art Rabbit