BACK LANE WEST is a non-profit, artist led, residency, project, and meeting space in Redruth, Cornwall. Its aims are to support and encourage critically engaged contemporary art practice and artists' professional development, while contributing to the growth of a regionally, nationally and internationally connected, open cultural community and network in the South West.

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Part of our inaugural residency/exhibition 'Two is One, One is None' ... Alison Sharkey and Alex Schady


Coming up for our Autumn Programme...

September 2017 - Jo Willoughby, winner of Inland Art Festival's Award Residency at BLW (with Robin Dowell - July 2017)


October 2017 - Shallal Studios - Shallal return to BLW for their fourth collaborative and inclusive artists residency activities


November 2017 - Liam Jolly - a residency focused on developing new approaches and a new body of work