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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Coming up for our Autumn Programme...


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

Prior to his residency in November Liam will be a participant in the fourth Cornwall Workshop led by internationally celebrated artist Christina Mackie. Like its predecessors, this will be a week-long intensive residential workshop for artists, curators and writers based in Cornwall and the South West, organised by CAST and hosted at Kestle Barton on the Lizard peninsula.