An independent charity, a platform and network we support the development, sharing and showcasing of contemporary art practice.
Axisweb was inspired by a determination to champion and reflect the valuable role artists have in society.
We are committed to supporting and presenting contemporary art and the activities of contemporary artists and makers.
Our work is guided by our charitable values:
Encourage and enable new collaborations and opportunities with artists
Advance education of the public by promoting and developing engagement, understanding and appreciation of the visual arts in the UK
Inspire new thinking, encourage public debate and inform best practice to contribute to better cultural engagement
Campaign on behalf of artists to promote their work and improve opportunities to make new work possible;
Hosts the Axis Directory, an online showcase of over 3,000 selected artists;
Offer Members opportunities to access empty properties through Vacant Space;
Provide FREE Public and Product Liability Insurance and Professional Indemnity Insurance for Members;
Make films and distribute films about artists and their projects
The Art House, Drury Lane, Wakefield WF1 2TE