Explore new skills, unlock your creativity and gain insight into the creative industries with this holiday project. You will get hands-on experience creating your own pieces of art through illustration, painting and printing. You will help design a big and bold piece of public art work that will be showcased at a public exhibition.
The project includes group visits to galleries, community arts venues and public spaces with art displays.
This is a Summerversity and Launchpad project funded by Islington Council.
For: 13-19 year olds
Week 1: Monday 23 - Friday 27 July
Work with Soloman, a prize-winning artist on generating ideas and inspiration about what represents Platform through visual imagery.
Week 2: Monday 6 - Friday 10 August
Visit exhibitions and events around London from the the Tate and Barbican to smaller local galleries with the aim of understanding how to create an art show
Week 3: Monday 13 - Saturday 18 August
Work on creating the final exhibition at Platform on the Saturday evening.
Exhibition: Saturday 25 August
To book: email email@example.com or call 07887 414495 or drop in and speak to a youth worker
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