Archive for June, 2014

Well Dressing Activity

On Saturday 21st June, as a part of the Web of Water activity, Artcore organised a community engagement Well Dressing activity, an opportunity to learn and understand this age-old custom that is so unique to the Derbyshire area. Participants were proud and enjoyed to create their floral master pieces. To…

In: Sharing Heritage

School Workshop at City of Derby Academy

On the 13th of June, as a part of The Web of Water project, Artcore delivered a workshop with pupils of City Of Derby Academy School in Derby. The pupils were given a brief about the project, telling them some facts on water and explaining the medium of Graphic Novels…

In: Children & Water

School Workshop at Sycamore Academy

On the 3rd of March, as a part of The Web of Water project, Artcore delivered a workshop with pupils of Sycamore Academy School in Nottingham. The pupils were given a brief about the project, telling them some facts on water and explaining the medium of Graphic Novels – the…

In: Children & Water

Art Exhibtion and Artist Talk – The Curve 29th June 2014

On the 29th June, As part of The Web of Water project, Artcore organised a talk by 5 participating artist Barbara Clayton, Mik Godley, Alison Knox, Dianne Illsley and Sara Gaynor as a part of An Indian Summer festival alongside the art exhibition on display at Curve. The exhibition is…

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Visit to Carsington water trip

On the 31st of May 2014 as part of the web of water project, Artcore visited Carsington Water with members from the local community in Derby. Carsington Water is a water reservoir site run by Severn Trent Water. The members also attended the launch of the artists’ exhibition for the…

In: Sharing Heritage

School Workshop at Village Primary

On the 2nd of May, as a part of The Web of Water project, Artcore delievered a workshop with pupils of Village Primary School in Derby. The pupils were given a brief about the project, telling them some facts on water and explaining the medium of Graphic Novels – the…

In: Children & Water

Art Exhibition – Carsington Water

The Web of Water art exhibition opened with the launch on Saturday 31st May 2014 at Carsington Water. The artworks are created by artists from the East Midlands and India, and they have portrayed their perspectives about the use/misuse of Water and its critical importance on Earth. The Carsington Water…

In: Art Exhibitions