Archive for July, 2014

Youth Workshop with NCS Derby College

On 15th July 2014, Artcore, a host organisation for the visit of the NCS programme organised by Derby College. Around 25 young people visited Artcore and got an insight on how a Charity organisation operates. Young people got an opportunity to get involved in the Web of Water project, they…

In: Children & Water

An Indian Summer

On the 28th and 29th of June, We attended the cultural festivities as part of An Indian Summer, in Leicester. As a part of the Web of Water project participants were encouraged to make blocks related to water life and then print on fabrics which will then be made in…

In: Sharing Heritage

Sharpe’s Pottery Museum – The Web of Water Art Exhibition

The Web of Water – Art Exhibition at the Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, Swadlincote, Derbyshire. 4th July 2014 – 30th July 2014. An exhibition of UK based artists and Indian artists on the theme of water. These works all share a common medium of work- the graphic novel, with each artist…

In: Art Exhibitions

Art Exhibtion and Artist Talk – The Curve

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…

In: Art Exhibitions

School Workshop at Seely Primary School

On the 3rd of July, as a part of The Web of Water project, Artcore delivered a workshop with year 1 and 2 pupils of Seely Primary School in Nottingham. The pupils were given a brief about the project, telling them some facts on water uses and misuses related to…

In: Children & Water

Youth Workshop at Apna Madeley Centre

On 24th June 2014 Artcore delivered a workshop with young people at the Apna Madeley centre in Normanton, approximately 15 young people actively discussed issues related to water and they put their perspectives into their artworks in the form of paintings.

In: Children & Water