Artist Ben Owen has a community studio with Cubitt and Notting Hill Housing Group in an Extra Care home at 73 Mildmay Street. He has been working with staff in the home, and set up an installation in an unused lounge area to arrange footage made with residents and invited improvisational jazz musicians. The installation […]
Ben Owen who has a one of Cubitt’s community studios at 73 Mildmay Street ran a clay workshop with the Mildmay gang on Friday 18 August. See some of his photos below of the group making their decorative plates- they are really beautiful! Ben is working with the group towards an event […]
We welcomed an incredible array of talent this year at Cubitt’s 8th Summer Ball- Sage Dance entranced us with their Pina Bausch esque piece, Counterpoint Dance experimented with an innovative combination of dance and video and the Claremont Dancers dazzled us with their disco moves! The House of Illustration showcased their new game Pitchit designed and developed […]
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June the 15th 2017 saw Islington Assembly Hall transformed into a bountiful playground of creative innovation. We hosted 100’s of Islington residents aged 55 and over. There was decadent dancing, live life drawing, cake devouring, creative investigations and the unveiling of a new board game devised between The House of Illustration and Universal Board Games! […]
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Over the Summer Angela has been working with her group at St Luke’s to create paintings of arrangements of food items. Here they are installed in the dining area on the ground floor of St Luke’s Community Centre for all to see and drool over. Images by Angela Conway […]
On 5th November Amy Ash led a workshop to create cyanotypes in Studio 5. See the amazing work the Saturday Socials group made! Saturday Socials is a partnership project funded by Islington Giving. It aims to decrease social isolation in Islington residents over 55. Images by Marta Corada.
Opening Thursday 19 November!
Come along to see a wide variety of works from charcoal portraits to collage and inflatable sculpture, and meet the artists who made them.
From 6.30pm at St Luke’s Community Centre, 90 Central Street EC1V 8AJ
We are delighted that artist Morgan Tipping has been appointed to Studio 2 at Mildmay Park Extra Care Unit. Morgan works in a range of media producing painting, video and installation, and has wide experience of participation work including a recent residencies in Slovenia, and an ongoing residency at the University of Bedfordshire. For more […]