A major exhibition of artwork by over 70 local older people.
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The Spring Ball is an annual multi-media extravaganza: a contemporary tea dance led by and for older people. Wednesday 30th May 2012.
Join Cubitt Education for the launch of Public Wisdom, a three-year programme of workshops, events and commissions in which local elders will re-imagine the public realm in Islington. Thursday the 8th of December 2011. 4-7pm, at: Islington Town Hall Upper Street London N1 2UD Art in the public realm can be breathtaking; awe-inspiring; life-changing. It […]
Artist and craftsperson Andrea Taylor, worked with a small group of dementia sufferers at St. Luke’s Community Centre, to create works in ceramics. A special set of tea-light holders was made for the Spring Ball 2011. Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer
Between Thursday 3 June and Friday 16 July 2010 Cubitt Education presented an exhibition of work at Islington Museum. The work was created during our programme of enriching and inspiring activities in partnership with local schools. The projects on display included: Picturing Democracy / Picturing Community: a series of photographic portraits of Councillors and local […]
The Enchanted Gardens: a series of creative garden parties in the Kings Cross area for local older people. Events included: a sensory walk and bark rubbings in Barnsbury Wood (Islington’s smallest and least-well-known nature reserve) where we met a toad, long-tailed tits, took photographs of new blossom, and did a ‘mirror-walk’ amongst the treetops a […]
Thursday 17 September 2009 The ‘Get Green, Get Creative’ Green Fayre is a one-day event at Claremont Project (an arts and personal development centre for people aged 55+) that seeks to help us answer these questions. During the afternoon visitors will be invited to participate in arts activities and learn about new ways to be […]
The Cut of the Cloth, Fashion and Art Workshops Artist: Run by Wendy Helm Tuesday 30 September 2008 to Tuesday 4 November 2008 As part of Cubitt’s series of workshops for over-55’s (funded by Cripplegate Foundation), Wendy Helm, an artist and fashion designer, ran a series of workshops around the theme of art and fashion. […]
Artist: Participants from Canonbury Primary School, Claremont Project and beyond Wednesday 25 June 2008 to Saturday 28 June 2008 Private View: Wednesday 25 June 2008, 6:00PM to 10:00PM Cubitt Education presents our Summer Exhibition of artwork produced in all our projects: delicate heads made from paper, clay body parts, giant collaborative drawings, and gold-leafed ceramic […]
Cubitt programmed a series of six workshops, funded by Age Concern, to offer Inside Art participants the opportunity to learn new creative techniques. The workshops focussed on sculpting heads and portraits in clay, and were led by sculptor Christy Symington. The workshops began with experimental drawings in charcoal, and ended with a mini exhibition at […]