Artist and illustrator Emily Rand worked with Year 4 pupils at Thornhill Primary School during the Spring Term. Over the course of the term, each pupil created their own illustrated story book.
This May we ran our annual Spring Balll – a dance and arts showcase of the creative talents of Islington’s over 55s
Our stall on Chapel Market with Age UK Islington and Angel BID as part of our Public Wisdom programme.
Come along to Cubitt’s Spring Ball – our annual tea dance and arts showcase by and for local people over 55. Monday 12th May, 2 – 5pm, Islington Assembly Hall, N1 2UD
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Our intergenerational animation workshops culminated in a screening, talk and making luminous noses!
To celebrate Islington Museum’s exhibition of Kenneth Halliwell collages, Cubitt artist Charlotte Young delivered a series of collage workshops for families and adults. The final works were then displayed alongside Halliwell’s in the museum.
For the fourth Primary Art Network event, teachers were invited to Cubitt to interact with the exhibition: Same and Different, which contained children’s work from three primary schools. Artists Emily Rand and Giulia Ricci delivered sculpture workshops. Pupils from Thornhill school presented about the work they made that was on display.
As part of the Green Cities project Cubitt ran a kite-making workshop on Sutton estate. The children made their own frames and built a base with tissue paper. This was then decorated with feathers, glitter and cut out shapes.
Artist Amanda Wayne ran intergenerational ‘nonsense’ animation workshops with Holloway School and over 55s from Cubitt’s Elders Programme.