Schools and Young People
Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Cubitt recently established a partnership with Currell estate agents and Highbury Grove School. Pupils at the school took part in a project initiated by the new artist in residence, Denise Hickey, called ‘the people’s museum’. Over the course of a number of weeks, they explored their relationship to onjects […]
Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer The third teacher INSET of the Where do we begin? project took place on the 10th of June at Platform Youth Hub. Primary school teachers took part in a series of taster workshops delivered by artists from three art forms; dance, visual art and music. These were intended as starting […]
Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Artist Katie Miller lead a print making workshop for Primary Art Network members. They experimented with a range of block printing techniques using a Latin American fable as inspiration.
Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer A group of young people have been working together at Platform to create a cross-arts performance called Flipside. The show launched on the 11the of April. It was a multi-sensory and participatory spectacle that took audience members into an alternate reality.
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.
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.
An exhibition of work from three primary schools on the theme of diversity. From 5th to 9th of February. Private view 5 February 5-7pm.
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Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Artist Emily Rand has been working with Year 2 children at Thornhill Primary School during the Autumn Term, to help them explore their learning question: ‘How Does Pattern Make Our World?” Each week the pupils experimented with a new way of making, finding or looking at patterns. These included […]
Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Artist Rosy Greaves has been working with Thornhill’s year 5 and 6 classes on a project exploring identity through food. At the end of the winter term they held an exhibition of the work they had done and also made some of their traditional dishes for classmates, parents and […]
In June 2013 Cubitt luanched the Primary Arts Network for Islington primary schools to support teaching and learning in art. The network provides schools with: – Opportunities for free artist-led workshops to build the practical skills of teachers and pupils – Opportunities to gain support when applying for ArtsMark – Support around the arts in the […]