After a fabulous Summer Ball in June we are now preparing ourselves for the next event on the Cubitt calendar- The Arts Picnic! The event is a melange of creativity and fun on the beautiful Islington Green. The event is entirely free and there will be dancing, live music, art coordinated by Lucy Steggals […]
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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SUMMER BALL 2016:
Monday 20th June 2016 from 2 – 5pm
Islington Assembley Hall, Upper Street, N1 2UD
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
SPRING BALL 2015: MONDAY 25th MAY from 2 – 5pm
ISLINGTON ASSEMBLY HALL, Upper St, N1 2UD
Cubitt Education presents a major one-day event exploring the public face of aging
Saturday Socials: Creative Tasters saw artist Sofie Boons run a solid perfume making workshop for local people over 55.
Girdlestone Art Class for local people over 55 have begun an imaginary ‘Girdlestone Island’
Patterned Narratives returns for 2015: free printmaking and embroidery for local people over 55 at Cubitt
We are working with Angel AIM, Age UK and Claremont to listen to local people over 55 and make Angel a more ‘age-friendly’ town centre.
Our Public Wisdom group were invited by artist Chris Avis to contribute to her OpenLab residency at The Barbican exploring art and ageing.