Public Life Free Drawing
Islington artist Michael Jannetta has had a long and varied career, spending many years travelling around Europe, painting landscapes, portrait commissions and public murals. As an abstract painter, he takes inspiration working directly from nature. He is currently a member of Studio Upstairs, an open art studio in Dalston, where he also regularly teaches painting […]
Different artists came together for a Public Life class at Cubitt’s annual Spring Ball event.
A live performance by mime artist Julieta Kilgelmann, in the setting of PORTRAIT: an exhibition of self portraits by 14-16 year olds from Islington Arts and Media School.
Public Life engaged with a group of senior citizens from the monthly Inside Art session, to draw along the canal near Angel; Capturing the slow rhythm of passing boats, joggers and cyclists.
Performance Artist Celia Escudero Sánchez created a lively and spirited narrative work that allowed Public Life participants to sketch as they watched.
A very unique event: Public Life attended a boxing gym to sketch amateur boxers while they trained…
One of Public Life’s first events from June 2010- a drawing class atop a 271 Bus from Highgate Village across Islington. Participants and even some bus passengers took part in the challenge of drawing a continuous, changing landscape.