Elders and Community
On 5th November Amy Ash led a workshop to create cyanotypes in Studio 5. See the amazing work the Saturday Socials group made! Saturday Socials is a partnership project funded by Islington Giving. It aims to decrease social isolation in Islington residents over 55. Images by Marta Corada.
Watch Ben’s short film documenting Cubitt’s Arts Picnic on Islington Green on 27 August 2016. As part of our Saturday Socials programme funded by Islington Giving Benjamin Owen curated an afternoon of art, music and dance: each of these improvised in response to the others, and also to passers-by. Our regular Saturday morning group worked with […]
This animated book was created by Daniel Locke following workshops he delivered with residents at 73 Mildmay Street, in the run- up to the Summer Ball 2016: The Graphic Novel. These outreach workshops are funded by the WORD Festival, and participants were able to attend the Summer Ball event itself in Islington’s Assembly Hall and watch their […]
JOIN US for a free Street Party on Saturday 24th September from 2-5pm for an afternoon of tea cake and creative workshops in Angel Mews. Try out drawing workshops with artist John Close, contemporary embroidery with artist Frances Burden and find out more about our borough- wide engagement projects with Schools, Young People and over 55s […]
See the second post of images from Cubitt’s annual Summer Ball in Islington Assembly Hall The Cake Museum, decorated by members of Cubitt’s weekly art session at the Peel Institute led by artist Hayley Harrison Graphic novel accessories workshop led by artist Debbie Daniels Traditional tea and cake- often the busiest are […]
See the first batch of our amazing photos from our annual Summer Ball at Islington’s Assembly Hall Simona Scotto’s Counterpoint Dance group presented their piece developed in response to a graphic novel by Andy Poyiadgi called Teapot Therapy The Funky Disco Dancers from The Claremont Project also performed…. Our compere for the […]
Our fantastic artist Daniel Locke has been working with residents at 73 Mildmay Street, an Extra Care housing scheme run by Notting Hill Housing to create graphic novels. Daniel, who makes and illustrates graphic novels as own practice http://www.daniellocke.com/ has been working with a group of older residents, many of whom suffer from […]