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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Cubitt Education presents a major one-day event exploring the public face of aging
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.
We danced like water, knitted fences and trees, shared words of wisdom and took chalk for walks.
Cubitt’s Public Wisdom brings you ‘The Public Wisdom TAKEOVER’ on Islington Green, Thurs 11th Sept, 12 – 4pm
Our stall on Chapel Market with Age UK Islington and Angel BID as part of our Public Wisdom programme.
For the final session of the CALLY RSVP project the group reflected on our findings thus far in the creative consultation.
As part of the CALLY RSVP project our Public Wisdom group took on a Cally market stall as a platform to talk to local people and continue our creative consultation process.
CALLY RSVP is a Public Wisdom project from Cubitt Education.
CALLY RSVP is a new project inviting local people over 55 to respond creatively to the plans for the future of Caledonian Road
Fluxus-style interventions in public space with artist Isabelle Carreira and members of our Public Wisdom group.