We are delighted to announce that the schedule for Arts Award Week Explore (22nd-26th July) is confirmed! Highlights of the action packed week include a day with Showtime Stitches and a private guided tour of the Moore Rodin exhibition. There are only 4 places left, so don’t delay, book yours today!
Each day will start promptly at 10am and finish at 3pm, with a break for lunch at noon (please bring your own packed lunches)
22nd July: Day 1: Introduction to Arts Award and Creating your own Arts Map.
23rd July: Day 2: Artist-in day with the very talented Megan Doyle of Showtime Stitches. London School of Fashion student and designer Megan will take you through the process of designing and printing your own tote bag.
24th July: Day 3: The Curator’s tour of the museum galleries, with an emphasis on art forms expressed within the museum collections, followed by a session on having an artistic response to art. In the afternoon, you will have time to produce your own artwork inspired by the museum collections.
25th July: Day 4: A guided tour of the Henry Moore Foundation’s “Moore Rodin” Exhibition followed by a tour of Moore’s studios to see how he worked and the galleries to see the range of his work. In the afternoon we will explore and sketch and there will be time to produce your own postcard artwork for the Red Cube Gallery.
26th July: Day 5: Creating and documenting your own artwork in response to the week, which could be the spoken word, a poem, creative writing, a sculpture, a drawing, a painting or cartoon etc. During the afternoon, you will promote your week’s work (e.g. exhibition poster, tweet, press release, online blog) and present your work as a collective display with the rest of the group.