Looking For Silence

Looking for Silence is co-commissioned project between Take A Part and Active Neighbourhoods. We are working with artists Leverington Wuthrich , Active Neighbourhoods and Crazy Glue to create a sculptural piece in Efford Marsh.  After being struck by the level of noise from the A38 at the nature reserve artists Leverington Wuthrich created an approach that would help people to listen to the real and hidden sounds of the marsh. A series of R+D workshops with the community have been taking place, including listening...

The Shape Of Flight

After working together for a year yesterday afternoon saw the opening of exhibition ‘The Shape Of Flight’ for Crazy Glue and artist Soraya Phillips. The art work is the result of a year long project exploring art, seeing gallery spaces and developing skills in different art forms.  The group worked in after school art sessions over the last year and explored themes of birds and flight. Some work was more representative, like the beautiful 3D models of birds, and some...

The Shed visits PAW17!

Our lovely Shed On Wheels drove, slowly, down to be a part of the brilliant Plymouth Art Weekender this weekend. Arts group Crazy Glue shared the work they have been making with Soraya Phillips in a ‘work in progress’ exhibition.  The wonderful Tess Wilmott was on hand to chat about food and growing and the origins of the Shed and artist Simon Bayliss joined us to create gorgeous observational watercolour paintings. We were blessed with a lovely warm day and...

Inspired by Le Grice’s Epic Exhibition!

The ‘Inspired by Le Grice, created with Gall’ project culminated this week with an exhibition and screening of their work. The children organised a pop-up screen area to interact with, a table sharing all of their process and pieces created as part of the film and had a refreshments area to greet guests with.  The children shared back the 4 short films that they created to a wonderfully receptive audience; including Malcolm himself who made a special visit to attend...