Bluecoat: Blue Room at Ten

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    Bluecoat: Blue Room at Ten

    Venue: Bluecoat
    Dates: 01/12/18 - 10/03/19
    Times: 11:00 - 18:00

    Sat 1 Dec – Sun 10 Mar 2019

    Open daily 11am – 6pm

    Bluecoat’s inclusive arts project celebrates ten years of creativity with an exhibition created for the anniversary. Inspired by images from the project’s extensive photographic archive, Blue Room artists have collaborated with Louise Waller and Alice Odgers from Baltic Clay to create a collection of ceramics which reference Bluecoat potter Julia Carter Preston (1926 – 2012), exploring her sgraffito technique. The exhibition also features screen prints created at Bluecoat Print Studio in collaboration with artist Becky Peach.  Images and films about Blue Room and Julia Carter Prestonare on our My Bluecoat archive website ( Blue Room at Ten is part of DaDaFest International 2018.

    Free, drop in

    About Blue Room

    Blue Room is Bluecoat’s inclusive arts programme for learning disabled adults. Since 2008, three groups of Blue Room artists have met weekly at the gallery to explore the exhibitions and create their own artwork. Members are supported to develop creative and social skills, building confidence and greater independence. Learn More

    About DaDaFest 2018

    DaDaFest International is back for another year, bigger and better than ever! This year’s festival will take place from 1 November – 8 December 2018 with over 50 events at venues across Merseyside. This year’s festival theme is Passing: What is your legacy, which includes moments that affirm, celebrate and inform on the very essence of what it is to be disabled, D/deaf, young, old as all of us are part of the human race.

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