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art06 in Preston – 4 Weeks to go.


From Arts Council NW..

Only four weeks to go and tickets are selling out for art06 – so book your places now!!

art06, the third annual spotlight on the arts in the North West takes place in Preston on Thursday 8 June 2006.

Highlights include David Edgar in a BBC Night Waves debate, performances by Horse and Bamboo, the Here + Now international visual arts programme including work by Kutlug Ataman. Also guest DJ Gavin Turk, free food, free bar, MC actor, comedian and musician Mat Fraser and celebrity awards presenters Alan Yentob and David Edgar at the glitzy art06 awards party.

art06 is held in partnership with the Northwest Regional Development Agency, supported by the BBC and Preston City Council.

Tickets are selling fast so book your places now at art06 online booking

Events include:

art06 x.change and briefings – Victorian covered market and Preston Minster – free

art06 agenda debate – Arts, Faith and Freedom in association with BBC Radio 3’s Night Waves at The Harris Museum and Art Gallery – free but you need to book a place. art06 online booking

art06 artists’ programme – free throughout the day in Preston City Centre

art06 awards party – 53 Degrees, University of Central Lancashire – you’ll need to book your ticket, only £15, inc VAT, for food, free bar, guest DJ Gavin Turk and live performances and to discover the art06 awards winners!! art06 online booking

For further information on events and news about art06, please contact art06@artscouncil.org.uk

So, visit www.artscouncil.org.uk/art06 to find out more information and to book your places now.