Lid lifted on four new art commissions for the Isle of Wight

Around 60 guests were presented with 4 new art commissions created as part of the Lift the Lid project on Sunday 15 September 2019, 2pm at Quay Arts. Lift the Lid: A Look Inside was an event especially for people who were involved in any of the art commissions and the audience represented a number… Continue reading Lid lifted on four new art commissions for the Isle of Wight

Sacred Isle’s Vlog with Dmitri Galitzine

When we started to plan the art commissions, it was important to identify individuals or organisations that would be interesting for the artists to meet and talk to during their Research and Development on the Island. I don't know about you but I find Twitter a wonderful source of people who have stories to tell...… Continue reading Sacred Isle’s Vlog with Dmitri Galitzine

Announcing the Lift the Lid art commissions

I can now tell you that the selection panel met on Thursday 1st November at the John Hansard Gallery, in Southampton, and chose the three remaining artists commissions for Lift the Lid, which will be completed in 2019. A multi-channel film installation, a piece of community theatre and the launch of a community lecture series… Continue reading Announcing the Lift the Lid art commissions

Cultural Expo 2018

The Cultural Expo on Tuesday 9 October, attracted nearly 30 teachers from almost 20 schools, coming to meet together to talk all things 'Heritage and Arts'. With a video introduction from Island MP, Bob Seeley, plus welcoming words from Paul Armfield of Quay Arts, the afternoon included a very special choral performance from Gurnard Primary… Continue reading Cultural Expo 2018