During the wonderful Ventnor Fringe celebrations in July 2019, Lift the Lid was invited by Ventnor Exchange to host a picnic with a difference. Members of the public were welcomed to Ventnor Park, to bring a picnic and to explore boxes brought along by members of the Isle of Wight CEP and beyond. There were… Continue reading Lift the Lid Picnic – 26 July 2019
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
Since the Project's first art commission was complete in August 2018, during the Ventnor Fringe Festival, school children have had the opportunity to respond creatively to the Ventnor Giant mural. The children's work was temporarily stuck on the wall under the mural. Having trained as an Arts Award advisor through Lift the Lid, teacher Clare… Continue reading Phlegm’s Ventnor Giant inspires Island children
The very first artists commission has been created as part of the Lift the Lid project, during Ventnor Fringe 2018. On the main road into Ventnor, keep your eyes peeled for the three-storey high mural, sprayed on the side on a building. What is it? Who is he? The Ventnor Giant... a new legend perhaps?… Continue reading First Artists Commission – Phlegm!