Phlegm’s Ventnor Giant inspires Island children

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

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

First Artists Commission – Phlegm!

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!