Cambridge Open Art Exhibition 2018
Swavesey Village College
Local Cambridge artist Jonny Boatfield delivering art activities for young people as part of the Cambridge Open Art Exhibition 2018.
The Cambridge Open Art Exhibition has been running for 27 years. It is the regions largest non selective, open art exhibition, taking no commission from the sale of artworks. Led by a volunteer committee of artists and featuring 500 artworks by 100 local artists.
Sat 13 Oct
10am to 5pm
Sun 14 Oct
10am to 5pm
This year local artist Jonny Boatfield will be leading art activities for young people visiting the exhibition. Workshops will be held on a rolling basis over the weekend, Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October. Jonny llustrates books and facilitates workshops producing installations and intricate walk-in-worlds for children.
There is also a chance for visitors to enter our Win-a-Picture prize draw, take time to enjoy our cafe and peruse the artists stalls selling cards, small gifts and prints.
Entry to the exhibition is free on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October. Preview evening 12th October 6.30-9pm £5 entry on the door.
We are raising funds for Headway Cambridgeshire from Win-A-Picture donations and all the cafe proceeds are going to the toilets and taps project Johabetto Orphanage in Kenya.
Promoting art, artists and wellbeing through exhibition, education and participation.
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This is a free event
Suitable for ages:
Cambridge Open Art Exhibition
Family Friendly Facilities: Free car parking
Ramp for buggies
Child friendly cafe and art activities workshops
Exhibition, artists stalls and cafe all on ground level
Children's Art Activities in large open cafe area.