Events & Exhibitions
 


“I’ve come a long way since. It’s enabled me to include more of the art/craft I used to do and hope to carry on with. A brilliant course!”



Southend Friday 7th July Village Green: Next Generation.  Metal’s festival of arts for and by young people in Southend. Open Arts have a superhero mask making stall. http://www.metalculture.com/event/village-green-next-generation-2017-friday-7-july/

Southend Saturday 8th July Village Green, Chalkwell Park. Open Arts have a superhero mask making stall. http://www.metalculture.com/event/village-green-2017/


Open Arts exhibition 2nd June 2017 to 20th July Open Arts are exhibiting in the Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-On-Sea SS9 1SP. Usually open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm, 9am to 4.30 Fridays and Saturday mornings http://www.leighcommunitycentre.com/ 


Leigh Art Trail 10th to 17th June 2017 http://www.leigharttrail.com/ Open Arts are exhibiting in the Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-On-Sea SS9 1SP


The Beecroft Gallery, Southend, 27th May to 22nd July 2017 Slideshow of art from Netpark Wellbeing Project. 




Brentwood Art trail 2017 Open Arts exhibited at the Brentwood Library 2nd to 30th June. Thank you to Michele, Paula, Laurie and Barry for all their help and support. http://brentwoodarttrail.co.uk/




Open Arts Showcase at The Beecroft Gallery, Southend, December 6th to February 11th 2017 Included our Open Arts publicity film and slideshow of artwork produced on courses and in the studio. 


The Beecroft Gallery, Southend, October 7th to November 24th  2016

Slideshow of art from Netpark Wellbeing Project run by Southend Borough Council and Metal in the Metal Art School. Work from Open Arts groups, Southend Community College Ways to Wellbeing and Project 49.  

Rochford Art Trail

Open Arts will be exhibiting in the corridors of Rochford Hospital this year.
http://www.rochford.gov.uk/leisure_culture_and_tourism/events_and_activities/rochford_art_trail
https://www.facebook.com/Rocharttrail

Hadleigh Art Trail

http://www.hadleigharttrail.org.uk/
Open Arts exhibited in the 2016 Hadleigh art trail at The Salvation Army Hall, opposite the fire station. Venue 20. Open September 1st-3rd 9-12noon and September 5th-9th:9-12 noon. And also in Carers Choice window, venue 37.


We also had open studios throughout the week

Brentwood Art trail

http://brentwoodarttrail.co.uk/

Open Arts were in venue number 1 the Town Hall in 2016.  The Brentwood Library kindly offered their Becket Gallery to have an "end of the Brentwood Art Trail" exhibition, showcasing all of the featured artists.


Thurrock art trail
http://www.thurrockarts.com/


Family Fun Day Open Arts had an information stand and superhero mask making workshop at this event on Sunday 7th August at Hadleigh Old Fire Station.


Spirituality and Health Recovery Day Open Arts had an information stand at this event on Monday 25th July at the Basildon Centre.


Creativity and Wellbeing week Our Hadleigh studios were open to the public on 13th-17th June. Refreshments and creativity activities were available.  http://www.creativityandwellbeing.org.uk/week/events/open-arts-open-studios