Half Term Workshops

27 – 31 October 2014  FREE Daily Drop In Workshops From 11am – 4pm Materials provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. City as Theme Park with JasonandBecky Monday 27 October 2014 Create your own imaginative cities with CIVIC artists Jason and Becky. Use your senses to inspire your drawings, all based…

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Tales from the Sea: Knitting a Gansey for Cardiff

The CIVIC Base (Cardiff Story) Sunday 26 October 2014, 11am – 4pm Earlier this year, artist Angela Maddock designed Mission Gallery in Swansea their very own knitting pattern and this October will work on one for Cardiff. They are fishermens’ ganseys to celebrate both cities connection with the sea and with each other. All are welcome…

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BIG DRAW WEEK

20–25 October 2014 FREE Daily Drop in Workshops from 11am – 4pm Materials provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times The Big City Monday 20 October 2014 Join students from Cardiff Met, to create a large scale drawing of the City Imaginative Cities Tuesday 21 October 2014 Drawing Workshop with Lucy Donald…

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Embodiment in the Urban Environment

Mandy Warner explores the idea that a building or a City takes on life when being lived in or used and the parallels with embodiment in cloth. City requires attributes of cloth to make it successful. Mandy Warner is an artist and former public sector consultant, specialising in housing and urban policy. Join her on the…

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Mistpouffers

‘Mistpouffers’ are unidentified thunder like sounds that have been reported across the world particularly in waterfront communities. This ongoing research and development project by Swansea based artist Jessica Hoad is an investigation in to how sound contributes sculpturally to our perception of space and place. This research is shown as a short film of clips shared…

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Home by Karen Tobin

Home is the documentation of a series of walks undertaken by the artist in various cities throughout the UK. Tobin internally maps each city, making use of the quirks in the city’s architecture to help her to record her journey and successfully navigate each place. The walks are part of a familiarisation process, a way of…

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