Events

Unless otherwise stated all our workshops are free and open to all this is made possible through the generous support of Kentish Town Improvement Fund 

Exhibitions & Events

Mother in the Mother – September 16th – October 7th – Mon – Fri 9am – 6.30pm – When a woman becomes a mother it is often a time when she reflects back upon the way she was mothered and considers the influence of her maternal inheritance. Mother in the Mother is an exhibition exploring the theme of maternal lineage through the stories of 200 mothers represented in text, craft, sculpture, portrait photography and moving image. Open evening 16th September 6.30pm – 9pm

Walking in Silence – 10th October – 4th November – Mon – Fri 9am – 6.30pm – Artist Birute Nomeda Stankuniene uses silent walks through varying landscapes as way of inspiring her art works, the resultant works express her inner thoughts through colour and mark making. Open evening 11th October 6.30pm – 9pm

Workshops

Friday 23rd September – 2pm – 5pm – Motherhood: (Un)speakable, (Un)spoken – Join our workshop series exploring what it is to be a mother, whilst providing a safe space to engage with stories & experiences that may otherwise stay hidden or unshared. You will be guided through arts based activities designed to unlock these stories. We will be providing free creche facilities. Please get in touch to book your free place

Friday 23rd September – 6.30pm – 8pm – Six Sense Garden Launch – We will be having a opening launch party for our gardening and art project. Over the summer we have been working on building a productive garden as well as working on exploring how plants adapt to stress. Bess Frimodig has been leading the group through printing activities taking direct inspiration from nature. The group has also met with experts in the field and produced a wellbeing instruction fanzine and a film about the project both of which will be launched on 23rd September.

Monday 26th September – 6.30pm – 8.30pm – Peer Support Group – Join us for our monthly peer support group for artists working on the theme of mental health, it is a chance to share experiences and ideas for possible future collaborations. This is run jointly with Fragmentary please get in touch to book a place

Wednesday 28th September – 6.45pm – 8.30pm – Art Therapy Group – A series of 8 workshops designed to encourage self exploration and promote emotional wellbeing through creativity. Please get in touch for more information and to book a place.

Friday 30th September – 2pm – 5pm – Motherhood: (Un)speakable, (Un)spoken – Join our workshop series exploring what it is to be a mother, whilst providing a safe space to engage with stories & experiences that may otherwise stay hidden or unshared. You will be guided through arts based activities designed to unlock these stories. We will be providing free creche facilities. Please get in touch to book your free place

Friday 7th October – 2pm – 5pm – Motherhood: (Un)speakable, (Un)spoken – Join our workshop series exploring what it is to be a mother, whilst providing a safe space to engage with stories & experiences that may otherwise stay hidden or unshared. You will be guided through arts based activities designed to unlock these stories. We will be providing free creche facilities. Please get in touch to book your free place

Friday 7th October – 5pm – 8pm – Drawing for People with Aphasia – Our monthly workshop led by speech & language therapist and artist Cat Andrews teaches participants different drawing skills to help with their speech and communication as well as improving levels of communication. For more information please get in touch

Friday 14th October – 2pm – 5pm – Motherhood: (Un)speakable, (Un)spoken – Join our workshop series exploring what it is to be a mother, whilst providing a safe space to engage with stories & experiences that may otherwise stay hidden or unshared. You will be guided through arts based activities designed to unlock these stories. We will be providing free creche facilities. Please get in touch to book your free place

Friday 21st October – 2pm – 5pm – Motherhood: (Un)speakable, (Un)spoken – Join our workshop series exploring what it is to be a mother, whilst providing a safe space to engage with stories & experiences that may otherwise stay hidden or unshared. You will be guided through arts based activities designed to unlock these stories. We will be providing free creche facilities. Please get in touch to book your free plac