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Impressions of War Free

28 Oct – 3 Dec 2016


Quay Arts

Sea Street
Newport Harbour
Isle of Wight
PO30 5BD

01983 822490

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Date: Fri 28 October to Sat 3 December

Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Commemorating the centenary of the WWI, ‘Impressions of War’ brings together a startling collection of works created in the gallery by Island artists working with the Island’s Young Carers & Looked After Children groups, as well as loaned photographs by Zoë Barker, paper sculptures by Joanna Kori, a life-sized replica of a WWI Tank by Shademakers, a collaborative book by QuayCrafts art group, collections of WWI objects and community artworks from Ryde Arts Festival.

The exhibition coincides with the Centenary of the First World War, which started in 2014 with commemorations of the outbreak of the war, continuing until 2018 across the world.

Gallery Opening: Thu 27th Oct, 5pm FREE All welcome

Gallery Talk by Adrian Searle on Churchill’s Last Secret: Thu 27th Oct, 8pm £5

WWI Remembrance Show & Tell: Fri 11th Nov, 8pm FREE

Impressions of War Variety Show: Thu 24th Nov, 8pm £5

Gallery opening times: Mon – Sat 10am – 4pm.

Free entry to all galleries.

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