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Corby In Pictures
19th November 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oakley Grange Art Panel & Made in Corby invite you to Corby in Pictures!
A dazzling display of digital art, puppetry and music created by local people, exploring their hopes, dreams and personalities. The project has been led by digital artist Jason Wilsher-Mills, in partnership with Vagabondi Theatrical Arts, Laura Mabbutt and Catalyst Theatre Arts. Commissioned by adults with learning disabilities from Oakley Grange Resource Centre, supported by Catalyst Theatre Arts.
Meet the Artist
The Oakley Grange panel have been leading on this project, and are actively involved in the whole process. After short listing and interviewing applicants, the panel have now commissioned their lead artist, Jason Wilsher-Mills.
Since May 2012, Jason has worked with over 20,000 young people in schools and galleries across the UK. From the House of Parliament, the Museum of Islamic Art in Qatar, Lincoln Castle and more. He routinely delivers workshops for people of all ages and abilities, giving them the opportunity to discover ways of creating art using new technologies.Jason is a disabled artist who uses iPads to create digital art. His work is inspired by many themes, including: his own disability, popular culture, childhood memories, social heritage. By using an iPad, Jason can create large-scale pieces of digital art that can later be printed or projected, without limitations.
Where and When?
Saturday 19th November
Queen’s Square, Corby, NN17 1PD