UNDER THE CANOPY:art workshops & art installation

Event-Date: 
Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 12:00 to Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 17:00

 

WHEN  :  Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th, 12 - 5pm, workshops at 1pm & 3pm daily

WHERE : Festival site @ Abbey Grounds, Abbey Street

FREE drop in workshops & creative art installation

Join artist Genevieve under the trees to create your own piece of temporary sculpture or land art from natural materials, and add your own personal touch to Genevieve's large collaborative installation which will take shape over the festival weekend. Suitable for all the family !

 

Genevieve Harden is a socially engaged artist, practicing in Dublin since 1998. Her public practice is in both Educational and Community settings. Which includes exhibitions, installation, video, painting and performance as well as public commissions.
Education is a core motivation for her practice concerns flux, connections and tensions between past and present. She designs accessible processes, which center on securing a sense of identity. The work captures moments triggered from thoughts or conversation.

Genevieve also works as part of the artist team in a range of settings :
Creativity in the Classroom -  An artists in school project.
Draiocht, Center for the Arts, Blanchardstown -  Delivering visual arts projects to people of all ages with the Education and Outreach Department.
ReCreate artist team - An organisation which promotes up-cycling and creative reuse.