PATTERNS Exhibition

Stretford Public Hall, 17th - 18th July 2021

ELEVATE culminated in a two-day exhibition which featured participatory arts activities, live poetry and art performances, and a series of outdoor artworks. The exhibition was visited by over 80 people during the opening weekend event, with around two thirds of visitors being from Black, Asian and Minority Ethic backgrounds. And nearly all of the workshop participants came to see their artworks! 

Open Call artists: 

Princess Arinola Adegbite or"P. A. Bitez" (Poet)

Xhi Ndubisi (Visual and performance artist) 

 

Workshops: 

Collage workshops by Venessa Scott 

Islamic floral art workshop by Ashfia Ashrif 

Printmaking workshop by Donna Griffith

Marbling by Rabia Avci