Allison Young - Rochester Art Gallery
A free meet-up designed for artists and creatives in Kent to chat, collaborate, learn, share ideas and get support. Because it is nice to see people.
It’s a simple get together with like-minded creative people supporting each other during the Covid 19 crisis. It’s about building a more robust community for artists and creatives where the support comes from the community itself.
- 10:00 – Logging in and warming up
- 10:05 – Participants briefly introduce themselves for 30-60 second each (Only if you wish, there is no pressure).
- 10:15 – Guest speaker: Allison Young, freelance curator at the Rochester Art Gallery, in Rochester High Street. The gallery has a varied programme of contemporary visual art, showcasing the work of local, regional and international artists. Allison will be talking about the Gallery, its aims, audience and partners, and the past and forthcoming programme until 2022. The talk will also include how the venue has adapted to challenges during 2020 (it’s currently closed again), the special exhibitions that were scheduled to reflect lockdown and its development as Medway bids to become City of Culture in 2025.
- 10:45 – Discussion Time – (more questions about the topic previously discussed / requests for help/advice from the group (if you are looking for a bit of advice or feedback on an idea, it’s an opportunity to get feedback & gauge response) / your news….)
- 11:00ish – Close.
RSVP: click the button below (book for the event or let us know if you can’t make it).