LGBT History Month- Free art workshop

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Who we are when no one’s looking: Creative workshop with artist Chris Kent

Saturday 4 February

2-4pm

City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh. EH1 1DE

FREE

Join us for this special art workshop for LGBT History Month Scotland. We will explore issues of identity through art. Participants will have the opportunity to make their own mixed media artwork.

You are welcome to bring along any photos, photocopies, cuttings etc that you would like to include, but this is not essential.

No previous art experience necessary!

To book: Please book via Eventbrite 

Chris Kent: Chris Kent is a portrait artist, illustrator and woodworker who lives and works in Scotland.

Chris’s work inhabits a world of beauty and obsession and insubstantial memories, and is often concerned with mental health issues and gender identity.

Proud City: Proud City is an exhibition at the People’s Story Museum which explores LGBTQIA+ life in Edinburgh. The exhibition is on display until 26 February 2016.

Access: The activity will take place on the 5th floor of the City Art Centre, there is lift access to this space.

For more information contact: Diana Morton at diana.morton@edinburgh.gov.uk, 0131 529 6365

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About edinburghmuseumsoutreach

I'm the Outreach & Access Manager at Edinburgh Museums & Galleries (the museums service of the City of Edinburgh Council). I take the museums out to community groups and schools. I really enjoy meeting lots of people of different ages and backgrounds and helping them connect with our collections. I love showing people some of the amazing objects that we hold and I like helping them to remember the past or to create something amazing.
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