Second Sitters: Guerrilla Upholstery Workshop

27th January 2018

FREE

Miss Pokeno - Red Riot Chair

This event is fully booked

Working with Mick Sheridan, whose work is exhibited in Upholstery: Evolution to Revolution at the National Centre for Craft and Design bring and transform an old dining chair to donate to a local community venue. 

Upholstery: Evolution to Revolution explores the evolution and new revolution within the craft of upholstery, the exhibition features work from UK based upholsterers who are redefining the traditional preconceived role of the upholsterer, combining traditional craft skills with contemporary thinking. 

Taking the form of a physical timeline the exhibition maps the changes and developments within the craft to include techniques, materials and upholsterer’s stories. The works included are multidisciplinary; furniture, photography, film and are used to explore activism, social commentary, materiality and the throwaway culture.

Free, 18yrs+

This workshop is funded by artsNK and Second Sitters.

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Details

Start: 27th January 2018

End: 27th January 2018

Time: 10:00am

Venue: The National Centre for Craft and Design

Address:
The National Centre for Craft and DesignNavigation Wharf, Carre StSleafordNG34 7TW52.998674-0.407798

Cost: FREE

Book

Book through NCCD 01529 308 710