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Posted by: Turner Contemporary on Fri 24 Feb 2012

Craft Club by Claire Russell, lead volunteer

  It was great to be a part of the first Craft Club at Turner Contemporary. This took place on the opening day of the exhibition Turner and the Elements. I got involved after attending training at Turner Contemporary for Craft Club volunteers in October. Six volunteers and staff at the gallery ran the firstMore details

Posted by: Turner Contemporary on Fri 10 Feb 2012

Blank Canvas by Lucy Steggals, lead artist

Tish Tunstall came to visit Blank Canvas this week to share her skills and show the group the delights of bookbinding. The room was quieter than it has ever been which is a sure sign of a great success! So many members of the group brought in examples of how they have been pushing theMore details

Posted by: Turner Contemporary on Tue 24 Jan 2012

Turner and the Elements by Sarah Martin, Head of Exhibitions

At Turner Contemporary, we are keen to establish dialogues between JMW Turner and the work of contemporary artists. Opening a week after Hamish Fulton: Walk is our first major Turner exhibition, Turner and the Elements. Installed in the North, South and Irene Willett Galleries, the exhibition features over 80 watercolours and oil paintings to exploreMore details

Posted by: Turner Contemporary on Thu 19 Jan 2012

Blank Canvas by Lucy Steggals, lead artist

Blank Canvas has reconvened after the Christmas break. Members had evidently been thinking on all things elemental over the holidays. We had films about fluff, stick men and growing teacups. There are the beginnings of some wonderful objects to add to our ever expanding library/archive, Frank. The next couple of sessions are going to beMore details