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Workshop, Sun 6 Sep 2015 - Sun 30 Oct 2016, free entry

South Square Centre

South Square Centre


South Square,
BD13 3LD

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 6 Sep - Sun 30 Oct STEAM ahead
Tue 25 Oct The Big Draw Event
Fri 28 Oct Halloween Hunt


South Square is pleased to present a series of interlinked exhibitions, workshops and events exploring the intersections of art, technology and science. This brings together a range of artists with non-traditional approaches to drawing, print, video and sculpture; using unusual tools, technologies, natural phenomena and restraints to open up the creative process.

All events are FREE and everyone is welcome

Special Event with Bare Plume (spritz and chips) pop up cocktail bar, food, live music, playful and art activities: 5pm onwards 24th September 2016. Exhibition runs from 6th September to 30th October

Drawing Activity Session: (24th September, 3-5pm)
Learn a variety of artistic creative strategies with artist and educator Cheryl Huntbach. Activities require no previous experience, all ages and abilities welcome. Free but booking required: email or call 01274 834747 and leave your name & contact.

Cyanotype Workshop: (24th September, 5.30 – 8pm)
Drop in workshop using UV light, photosensitive paper, collage and found objects with artist Caro Blount-Shah.

The Big Draw Event: (Tuesday 25th October, 1-4pm)
Join us in exploring this year’s Big Draw theme ‘STEAM POWERED’, at our afternoon of experimenting led by the Young Roots group. The national Big Draw and the above events support of the campaign to give the arts parity with other subjects so that STEM becomes STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics).

Artists include: Fiona Grady (London), Cheryl Huntbach (Leeds), Rachel Barron (Gothenburg/Glasgow), Cat Scott (Bradford), Sam Illingworth (Manchester), Melanie King (London), Caro Blount-Shah (Bradford), Young Roots (Bradford), Dominic Hopkinson MRBS (Leeds), Denise Oukhaba (Bradford), Lawrence Molloy (Leeds) and Scientists Dr Mike Nix, Ben Thorne and Dr Alexey Burluka (University of Leeds).

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Event details

Dates Times
Sun 6 Sep 2015 - Sun 30 Oct 2016
Opening Hours | Tuesday - Sunday | 12 - 3pm | And by appointment


Free entry

Free everyone welcome




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    Map reference: SE 098326  Lat: 53.79011 Long: -1.85129

    By Road:
    Four miles west of Bradford city centre.


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