image for Outdoor Event item typeThe Butterfly & the Bird - The Fragile & The Free at Delius Arts and Cultural Centre

Family Event, Wed 23 Aug 2017, free entry




29 Great Horton Road,


Come and enjoy free, family art activities and explore our unique, multi-sensory, inflatable art installation by local artist Sarah Jane Palmer, children from Martin House Children's Hospice and nine schools across the region, including two from the Bradford District, Eldwick and Farnham.

Commissioned to celebrate 30 years of Martin House caring for children and families with serious illnesses, the inflatable pod incorporates designs of butterflies - the universal symbol of the children's palliative care movement and the House Martin an important symbol for Martin House.

Bringing it all together is an animated butterfly, created with all 300 frames, designed by children from primary schools across the region.

This event is in partnership with Artworks Creative Communities.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 23 Aug 2017 11:00 to 15:00


Free entry



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Map reference: SE 160328  Lat: 53.79126 Long: -1.75860

Located at the corner of Great Horton Road and Southbrook Terrace.