Contemporary Art in Rural Northumberland: VARC Exhibition Weekend at Highgreen

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View contemporary art in outbuildings, find sculptures on the moors, listen to artists’ talks, or be creative with drop-in art activity suitable for all ages. You can also see our outdoor earth oven in use, and enjoy all events, refreshments and activities for free.

Exhibition open: 1 – 6pm. End of residency Exhibition by VARC Artist in Residence Joo-Hee Yang. And in a derelict cottage on site ‘ No.3: stories in a house retold’, artwork by Karen Melvin, Claudia Sacher and Grace Warde-Aldam inspired by the atmosphere of an uninhabited house.

Drop-in art activity with artist Megan Randall: 1pm – 6pm

ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION

Joo-Hee Yang: 3pm

Karen Melvin, Claudia Sacher and Grace Warde-Aldam: 4pm

Refreshments available throughout.

Go for a walk on the fells and find sculptures by past VARC artist Khosro Adibi

The Exhibition Weekend is a collaboration between VARC (Visual Arts in Rural Communities) and Highgreen Arts.

Venue: Visual Arts in Rural Communities

Contemporary Art in Rural Northumberland: VARC Exhibition Weekend at Highgreen