Thank Art it's Friday

Thank Art it's Friday

05th May 2017 @ 05:00pm

Bury Art Gallery presents an evening of LGBT+ themed art, live drawing and music, and exciting new work. 

5pm: A talk by artist Jez Dolan looking at his his current interventions into the collections gallery at Bury Art Museum as part of our year-long LGBTQ celebration/exploration. 

Plus: opening of new exhibition 'What, Is She Black Now?' by the Manchester-based textile artist Seleena Laverne Day, whose work riffs off 90s pop culture to look at topics of race, gender and sexuality. 

5:30-7:30pm: Live drawing session with costumed models focusing on the theme of 'identity'. Including live music from resident sound artist Helmut Lemke, a late opening of the gallery tea rooms, an in-house bar and prizes to be won!

This event is for everyone and anyone who wants to take part!