The Late Shows 2017

Lucy May Schofield, Awake, Spring Equinox performance, 2017 Photo credit Khosro Adibi
Lucy May Schofield, Awake, Spring Equinox performance, 2017
Photo credit Khosro Adibi
The Late Shows
7 – 11pm Friday 19 & Saturday 20 May

Come and see new work by Lucy May Schofield as part of the exhibition Light Meditations. Lucy is the current artist in residence with Visual Arts in Rural Communities (VARC) in remote rural Northumberland. Lucy will be offering visitors the chance to make a print* from her carved wood-blocks created during her year-long residency. At the same time view her residency work to date; in particular the beautiful The Last Light, a print installation capturing the light of last year’s darkest day,the Winter Solstice on 21st December 2016 alongside her work in progress, the Nature Caress series of wood-block prints.

*printmaking starts on the hour for 30 minutes.

The Late Shows is a free late-night culture crawl in Newcastle and Gateshead on Friday 19 and Saturday 20 May 2017 in which The Holy biscuit participates every year. Visit thelateshows.org to find out more about the other great culture venues you can visit for free over 19 & 20 May.

Lucy demonstrates the Mokuhanga printing process
Lucy demonstrates the Mokuhanga printing process