Talks, Tours & Events for Adults

Lancashire Arts Festival Awards Official Opening

Image: Alice Green, BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Wednesday 21 June 2017 5.30 – 7.30pm

Join us for the Official Opening of the Lancashire Arts Festival Awards Exhibition, featuring architecture, design, fashion, fine art, media and performance by final year students at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and curated by an expert team lead by 2017 Turner Prize nominee Professor Lubaina Himid.

Enjoy drinks and canapés on arrival, performances by part of the UCLan Chamber Choir, site-specific dance pieces by our Dance Performance & Teaching students and special guest speaker Patrick Grant, Creative Director of Savile Row tailors Norton & Sons and menswear line, E. Tautz and resident judge on the BBC’s The Great British Sewing Bee.  The exhibition and event are sponsored by Creative Lancashire.

This event is free to attend and everyone is welcome. Advance booking is essential. To book, click here.

Get involved

We want your #LancArtsFest photos and videos. Snap and upload to Instagram or any UCLan Twitter for a chance to WIN a professional quality Wi-Fi enabled camera that will make your future photos and videos even better!

Take a look at what else is going on in the programme of events for the Lancashire Arts Festival here.

You can follow us on the @UCLanWhatsOn Twitter and @lancsartsfest Instagram; don’t forget to use #LancsArtsFest

For further information email the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01772 894106.

Images: Ella Kitson & Naomi Graham, both BA (Hons) Photography


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