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2016 LOCWS Schools Exhibition at the Grand Theatre, Swansea

An exhibition of artwork from schools in Swansea is now open in the Level 2 Gallery at the Grand Theatre, Swansea from 5 October – 27 October 2016.

Opened by The Lord Mayor of the City and County, Councillor David Hopkins of Swansea, and attended by The Lady Mayoress, Councillor Beverly Hopkins, Councillor Christine Richards, Deputy Leader of the City and County of Swansea and Mr. D. Byron Lewis, HM Lord-Lieutenant, the exhibition showcases artworks created by young people from across the city Read more…

Pupils from Christchurch Primary school year 5/6 undertook a tour on 26/05/16 of the latest LOCWS International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the LOCWS Schools project during the Summer term 2016. Read more…

Pupils from Waunarlwydd Primary school year 3/4 undertook a tour on 25/05/16 of the latest LOCWS International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the LOCWS Schools project during the Summer term 2016. Read more…

Pupils from Pennard Primary school year 3 undertook a tour on 24/05/16 of the latest LOCWS International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the LOCWS Schools project during the Summer term 2016. Read more…

Pupils from YGG Pontybrenin year 5/6 undertook a tour on 23/05/16 of the latest Locws International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the LOCWS Schools project during the Summer term 2016. Read more…

Pupils from Gowerton Primary school year 1/2 undertook a tour on 19/05/16 of the latest Locws International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the Locws  Schools project during the Summer term 2016. Read more…

Pupils from Oystermouth Primary school year 1 undertook a tour on 18/05/16 of the latest LOCWS International Art Across the City exhibit, RESISTANCE, the exciting commission by Rich White as part of the LOCWS Schools project during the Summer term 2016.  Read more…

The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea, 1:30pm Thursday 8th October 2015

We would like to invite you to the launch of Locws International’s Education and Outreach Exhibition in the Colonnade Gallery at The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea on Thursday 8th October 2015 at 1:30pm. The exhibition will be opened by The Deputy Lord Mayor Of The City & County of Swansea Councillor David Hopkins.

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Virtual tour and workshop days with David Marchant

We started off the workshop with a Powerpoint presentation explaining the various concepts of the artworks across Swansea city centre. After much discussion and a lot of concentration, as a group, we decided to mix our ideas to make a very important site specific artwork.

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Workshop days with David Marchant

Grange is a Primary School with its own surrounding woodland area so there was no doubt in my mind that this would be a site-specific artwork influenced by the school grounds.
One group made a sculpture of two flowers, which could then be used as a photo prop whereby the children put their faces in the centre of the flowers. This work was a static style interactive performance piece derived from Michael Stumpf’s work.

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