Artwave at Artists United

United Artists

Artwave, Lewes District Council’s annual festival of Artists and Makers, which takes place over three weekends from 20 August, is delighted to be working together with Lewes Football Club’s Artist’s United for the first time this year.
 
Many Artwave artists are showing and selling their work at the Artists United exhibition at the Foundry Gallery from 14 – 17 July, with 45% of sale price going towards Lewes FC.   The Artwave team are delighted to be launching their brochure and website www.artwavefestival.org  at Artists United’s opening evening on Thursday 14 July.   See the exhibition, meet some of the Artists and get your Artwave copy hot off the press between 7 – 10pm. 

Councillor Nigel Enever, Chair of Lewes District Council said: “I have chosen “Arts and heritage in the Lewes District” as my theme of office for the year and I am delighted to focus on Artwave.   I would urge people to take the time to visit the artwave website and find out what is on offer.”
 
Artwave is also running two FREE bookable workshops for artists at the Foundry Gallery on Saturday 16 July. ‘Social Media Skills for Artists’ from 11 – 12 noon, run by Total Social Agency and ‘How to Market your Venue’ led by two of last year’s Artwave Favourite Award winners, from 2 -3pm.  Spaces are limited and booking is essential.

To book please email Judy Mackerras judy.mackerras@lewes.gov.uk by 11 July with the name/s of the workshop you would like to attend and your name and contact telephone number.   The Foundry Gallery, Old Market Lane Garage, 32 North Street, Lewes, BN7 2PH.

Story published on 08 July 2016