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22nd October 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 20th November 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Swarm; Laney Birkhead’s installation drawing attention to the plight of bees, coming to Sunny Bank. Spanning 18 months of work, hundreds of families ( including many of our visitors) printed thousands of bees (over 50,000 in fact) and 13 artists created work inspired by them. This exhbibition enable visitors to immerse themselves in the life of bees by walking through the installation and explore the life of a bee in craft and art form.
Did you print a bee?
Walk through the fantastic bee installation and explore the life of a bee!
Laney Birkhead creator of the Swarm Project will be available in the Gallery to discuss her journey putting together the Swarm Installation and running her bee project on Saturdays during the exhibition from 12 – 3pm.
LANEY BIRKHEAD Lead artist. Printmaker
BARBARA CASSALL Jewellery
ANDREW DALTON Printmaker
SHERRY DOYAL Basket Maker
PAM GRIMMOND Printmaker
CARYL HALLETT Stained Glass
PAUL HARRIS Photographer/Film Maker
DIANE JONES Textiles
GILL KIRK Printmaking, Mixed Media Collages + Textiles
HELEN PETTS Filmmaker
VERITY PULFORD Fused and Etched Glass
ANNA WHITEHOUSE Ceramics
JANET YEUN YAU Silver Jewellery
Image : Helen Petts – film still