Early view of prize-winning town centre artwork

CONTEST-winning artwork that will be displayed in Woking’s latest town centre development can be viewed in an online show. Ten “best in show” entries from the Victoria Square Art project are among... Read more »

The Lightbox reopens with new exhibition line-up

THE Lightbox welcomed visitors for the first time in almost five months last week. “It was wonderful to open our doors again,” Pru Shackley, operations director at the award-winning Woking gallery, said.... Read more »

Bringing generations together through music, stories and art

A PROJECT that brings together children and elderly people in care homes and hospitals through the arts has been continuing its work during the coronavirus lockdown. Intergenerational Music Making (IMM) was set... Read more »

Teenage artist raises over £1,000 for NHS with log art creations

A CREATIVE teenager has been keeping herself busy during the lockdown by painting rainbows and cartoon characters to raise money for the NHS. Carrie Price, 13, let her imagination fly after seeing... Read more »

Cash prizes for Victoria Square art competition

THERE’S still time to enter the Victoria Square Art Project, which could see your artwork win a £500 prize and go on show at The Lightbox museum and gallery. Professional and amateur... Read more »

Artist’s challenge to get families drawing during lockdown

A WOKING artist is running a sketchbook challenge in which families are invited to draw something every day this month. Susan Yeates’ At Home in April online event is open to anyone... Read more »

St Mary’s School pupils become art detectives

A BYFLEET primary school has successfully completed its own art investigation in the style of the popular BBC programme Fake or Fortune. At the start of the week, all the children at... Read more »

David Hockney: Ways of Working comes to Woking

IN THE first show of its kind outside London in more than 20 years, an exhibition of the work of legendary artist David Hockney opens in Woking this weekend. Spanning six decades... Read more »

Art raising questions at The Lightbox

THE artistic skill of emerging artists will go on display when the Young Contemporary Talent exhibition opens at The Lightbox gallery in Woking on Saturday. The event is part of the annual... Read more »

Westfield artist appears on Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year

AN ARTIST from Westfield can be seen on television tonight involved in a painting challenge in East Sussex. Nerissa Deeks will be featured in the Sky Arts programme Landscape Artist of the... Read more »