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 »

The Lightbox launches new focus on mental wellbeing

ART has the power to make you feel good, and those benefits are available in the centre of Woking at the Lightbox. The award-winning museum and gallery is launching a new focus... Read more »

Local inspiration overcomes chronic illness through art

LAST year, Georgia Sugg could hardly get out of bed, her energy sapped by health problems which had plagued her since she was a child. Reading a book, calling a friend for... Read more »