3 hours of art, music, talks and food with special guest John Hockney, brother of pop artist, David Hockney
Hazelhurst Arts Centre will hold its popular At Night event on Friday August 16 where there’ll be 3 hours of art, music and talks with special guest John Hockney, brother of pop artist David Hockney in conversation with artist Idris Murphy talking about David Hockney’s life and work.
At Night this year includes 60s and 70s music by DJ Dan De Caires; In the Swim: Kids Corner, an immersive pool themed space and hands on art making including collage and colouring in, inspired by the work of David Hockney and story time.
There will also be an etching demonstration with artist Matthew Ablitt who will demonstrate printing from an etching plate. Ablitt is a painter and Master Printer who studied at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design UK.
The At Night events have something for everyone. They have become a popular part of Hazelhurst Art Centre’s program for people who like to see the exhibitions in a relaxing environment after work on a Friday evening.
Currently showing at Hazelhurst is David Hockney: Prints consisting of 80 works by pop artist David Hockney, one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century.
Visitors can shop at the mini markets which will include jewellery, textiles, vintage clothing and more.
More than 5,000 people have enjoyed Hazelhurst’s At Night events since they began in 2014.
Also opening at the Hazelhurst At Night event will be an exhibition by the Southern Printmakers Association in the Broadhurst Gallery.