You are invited to a free Symposium and publication launch at Gallery North taking place on Thursday 26 May 3pm - 6pm, as part of the Fade Away exhibition.The symposium will feature Gallery North Director, Helen Baker and the Exhibition Curator Alli Sharma from Transition Gallery as well as artists Andrew Graves, Tim Bailey, Laura Lancaster and Helen Smith who all feature in the exhibition. There will also be a talk by Barry Schwabsky, art writer and critic.
The event will also feature a paint workshop by Pip Seymour which will take place at 2pm, before the symposium. The publication 'About Painting' documents the Fade Away exhibition as well as the previous Gallery North exhibition, Working Against the System and includes illustrations and artists statements with reference to individual methods of their studio practice.
This event is on Thursday 26 May from 2pm followed by refreshments and is supported by abstract critical.
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