The Map Room of the Last Islands | Woodend Barn
August 6, 2015
The Map Room of the Last Islands
Woodend Barn Gallery
Saturday 22 August | 12.30pm– 9pm
A series of talks and workshops exploring John Newling’s work and the field of arts & ecology will follow the reception.
Exhibition Opening Event
12.30pm – 2pm
Discussion Workshop – Nature, Culture and the Spiritual
3pm – 5.30pm
With artists John Newling, Reiko Goto and Tim Collins, and Chris Fremantle of ecoartscotland, Johan Siebers, Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies, Middlesex University, Christine Watson, Soils & Systems Research Team, SRUC and Anne Douglas, Mark Hope and Lorraine Grant of Woodend Barn.
6pm – 7.15pm
Available for delegates (£10) pre-Booking essential.
Book Launch and Artist’s Talk – John Newling
7.30pm – 9pm
John will discuss the inspiration and origins of his new suite of works “The Map Room of the Last Islands”, and its accompanying publication. These previously unseen works are a powerful and visually beautiful illustration of the ways in John explores the relationships between the natural world and systems of value within society.
All events are free unless stated otherwise but should be booked via the Woodend Barn Box Office on 01330 825431 or online http://www.woodendbarn.co.uk where full details will be listed.
The exhibition continues until 23 September.