31st May, 2013

‘Astound’ Graduate exhibition by emerging Leek artists including Joanne Reay

Astound 2013 – Nicholson Institute, Leek until 15th June. Exhibition of work by graduates from Leek School of Art.

Be astounded by inspirational artwork in Leek this summer. Astound 2013 is a showcase exhibition featuring emerging artists and designers who have graduated from the Foundation Degree in Contemporary Art at Leek School of Art. A wide range of visual art will be displayed, including painting, surface pattern, printmaking, mixed media, textiles and photography.

There will be something for everyone: workshops, meet the artist sessions and a children’s art competition with weekly prizes. The exhibition is supported by Staffordshire Moorlands District Council, Sponsume and local businesses, including Cottage Delight and Bakers Buses. Visit Astound 2013 on Facebook www.facebook.com/pages/Astound-2013 and follow us on Twitter [email protected] .

Astound 2013 is in its fourth year at the Nicholson Gallery and runs from Saturday 25th May to Saturday 15th June 2013. The gallery is open from 10am to 4pm each day, except for Sundays and bank holidays. The Nicholson Institute is situated on Stockwell Street, Leek, ST13 6DW.

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