QSS taking part in this year’s EastSide Arts Festival

QSS taking part in this year’s EastSide Arts Festival

New to east Belfast, QSS are delighted to welcome you to visit our studios and exhibition space as part of this year’s festival.

THURSDAY 1ST AUGUST, 6-9PM

Visit us for Late Night Art: East Side and see a selection of our members work on show. Exhibiting artists include Gerard Carson, Amanda Coogan, Catherine Davison, Joy Gerrard, David Haughey, Dorothy Hunter, Sinead McKeever, Gail Ritchie, Charlie Scott and Jennifer Trouton.

SATURDAY 10TH AUGUST, 12 NOON-5PM

Gain behind-the-scenes access to the workplaces of some of Belfast’s brightest emerging and established artists during our Open Studios Event. With 37 studios on site, this event provides a fantastic opportunity for members of the public to explore a vast and diverse selection of artwork in an informal setting.

Also on this date we will have a guided exhibition tour @ 2pm with Art Historian, Dr. Riann Coulter.

SUNDAY 11TH AUGUST

The Giant Paint! 12 noon – 1pm

An hour long painting and drawing workshop for families – participants will experiment with a range of techniques to create one GIANT unique artwork! Prepare to get messy!!! With art facilitators Amy Higgins and Rachel Lawell.

To book, contact gallery@queenstreetstudios.net or call 07495 013947

Suitable for ages 5+

Pass the Paint! 2.30-4.30pm

Try out a variety of painting styles and processes in this supportive and interactive painting circle. Materials provided, but feel free to bring along any painting equipment you wish to use. Facilitated by Amy Higgins & Rachel Lawell.

To book, contact gallery@queenstreetstudios.net or call 07495 013947

FOR DETAILS OF THE FULL FESTIVAL PROGRAMME VISIT: www.eastsidearts.net