We are Commoners, Leicester Gallery, De Montfort University, Leicester 10 July - 28 August 2021


The Blackwater Polytechnic (Ben Coode-Adams, Freddie Robins, Sara Impey, Justin Knopp and Simon Emery – The Paintbox) are exhibiting a new collaborative work, Tree, in the Craftspace national touring exhibition We are Commoners: Creative Acts of Commoning.

The exhibition highlights acts of ‘commoning’ that are shaping the way communities are working together to share and steward commonly owned assets and resources. It also investigates craft as a form of commons through knowledge, materials, practice and heritage.

The exhibition also includes new work by artists: Amy Twigger Holroyd, Deirdre Nelson, Hefin Jones, Linda Brothwell, Jacky Oliver, Common Agency Projects (Shane Waltener & Laura Glaser), Lise Bjørne Linnert with Gelawesh Waledkhani, Rachael Colley, Alinah Azadeh, Hefin Jones and Kate Hodgson.

Leicester Gallery,
Vijay Patel Building,
De Montfort University
Mill Lane

Exhibition runs from 10 July – 28 August 2021
Open Monday – Saturday 12.00pm – 5.00pm
Free admission

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The exhibition then tours the UK until September 2022.
For more information about Craftspace national tour of We are Commoners

15 July 2021