Norwich Arts Centre has managed the ShopArt! project (which places art into disused shop windows in Norwich City Centre) since Summer 2010. It launched in October 2010 and has seen some brilliant artists get involved, their work has been seen by thousands of people on Westlegate, Prince of Wales Road, St Stephen’s Street and Upper King Street.
ShopArt!LIVE is a very special one-off event which will bring together artists of many different styles with musicians and other performers to create a festival in a huge empty shop space.
The Neutrinos will be playing a various spots during the day (art happenings) and performing a very special show.
Bruce Lacey will be bringing R.O.S.A B.O.S.O.M (Radio. Operated. Simulated. Actress. Battery. Or. Standby. Operated. Mains) and the electric actors.
Other/ Other/ Other Live Art collective will be creating site specific live art works in the back wing of the building.
Onine HUNDRED – featuring Liam Ashley and Guy Jarrett, both second year NUCA students, will be creating a ‘illustration maze’ with a surprise at the end.
Print to the People – ShopArt! artist Vicki Johnson and the Stew print rooms will be doing live screen printing, creating artworks to take home with you.
Mesh – poster exhibition.
Poetry Takeaway will be available, convenient poetry for all occasions.
+ music from Unix + Eastern Straynotes + Cakes and Ale
+ walkabout performances
+ kids activities
+ Tea room