Art - Humber to the Wash Open Art Exhibition
6th June until 6th September - Barton upon Humber, DN18 5JT - Tel: 01652 660380
Humber to the Wash Open Art Exhibition at The Ropewalk. This biennial show draws artists from the region including East Yorkshire, Hull, North and North East Lincolnshire and Norfolk. This year the guest selectors are Lisa Moran, the arts and theatres contract manager for North Lincolnshire Council and Adele Howitt, a practicing artist and co-director of Studio Eleven in Hull.
Exhibitions - Voices from the Inside
14th June until 31st August - Doddington - Details: www.doddingtonhall.com
During this summer of Magna Carta celebrations, Doddington Hall is staging a fascinating exhibition of quilts and needlework entitled ‘Voices from the Inside’. A series of inspirational workshops has also been created. The exhibition will explore what it means to be ‘inside’ and the power of stitchwork to communicate, rehabilitate and heal. Curated in partnership with Fine Cell Work (the charity that trains men and women in prison to do high-quality, paid needlepoint), there will be several pieces made by prisoners, alongside other works made by nuns, carers, invalids, soldiers and artists. Open Wednesday, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays 12 to 4pm. Last entry 3.30pm.
Days Out - Lincoln By The Sea
20th July until 6th August - Lincoln City Square
The beach comes to Lincoln City Square, complete with deckchairs, special appearances from Punch and Judy and of course lots of sand!