Launching City Arts’ 40th Anniversary Year

 

Friends, partners, dignitaries, specials guests and participants past and present joined the City Arts team to launch the organisation’s fortieth anniversary year. At the same time, we launched the new ‘art garden’ – an open space for creative activity – in the backyard of our building. We treated guests to ‘ruby’ themed drinks and food whilst they enjoyed an exhibition of work by Mike Sinclair and Carol Crowe. Mike used the screenprint facilities at Nottingham Community Arts & Craft Centre (the original City Arts!) in the early 1980s, producing posters for his various bands and Nottingham’s iconic Rock & Reggae festival. Carol used to work at the centre and is a former board member.  Long-time City Arts collaborator Chris Lewis-Jones…