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MK Arts Week - Festival Pass

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Arts Central - 106-108 Saxon Gate West

Norfolk House East (3rd Floor)

Milton Keynes

MK9 2DN

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This pass gives entry to all events at various venues, except the workshop on 29th and children`s workshops on 1st October.

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The second Milton Keynes Arts Week officially starts on Saturday 30th October with the Festival of Nations 2017 at Norfolk House, Central Milton Keynes, and continues until 8th October with the final event Art in Motion, again at Norfolk House. Westbury Arts Centre are hosting three pre-Festival events on Friday 29th September: a workshop, private view and small reception.

Building on last year`s success, there will be almost 100 exhibiting artists from Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire showing a great variety of artworks. Lovers of art get the chance to visit studios and exhibitions, maybe to buy directly from the local artists, thereby supporting art micro-businesses, art clubs and societies around Milton Keynes.


Besides the artists, musicians, dancers, film makers, body painters, and many others will contribute to this 9 day programme of creative experience:


Saturday 30th Sept 2017: Festival of Nations, a celebration of international dance, music, poetry, storytelling, photography, film, native dress, games, food and more! To celebrate Milton Keynes' 50th birthday, this year 50 nations will get involved. Norfolk House, MK9 2DN, 1pm - 9pm: FREE entry

Monday 2nd October: Street Photography, Learn the basics of street photography with photographer Lora Genova at and (if weather good) around Arts Central, Norfolk House, MK9 2DN, 5pm - 7pm: £5

Tuesday 3rd Oct: Craft Making Workshop, a creative afternoon with artist Maarika White focused on home decor. Stantonbury Campus, MK14 6BN, 4pm - 6pm: £5

Wednesday 4th Oct: Screening at MK11, 8 short movies will be screened and presented by their producers at MK11 Bar, Kiln Farm, MK11 3LH, 6pm - 10pm: £5

Friday 6th Oct: Art Fusion, Learn a language of fashion designers, visual artists and body painters. Come to watch our show of fascinating colours, costumes and light effects. A choreographed dance performance of 6 models in eye-catching costumes complemented by body painting. Led by Rinell James in cooperation with Dianita de La Cruz and her team. Norfolk House, MK9 2DN, 8-10pm: £7

Saturday 7th Oct: The Day for Dance, 45 min fun classes in contemporary, latin, swing and ceroc dance style under one roof! Live music at 7.30 pm. 2.30pm - 9pm, King’s Community Centre, Wolverton, MK12 5LY: £9

Sunday, 8th Oct: Raku Pottery Workshop. A family-friendly Raku pottery event where you can Paint your fish under the guidance of ceramicist Diana Tonnison, in her studio at 6 Weavers End, MK19 7PA. 11am – 4pm: £5

Sunday 8th Oct: Art in Motion, mixed-art performance event, back for a third time. Four painters each narrate as they complete a 15-minute canvas while dancers perform, musician interprets and audience respond. Preceded by a private view of exhibited art from 6.00pm; performance 7.30 – 9.30pm. Arts Central, Norfolk House, MK9 2DN: £5

Join the Private View & Drink Receptions. Meet the artists, performers, tutors, film makers. Bring friends, family and make the best of 9 days programme.

For full programme visit www.mkaw.org.uk


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