University of Portsmouth, Creative and Cultural Industries staff and students are being offered the opportunity to take part in Journeys Festival International 2018, by becoming a Look Up artist for Leicester.
Look Up is a high impact, outdoor gallery, produced by ArtReach as part of Journeys Festival International, where artworks are scaled up to large format and exhibited high up on the exteriors of buildings across the city. The Festival is seeking applications from an artist/artists to create 6-8 artworks for the 2017 Look Up exhibition in Portsmouth. This is a paid commission with an inclusive fee of £1,500 offered.
Directed by Evi Stamatiou, a lecturer in the School of Media and Performing Arts, #refugeeswelcome is a response made by sixteen Musical Theatre students at the University of Portsmouth to artist’s Nikos Papadopoulos’ work Plasticobilism, which was exhibited in outdoors spaces in Portsmouth during the event Look Up.