The Open Air Drawing Room

Category: Show Related artist: Eric MacLennan

The project is an example of socially engaged art practice crossing boundaries between performance and painting. Commissioned by the Turner Contemporary and Applause Rural Touring it has culminated in a monumental painting and outdoor photographic installation celebrating the collective effort. The work was originally exhibited at Turner Contemporary in the autumn of 2019.

It is an on-going project. Next appearing at GDIF 2020 and Henley Festival 2021

Next exhibition: Stephen Lawrence Gallery. Summer 2021

The Open Air Drawing Room

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Show Details

  • Date Created: 2019
  • Length: 30 minutes
  • Performance area: Circular space with 4 metre diameter.
  • Approx. get-in / get out: 10 minutes
  • Number. of people on road: 2
  • Workshops available: Yes
  • Scale: Small scale
  • Capacity: Under 500
  • Availability: Has touring availability
  • Language: Non-text based
  • Audience type: All audiences, all ages

Our Videos

Eric MacLennan pitches The Open Air Drawing Room at XTRAX/SIRF 2021 Outdoor Arts Showcase
The Open Air Drawing Room - Promotional Video