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Dirtyface Presents Live Art

Here at VNA we love Sheffield, it’s a city of excellence and local residents Dirtyface are always pushing to present the best of what it has to offer.

The 11th October sees Dirtyface present a night of getting up close and personal with renowned artistic talents including Guy McKinley, Tom J Newell, Craww and Jo Peel, who will all be live mural painting, as well as a live link up from New York with the legendary Jon Burgerman. And all these other great things..

• Character creation – get involved and create your own Dirtyface character with Jon Boam
• Interactive colouring wall, featuring Nick Deakin and the people of Sheffield
• Dirtyface Book – self portraiture
• Get Perspective featuring the art of Rob Lee
• Live Screen Printing provided by Crow and Dunnage
• Facetime portraiture with Mr Silvester
• Music by DJ Andy H from Sheffield’s Tuesday Club,
• Bar provided by Thornbridge

If you’re in Sheffield you’d be mad to miss out. Plus it’s entirely FREE and held at the Millennium Gallery from 7.30pm

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Jo Peel 'In the Mean Time'

This really interesting animation created on the wall of Village Underground popped up on our radar recently. Entitled ‘Things Change’ and painted over 3 weeks by the talented Jo Peel, this is an insightful commentary on the construction and in turn decay, of our urban landscape.

If you like what you see there is now a chance to see some static work from her as her solo exhibition ‘IN THE MEAN TIME’ opens at the Ben Oakley Gallery in Greenwich on the 15th June. On show will be a new set of work on canvas and there will also be a limited edition print release by Jo on the evening of the private view.

Well worth checking out!