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Blackburn Cathedral Exhibition

15 April, 2015

Year 9 artwork is being exhibited at Blackburn Cathedral as part of the ‘Fields of Poppies: Zones of Conflict: Hopes for Peace’; an exhibition of Art and Poetry running from 23rd April until 27th May 2015.

The artwork is a based on World War One and the Christmas Truce. Students created mixed media work on canvases where they experimented with a range of paint techniques, Photoshop and collage. The artwork gives the sense of memory through portraits of World War One veterans in scrapbook style compositions.