LARGO ARTS WEEK
The second annual Largo Arts Week event will take place across the villages from Saturday 17th - Sunday 25th July, 2021. Artist studios will be open from 10am until 5pm. Much like art, music has an important place in our community. Combining both art and music the event bridges two creative styles as one. Visitors will be able to enjoy the artworks displayed in artist studios, listen to local musicians in a range of venues and enjoy street performers.
FOOD @ Largo Arts Week
There will be specialist food vendors available at this years Largo Arts Week.
'Los Buenos Amigos', Procaffeinate & Lily's Larder serving food on site.
Lily's Larder will be there everyday during the week.
All Vendors will be open and serving wonderful food at the Temple Park Park daily 11am - 4pm.
Alan Faulds - 'Obelisk'
Renowned Local Artist Alan Faulds, has produced a new Sculpture which will amount the Community Phone Box at the 'Orry' Car Park in Lower Largo. The 'Obelisk' work will be a major visitor attraction during and beyond Largo Arts Week 2021.
The Largo Painting Competition
The Largo Painting Competition; Drawing Challenge returns again this year where artists of all experiences and ages are invited to join us in and around Largo to produce a drawing or painting of this inspiring landscape.
The format will slightly differ with the competition running over 5 days to allow increased participation. Commencing on Saturday 17th July participants will require to register between 10.00 am and 12.00 noon each day at Largo Arts Hub at Durham Hall where we ask a nominal entry fee of £2. Your paper/canvas or sketchpad will be dated and stamped.
After choosing a location, each artist has a day to create an artwork using their own materials and working in any style, medium or size they wish. Completed works will be received up to 4.00pm each day and put on display in Durham Hall. Multiple entries are permitted. Judging will take place at 4.00pm on Thursday 22nd July with prizes awarded for 3 categories. Best young artist, public vote and overall winner.
Swans of the Beach - Raffle Ticket Draw
LAW BY THE NUMBERS
ARTS WEEK HIGHLIGHTS 2019
The inaugural Largo Arts Week event in 2019 embraced the talented local artisitic community along with special invited guests. The arts week provided a mixture of art, music, poetry, talks, family and Pop-Up events across ten-days. Some highlights captured below.
Special thank you from Largo Arts Week to all our generous sponsors