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10:00 am Art & Ecology Event Day – Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve @ Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve
Art & Ecology Event Day – Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve @ Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Tout Quarry Sculpture Park & Nature Reserve – Portland Quarries Nature Park Event Wednesday 12th August – Day of free events Portland Sculpture & Quarry Trust and Dorset Wildlife Trust The Drill Hall Gallery & Project Space 10 – 1pm and 2 – 4pm Dreaming Heads Mask Making Workshop with artist Sarah Woodfine, for children and adults, exploring ideas of dreams and landscapes. (Meet 10 am Tout Quarry Car Park, end of Tradecroft to and also at the Drill Hall Gallery on Easton Lane where the mask making workshop will take place) __________________________________________________________________ Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve 12noon – 1pm – Dorset Wildlife Trust Walks – Plants, Butterflies and Geology 12noon – 1pm – Portland Sculpture & Quarry Trust – Sculpture interpretation walks and drawing sessions at Antony Gormley’s life size figure ‘Still Falling’ incised into the rock strata (whittled) falling through 250 million years of time. 1 – 2pm Explore mythical potential of caves & quarries with sound artists in Quarrymen’s shelter at Lano’s Bridge followed by projections at the Drill Hall. 2 – 4pm – Memory Stones Stone Carving Workshop in open air workshop. 4 – 5pm – ten to fifteen minute encounters with architect Nicholas Hawksmoor ( assistant to Christopher Wren) in Tout Quarry ( at Drill Hall if rain) – who is arriving from the Painted Hall at Greenwich to select Portland Stone for the Greenwich Hospital for Seamen and 6 other London Churches. __________________________________________________________________ The Drill Hall Gallery & Project Space 5...