Illumination extravaganza…. 15 artists come together to Create an extraordinary exhibition of light in an underground crypt. Illumini, curated by Jane Webb.
An electrifying new exhibition with a difference, starting with a opening night on the 4th Sept, which is complimented with a full evening of free live entertainment from fire performers, stilt walkers, jugglers, light shows. and performance artists, working with illumination taking place through out the crypt. This is no PV night, this is an evening where everybody is welcome, Illumini will not just showcase art it will entertain, introducing all communities that may not normally visit the arts to a different approach.
Illumini brings together a variety of artists, all sharing a passion for the subject of light. Set in the famous St Pancras crypt, these impressive pieces of artwork come to life in this desolate and unsettling environment. Come along to experience the illuminatory and dazzling effect this diverse collection of artwork has on the crypt’s dark environment.
Travel down abandoned corridors and venture into secret recesses to explore a wide variety of artwork. The pieces range from photographs and paintings depicting light, to sculptural works that literally glow; at once transforming the crypt’s murky and shadowy atmosphere like never before.