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Joy Pitts New Military Boots Exhibition

posted 19 Mar 2015, 16:58 by Suella Postles

Military Boots

Joy Pitts

Exhibition runs from 24th April – 14 May 2015 (closed at the weekends).

Please note the gallery is open Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm.

Lace Market Gallery

25 Stoney Street The Lace Market, Nottingham, NG1 1LP


0115 838 0672

Open Monday to Friday

10am – 4pm

Term time only


Art from people’s garments – GET INVOLVED!

FREE participatory workshop

Date: Monday 27th April 10am – 13:00pm and 14:00 – 17:00pm

Where: Lace Market Gallery, 25 Stoney Street, Nottingham, NG1 1LP

Artist Joy Pitts turns thousands of unwanted clothing labels into works of art and is inviting 450 participants to stitch a label for inclusion in her next creation. The completed labels will be used for the background of a portrait that will be unveiled later in the year. Joy Pitts, a multiple award-winning contemporary artist is offering this rare opportunity to be involved in her work as part of the BBC Get Creative Campaign. Drop into The Lace Market Gallery for ten minutes to participate and become part of this significant artwork.

All materials provided.

Joy Pitts Exhibition, ‘30,000 Used labels’ will take place at Lace Market Gallery from 23rd April until 13 May 2015.

This event is being organised by Lace Market Gallery and Joy Pitts, as part of BBC Get Creative. This event has not been organised directly by the BBC.

Get Creative is a major celebration of the nation's arts, culture and creativity. Led by BBC ARTS and What Next? in collaboration with a huge range of arts, cultural and voluntary organisations, everyone is invited to get involved and share their creative talents. Visit bbc.co.uk/getcreative to find out more.