Kurt Schwitters' last Merzbau: The Elterwater Merz Barn

Artist Charlie Whinney at the Merz Barn

PROGRAMME

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Monday 22nd – 25th August
Charlie will be making a series of new works in and around the Merz Barn, including large-scale steam-bent wood installations.

Friday 26th August
A Longboard-making course in Charlie’s studio in South Lakes LA11 6SH. Make a unique high-performance longboard to your own design and learn about steam-bending and laminating wood. £125 each, please see http://www.charliewhinney.com/courses for more details.

Saturday 27th August 11am – 5pm
High Speed Trees – Fulfil the basic human need of transportation using found materials including trees in ingenious ways. Ages 7+, children must be accompanied by an adult, free of charge, just turn up.

Sunday 28th August 11am – 5pm
Seminar – ‘Stupid Apes’. A series of short talks exploring haphazard urges and complex creative thoughts that have lead humans to dominate the natural world. BBQ at 7.30pm. All welcome, please email info@charliewhinney.com to book.

Monday 29th August 10am -12pm and 2pm-4pm
‘The Solutioniser‘ – Tell us your problems and we make you a fine art object to help. Sessions 20 minutes each, free of charge. Ages 16+, just turn up.

Author: https://www.facebook.com/MerzBarnLangdale/?fref=ts

The site where Kurt Schwitters created his last great Merz artwork

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