Emma Wyeth had a special reason for visiting the new lifeboat station at Cowes. Her painting won a competition open to all schools in the Cowes and East Cowes area, run by the station as part of the RNLI’s recent nation-wide SOS Day.
A new playwriting competition has been launched to encourage people of all ages to put pen to paper, and see their work brought to life on stage.
Dozens of children and adults have been busy making preparations for what promises to be the most exciting and original community winter event on the Island this season: 1st December at Totland, The West Wight Community Fireshow.
Quay Arts kick-off the Winter/Spring season with an exciting 13 week cross-disciplinary collaborative exhibition by 2012 graduates from Southampton Solent University School of Art & Design.
A piece of art work chosen by the public to celebrate the life of a famous Isle of Wight resident will be officially revealed on Monday 26th November.
An interesting photographic exhibition titled “Garden of Eden”, by Polish/Canadian artist Andrzej Maciejewski, has opened at Dimbola Museum & Galleries on the Isle of Wight.
Good news for Islanders focused on their photography! Following an extended ‘Gap Year’ the Isle of Wight Photographer of the Year Competition and Awards (IWPOY) will return in January 2013.