FEAST… in Camberwell

A stunning celebration of South London talent by Owen Rice

camberwell Arts are hosting their 21st annual festival in June, an incredible achievement and a tribute to the strength of the creative movement in south London.

Camberwell Arts Festival mixed media paul draper empress mews

Mixed media by Paul Draper of Empress Mews

FEAST promises to bean indulgence of fine art, food and inspiration running from 20th to 28th June, a week packed full of open studios, public art commissions, exhibitions and fringe performance all surrounded with international foodie delights.

Public Art – ‘Picnic Benches’
Nine local artists have designed picnic benches to adorn Camberwell’s parks and public spaces with colour, imagination and something to sit on!

Camberwell Arts Festival Trombone Jerome Brooklyn Communion Bar

Trombone Jerome from Brooklyn will be playing at the Communion Bar

Art Commissions
Five artists have created new work specifically for FEAST including Tom Leighton who’s photographs ‘The A to Z of Sweets: A Hansel and Gretel Trail through Camberwell’ explores nostalgia through the a pop culture lens. Follow the clues on a sweetie trail and find your own favourite childhood treats.

The Camberwell Open
An open exhibition for local artists at all levels at the Camberwell Leisure Centre, Artichoke Place from 5th to 28th June.

Open Studios
One hundred local artists, designers and galleries open their doors to share their craft (includes jewellery, sculpture, print and other media) to the general public. Works will also be on sale too.

Camberwell Arts Festival Stand up comedy fringe event

‘Comedy in the Sun’ Fringe event

#MadeInCamberwell: Arts & Food Market 20 June 2015
On Camberwell Green the craft-fair, streetfood market and a regular Farmers Market all unite to feed the stomach, the head and the heart on the same day. Let’s hope the sun shines and the opening day is a feast – in every sense of the word.

Camberwell Arts Festival
20th – 28th June
Multiple sites including
Camberwell Green and Camberwell Leisure Centre
w: www.camberwellarts.org.uk

Camberwell Arts Festival painting mark mclaughlin clockwork studios

Painting by Mark Mclaughlin of Clockwork Studios

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