Rivers of the World

Rivers of the Wold is a two year international art and education project delivered in partnership with the British Council. 

The two-year programme involves the pupils learning about their local river in the first year, learning about a river in another country in the second. The project encourages young people to explore and reflect on local and global issues, giving them the experience to build the skills they need for life and work in a global society. Working with an artist or designer who has been trained by our lead artist Shona Watt, pupils learn and gather ideas that are channelled creatively into drawings, paintings, photographs and other visual media. These are transformed into a collection of large-scale works of art. The artworks are then curated and exhibited in galleries, along the River Thames walkway, schools across the UK and around the world in partner countries.

 

DSC_0022.jpg 20210630_122949385_iOS.jpg DSC_0032.jpg DSC_00143.jpg 20210630_123037637_iOS.jpg DSC_0025.jpg DSC_0051.jpg DSC_00351.jpg DSC_00161.jpg DSC_00433.jpg DSC_00543.jpg DSC_0055.jpg DSC_00313.jpg 20210630_123036302_iOS.jpg DSC_00383.jpg

Share this post

Tel: 020 8310 7000 Email: enquiries@woolwichpoly.co.uk
Registered Office: Hutchins Road, London, SE28 8AT
Woolwich Polytechnic School is operated by POLYMAT which is a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales. Reg no. 9078530