Socket artists at Bartons Carnival of Monsters 2014

Socket artists are getting ready to take part in the Carnival of Monsters Festival of Contemporary Art launching this weekend at the heritage Bartons site in Chilwell, Nottingham, a former old bus depot transformed into a performance and exhibition venue.Socket-at-Carnival-of-Monsters-2014

Carnival of Monsters 2014 will include work by over 40 artists, including Socket artists Barbara Clayton, Susan Greenaway, Paula McCann, Jane Pepper, Nicola Rae, Janet Turville, and Helen Williams, and runs for a fortnight from Sat 11th Oct until Sat 25th Oct. Admission is free, and opening hours are Sat, Sun 12.00–6.30pm  and Thur, Fri 10.00-6.30pm.

There’ll also be various weekend events including a Big Draw and OXJAM Beeston Takeover, plus a launch evening with bands and a bar on Saturday 11th Oct – see the festival website for more details, including more about the participating artists.