Join Friends of Cromford Canal for a special Pop Up Exhibition on the Birdswood Canal Boat.

Derbyshire Artist Tracey Meek has undertaken an artist residency on Birdswood; taking boat trips along Cromford Canal recording her journey to create a series of 3D collages to form a bespoke pop-up exhibition and map of attractions.

The exhibition will be showcased on the boat for just three hours on 1st November.

There also be a chance to make your own collage to take away.

To accompany the exhibition, dream-pop post-folk band Haiku Salut Derbyshire have created an atmospheric soundscape.

Friends of Cromford Canal will be serving hot drinks and there will be activities in the ground floor of the Gothic Warehouse.

Wheatcroft’s Wharf Cafe will be open too, serving drinks and snacks

Gothic Warehouse is Wheelchair Friendly with an accessible toilet
Birdswood is not suitable for Wheelchairs.

This event is free of charge thanks to funding received by National Lottery Heritage Fund and Arts Council England for the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site Great Place Scheme and is produced by Beam.

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