25, June 2013 - 11, July 2013
Exhibitions, games & workshops at LCB Depot and Makers' Yard
An Indian Summer Festival, Thurs 27th - Sun 30th June 2013
An Indian Summer takes place in the fabulous Cultural Quarter of Leicester. It is an annual festival that gives people the chance to experience the varied culture of India. You will witness an enthralling mixture of film, food, music, dance, literature, talks, games, workshops, activities and exhibitions that will blow you away!
See these Indian Summer exhibitions
at LCB Depot:Ha-Hath-Hathi : Indian Summer of 1000 suns - on show until July 5
An extraordinary exhibition made by human hands, or was it the elephant?Indian Ink - on show until September 30
Leicester Print Workshop teams with Indian Summer to present two exhibitions in the LCB Depot Print Room, from artists Sat Kalsi and Kishan Patel.The Great Wall of India - on show until July 11
India - the big picture - as never seen before. Photos collected from the local community, displaying their experiences and impressions of India.Bollywood Mural - on show until July 11
Watch as a mural is created over the course of the Festival in the now dying art of the Bollywood movie poster.
Also, LCB Depot will host Indian Summer workshops
:Make and Take Sessions - Press mould clay casting, block printing, lantern and mask making
At Makers' Yard, 82 Rutland Street, Sat 29th & Sun 30th 11am-4pm, freePhotography and frame decoration, bookmarks, bunting, and bracelets
At LCB Depot, Sat 29th & Sun 30th 11am-4pm, free
Plus, Games for Fun
at LCB Depot on Sat & Sun from 12pm - tyre stick race, marble games, Bhameru, Ludo, giant snakes & ladders
Want to try feltmaking
? Felt4artsake at Makers Yard is running a one-day Felting Workshop
for adults on Friday 28th June 1-4pm, £8
Visit the Indian Summer website
for more info and updates.