This summer Iniva brings a deliciously fun mixture of ice cream, art and music to East London with Candy Pop and Juicy Lucy on Tour a new participatory art workshops and exhibition. toured in an ice ream van.
The project, run by artist Chila Burman, culminates in a Summer Ice Cream Party open to all on 18th August 2007, when the ice-cream van will be driven to Iniva and Autograph ABP’s soon-to-be-opened arts venue, Rivington Place. Inside the van a soundtrack mix of rap, reggae, bhangra and Punjabi folk music, will create a sensuous and fun environment in which to experience Burman’s mixed-media artwork whilst participating in family workshops and enjoying free ice-cream, served from the hatch throughout the day.
Candy Pop and Juicy Lucy on Tour will include three weeks of workshops for young Hackney residents held in a specially designed tent erected alongside Burman’s ice-cream van from 23 July – 10 August 2007. Their works will be exhibited at the Summer Ice Cream party.
Supported by Arts Council England and National Lottery, Awards for All.
With thanks also to Hackney Council Youth Service.