Ferrous Festival, Hereford, Herefordshire. Ferrous is Back from 5th - 7th April in High Town and around the city centre. In this
Ferrous Festival, Hereford, Herefordshire.
Ferrous is Back from 5th – 7th April in High Town and around the city centre.
In this year’s programme:
- Live Forging in High Town: your chance to try your hand at making a hot-forged metal seed marker to mark a special spot in your garden or favourite flower tub.
- Maylord Takeover: a range of exhibitions celebrating the blacksmiths’ art for the 21st century our seven pop-up galleries in Gomond Street
- Metal + Metal: a show of contemporary hot forged metal from Steneby in Sweden
- Measured Making: the brand new exhibition based on the submissions received in the 150 mm Challenge with works made by artists from around the world as well as local Herefordshire designer maker
- Alumni Exhibition: work by Toby Forbes Gower, Sam Pearce and Christian Vaughan-Jones
- Herefordshire Makers: exhibit the amazing work which takes place every day in Herefordshire
- Paul Mikula and Martha Jones: an exhibition showing the mandala made in an HCA masterclass under the expert tuition of Paul Mikula with a photo essay of the process by Martha Jones
- Celebrating the Natural Environment: the exhibition of tin plate tokens made by Herefordshire primary schools under the guidance of blacksmithing students from Hereford College of Arts
- Demonstrations: the artist in action – come and watch a piece of metal be transformed into something amazing before your eyes
- The 150 mm Challenge: the call to make something beautiful form a single piece of metal measuring 150 mm x 20 mm x 20 mm to which artists worldwide have responded and will be shown in the Measured Making Exhibition
- Photographic exhibitions of the blacksmithing process
- Talks and lectures about artist blacksmithing and the restoration of heritage pieces
- The Nowhere Forge, Hereford’s own travelling blacksmith will be located at various places around the city centre
Website: Ferrous 2019
5 (Friday) 9:00 AM - 7 (Sunday) 5:00 PM
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Hereford City Centre
Herefordshire, HR1 2AA