The House of Fairy Tales Light Show
An exhibition of artworks inspired by and filled with light
Martin Richman, Joseph Kosuth,
Gavin Turk, Fiona Banner, Kirsten Reynolds
Gallery open by appointment.
Art Viewing with talks - Thursday 9th January.
Family Day - Saturday 11th January - light workshops for children.
The Day of BooksA FREE day of exploring, making and publishing books - 14 fantastic books were made over 5 hours by 30 happy people.
The Light Show
30th November workshops and performances 3pm to 8.30pm
then dancing till midnight
A spectacular afternoon and evening of de-light-ful fun...A luminescent v i s u a l f e a s t of a light experience as part of the Canning Town Light Night festival organised by our friends Brickbox. The highlight of our 'Light Show' was a spectacular theatrical light and musical performance by the wonderful Bishi.
For more information about our successful kickstarter campaign to launch our Childrens Art Circus in Canning Town click here
News from the last few months
Us good folk of The House of Fairy Tales are going to have a super busy year out in your land, now we have temporarily settled our space ship on the roof of a warehouse in The Town of Cans out in the region of Newham. We hope you will come and play with us on our journey which is going to take us through the Wilderness, in and out of Forests, around Castles and Crofts, in and around the Time machine portal of the Loxfords, through the fortress of the Barbican and out into the vibrant plantations and frontiers of Elizabeth your Queens Park.
NEWS FLASH...We hope to open our doors to the worlds first permanent art school for children later this autumn. We will send news in our usual fashion working with our Carrier Pigeon team and the energies of the 12 dimension at no inconvenience to you [training given].
...Our Time Travellers Convention on 25th of May at the Loxfords in Islington was a fantastic success with over 450 children passing through the Door of Dimensions...download our resource pack for more fun
We would like to thank our fantastic sponsors Victorinox for enabling us to construct our new website and develop our radical new children's online playper The HoFT Examiner which will be launched in June with a unique new mythology for the forests in partnership with the Forestry Commission.
Also thanks to our benevolent hosts Cathedral Group for enabling us to have such an amazing HQ in Canning Town for 2013 and beyond. With their continued support we look forward to innovative and exciting research projects within Newham for the foreseeable future.