Lighting up Medway’s Hopes & Dreams at The Pentagon Centre

Ideas Test and Chatham-based artist Xtina Lamb are helping Medway bring the light of Hopes & Dreams to The Pentagon Centre this holiday season. In a year that has seen many changes and challenges, local arts organisation Ideas Test wants to team up with ordinary – and extraordinary – people in Medway to create lanterns… Continue Reading

Photo: Parts of Xtina Lamb's Sea Plastic Songlines exhibition

Sea Plastic Songlines – exhibition by Xtina Lamb

Xtina Lamb brings the raw materials, experiments and finished pieces from her new work using sea plastic found washed up along the shoreline of the Isle of Lewis in Scotland to Sittingbourne.  By cutting up, reforming and melting the materials she has collected, Lamb transforms this man made detritus into exquisite artworks that describe the extraordinary natural vibrancy of the shoreline the plastic has polluted.