Chris O'Brien and Big Steps

Cavan Youth Arts Lab: Who we are?

Johnston Central Library
Farnham Centre
Farnham Street
Co. Cavan
H12 V3W4
2:45pm - 4:00pm
Event Type
Digital Media, Visual Art
Age Range
All Ages
Chris O'Brien and Big Steps

Young people from 8 to 18 years in Cavan Town are coming together on June 18th alongside their facilitators – Joanne Behan, Marilyn Pepper, Christine O’Brien, Heather Brett, Trina McCann and Mary Farrelly – to let their work across a variety of different media speak for itself.

Young people and their advocates from Youth Advocacy Programme have worked with sculptor Joanne Behan to create and share their clay figures.

Marilyn Pepper and her cross-community children’s after-school group are showing their visual art response to shared culture.

Chris O’Brien and Big Steps after-school group share their work around the themes of community, identity and home.

Heather Brett has been working with young women from the Cavan Traveller Movement on a mobile mural.

Mary Farrelly and Trina McCann and their performance group from Cootehill will display a digital snapshot of their dance and drama process in Cootehill.