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Queer Arts & Heritage Workshops

July 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Free

Blossom LGBT CIC is a non profit organisation operating across the United Kingdom with the mission to empower the amazing things that LGBTQIA+ young adults can achieve without the fear of discrimination.This manifests across a one to one mentoring scheme, workshops, and holistic wellbeing support.

This event is for people aged ABOVE 16 years old.

Wondering what kinds of topics we’ll explore?

Each workshop will cover a different unique aspect of LGBTQIA+ heritage, this includes:

Symbolism: Uncover the hidden meanings behind symbols that have shaped the queer community’s narrative. From ancient emblems to contemporary icons, explore the power of visual language.

Messaging: Discover the art of expressing identity and solidarity through various forms of messaging. Explore how words and images have played a crucial role in the LGBTQ+ movement.

Flags: Journey through the rainbow and beyond as we explore the significance of LGBTQ+ flags. From the iconic Pride flag to lesser-known symbols, understand the stories each flag tells.

Protest & Solidarity: Delve into the history of queer activism and protest. Understand the role of solidarity in fostering positive change and explore how art has been a powerful tool in advocacy.

Heritage Across the UK: Our workshops draw on extensive research across the United Kingdom to bring you a unique perspective on queer heritage. Learn about the stories, struggles, and triumphs that have shaped the LGBTQ+ community.

Venue

New House Art Space
Fays Passage
Guildford, GU1 4SQ
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