Image Frank Kent Lot No. 52 Untitled, Three small paintings, Acrylic On Canvas

PRIMARY in partnership with Nottingham Trent University are hosting an evening fundraising auction with nearly 60 works for sale from PRIMARY resident artists and Nottingham Trent University graduates to international works specially flown in for the event. All bidding will begin at £20.00 excluding VAT and there are lots of ways to pay, cash, cheque, Paypal and we can accept credit & debit cards to.

Thursday JULY 4th Auction Evening Events and Activities

17.30 Doors Open – Works available for viewing and Wayne Burrows will be providing the ‘viewing’ music
17.30 – 19.00 Mrs Ricks Cupboard will be open to view work by Derek Sprawson

18.00 – Bar Open with specially devised cocktails from Joff & Ollie
18.20 – 19.00 AUCTION SLOT 1 (LOTS 1 – 16) Guest Auctioneer 1: MATT CHESNEY, Director of Backlit

19.00 - Le Pain à la Main – Gourmet Pizzas, All studios are open to visit, DISPLAY showing work by NTU Student Lucy Hodgkiss
19.10 – Reading from Wayne Burrows, Project Space 2
19.10 – Performance begins by Effy Harle – Effy has presented “Uniform” for Primary auction which was originally designed and fabricated by the artist for her exhibition earlier this year at Surface Gallery. ‘The Community… That Never Comes’ was a durational performance piece where participants endured both physical and mental exercise in an attempt to regenerate failed ideas of utopia. With her current performance she is recreating a similar scenario, using Primary’s ground and history as a site for education to explore notions of human conditioning.
19.10 – Tour of Building led by resident Artist Rebecca Lee, meet in PS1
19.45 – 20.30 AUCTION SLOT 2 (LOTS 17 – 41) Auctioneer 2: Guest Auctioneer, Primary resident artist Simon Raven
20.35 – All studios are open to visit and view DISPLAY showing work by NTU Student Lucy Hodgkiss
20.35 – Tour of Building led by resident Rebecca Gamble, meet in Project Space 2 at 20.35
21.00 – 21.45 AUCTION SLOT 3 (Lots 42- 58) Guest Auctioneer, Artist Marek Toblewski
21.00 Performance ends by Effy Harle
21.50 Performance by Simon Raven
21.50 til lateish….Music from Jim Brouwer, Simon Raven, Rebecca Lee and Wayne Burrows


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