Discover an exciting combination of art and education.
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is a non-profit art institution and registered educational charity based in Hackney, London. Founded in 2004, they are internationally recognised for their forward-thinking as well as their challenging exhibition programme. They have introduced a host of international artists to London’s public.
Every year the foundation also organises four challenging and thought-provoking exhibitions by British and international contemporary artists. Artists are working in various media, and are usually documented by an accompanying publication.
The foundation also holds various artist projects and engages with the public and neighbouring community through a full programme of educational events for children, young people and adults.
Furthermore, admission to all exhibitions at Parasol unit is free of charge. You can visit them at 14 Wharf Road, London, N1 7RW and also find out more about upcoming events on their website.
GreatArt – your art superstore
Art supplies, ideas and advice for all techniques.
GreatArt offers you art supplies for all techniques from:
- traditional fine art painting,
- graphic art,
- model making…
We offer an extensive range of stretched canvas and display products for exhibition, all the art supplies required to create your own bespoke canvases, as well as custom framing and mounting services from GreatArt Store. You’ll also find hundreds of articles and tutorials to browse in the online magazine.