Friday, 22 January 2010

Experimenting with Brad Downey in preparation for his workshop on Saturday 23rd January. Meet at Noise Lab at 11am to get involved

Noise Lab Tuck Shop

Noise Lab Tuck Shop open!

A Noise Lab we have our very own cafe with a twist, you can browse the signed art and exclusive books whilst sipping a cappuccino, or you can purchase a exclusive plushie or Jon Burgerman sticker pack whilst eating penny sweets and Sherbert Dib Dabs!

Yes that right we have a old skool Tuck Shop!
With cheap treats such as Disco Biscuits and Mars bars starting at 25p
to seabrook's crisps for a bargain 40p
to Tunnocks tea cakes and Caramel Wafers!
to Refreshers, Parma Voilets, Love Hearts and assorted Pick n' Mix bags.
which you can wash down with a can of Ginger beer.

just don't forget to brush your teeth!

Thursday, 21 January 2010

Why is David Parkinson Always Making a Mess?

David Parkinson, one of our Noise artists in residence, is completing a second piece in the Lab over the coming week. Not satisfied with creating an awesome piece in the entrance here he is making a 3D artwork on the first floor (and leaving small red marks everywhere in the process!)He will be painting live on Thursday 28th January. Check out more of David's work at

Friday, 8 January 2010

NOISE Free Arts Lab are looking for all manner of volunteers from artists to graphic designers to create labels and packaging for their products to those who want to learn how to run a gallery and behind the scenes work and of course the odd painting job. There really is something for everyone.

Tasks will include:
  • Stock Merchandising
  • Creating retail displays and pricing
  • Creating publicity materials
  • Street team marketing campaigns
  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • Exhibition installations
  • Working with guest artists and curators on one off events
  • Technical people also required for AV and PA set ups.

If you are looking for practical work experience in retail, arts venue management or other creative industries then this is an opportunity for you!
Training will be provided, as well as the chance to meet new people and add value to your CV.

The shop is open from 12pm until 8pm Tuesdays – Saturdays and from 12pm until 5pm on Sundays, and will need a team of volunteers for each day.
If you are interested in any of the above please email to tell NOISE more about yourself, when you are available and how you would like to get involved. Please include a copy of your CV when you contact NOISE.

Big Love
All at NOISE

Snow Business

NOISE Lab has been snowed under over Christmas but will re-open this weekend for legendary Illustrator, toy designer, sculptor, painter, animator and music maker PETE FOWLER.

Pete will be doodling onto the Noise Lab walls live on sunday and giving a inspirational presentation between 1pm-4pm.

The event is free so pop down and say hello! Pete will be avaliable to have a good chat and a cup of tea from NOISE Lab's own cafe all day. You can also bring your work down for Pete to have a look at as he will be open all day for questions and advice.

You can book yourself a guaranteed place at this great event through the following link:

Big Love from NOISE HQ

Lab Manager