Art, exhibition, Joy C Martindale, Textiles

Platforma 5

Lilacs In Bloom is on display in the Jarman Building  at the University of Kent until 28th October as part of Platforma 5 festival.

Drop in to see it if you can!

🌿 Platforma is a biennial festival showcasing local and national work about displacement and migration. 🌿

🌿 Visit for more information. 🌿

Work on display: Lilacs In Bloom (2019) by Joy C Martindale.

Lilacs In Bloom is a participatory artwork made in collaboration with survivors of modern-day slavery and human trafficking.  Working with paint and scraps of colourful cloth collected along the tidelines of the coast in Southeast Kent, we explored creativity as a means of being free in the moment to choose how to express thoughts, feelings and ideas.