We’re taking a little break at INTRA over the Easter weekend, but will be opening again as normal on Tuesday 18th. In the meantime we hope you like the display of decorated eggs in our window.
During January INTRA took part in the annual Medway Photo Festival as one of several neighbouring venues to host photography students from UCA Rochester.
The ‘4:38’ exhibition at INTRA featured work by fashion photography students presented on two themes ‘The Gig’ a fashion after-party, and ‘Tellus Mater’ juxtaposing the beauty and destruction of nature .
The Wayzgoose Print Fair returns to INTRA on Saturday December 10th with a fine assortment of hand printed artworks, textiles and gifts for sale made by artists working at Medway Fine Printmakers, our print studio. Plus free letterpress and Risograph activities to print your own souvenir card, and our popular tombola where you can win a selection of fabulous (and ridiculous) prizes including a screen printmaking course for 20p!
Rikard Österlund has developed a wonderful photographic side to INTRA’s creative offerings, from hosting the Rochester incarnation of Photobook Club, using our workspaces as a location for photo shoots, and to his recent amazing experiments with wet plate collodion – one of the earliest photographic processes.
June sees the launch of the first ever Medway Print Festival, an exciting new event featuring some of the key art institutions in the Medway area. Across two weeks, 9th to 26 June, there will be exhibitions, a print fair, courses, and printmaking activities for all ages. This year’s participating venues are: Rochester Art Gallery Sun Pier House …
We’re excited by the new workshops coming up at INTRA, led by north Kent based designer-maker Rosanna Clare Gethin who makes beautiful accessories and jewellery from wood and leather. Rosanna’s designs use geometric shapes and patterns and she loves to repurpose items that would otherwise be thrown away, often using offcuts and recycled materials. Kicking off with two evening classes 6pm – …
The Rochester wing of the Photobook Club holds monthly forums at INTRA where photographers, creatives and anyone else interested can join in to have conversations about influential and inspiring photobooks.