Participating artists were: Liam Ainscough, Donna Dowd, Sally Hayes, Thaleia Kavvada, Steph Shipley, Andy Smith, Alison Timmins and Ged Young.
As part of the town-twinning celebration between Bolton and Paderborn in Germany, a group of Fine Artists from the University of Bolton were recently selected to display their artwork at the prestigious Castle Park Forum of Young Art Space on the outskirts of the city, and have just returned from opening their first international exhibition, The Best of Bolton Fine Art. The invitation came from the Director of Culture at Paderborn Council, Christoph Gockel-Böhner in conjunction with Alan Buckingham, the BA and MA Programme Leader for Fine Art at the School of the Arts at the University of Bolton. Christoph visited Bolton earlier this year to meet the alumni artists in their studios at neo: artists at the heart of Bolton’s thriving fine art community. Here is a gallery of photographs: