Star Walls is an exhibition of artwork curated by Elliott Ashton and inspired by the ‘Star Wars’ universe, in honour of Stuart Freeborn, the head special effects make-up artist of Star Wars who was born in Leytonstone. Artists taking part in the exhibition include Sarah Carpenter, Cristabel Christo, Jeff Cox, dARTh, Rupert Greyling, Carne Griffiths and Maria Slovakova.
Accompanying the show are a series of other local events:
- More Star Wars inspired art at Artefacto Tattoo Studio (16 May to 9 June)
- Mural by Jim Vision across from the gallery (painting on 19 May)
- ‘Star Walls Cantina’ (indoor market and fancy dress party) at Luna Lounge (25 May, 1:00 pm to 1:00 am)
- ‘Create your own creatures, monsters and aliens’ workshop and talks at Leytonstone Library (8 June, 12:00 to 5:00).
For more information have a look at the show’s Facebook page.