13th – 22nd November 2014,

The Christmas Steps Gallery, Bristol

Opening Party – Wednesday 12th November

Closing Party – Saturday 22nd November

TOYS is an interactive exhibition of all things PLAYFUL and FUN. Featuring the work of over 30 contemporary artists and illustrators creating a mixture of printed and three dimensional toys, puzzles, knick knacks, games, whirligigs, mobiles, zim zams, plushies, doodads, fandangles and much more.
Created and curated by the childish minds of David McMillan, Jayde Perkin and Ed Cheverton.

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All work will be for sale for the duration of the exhibition, with all money made supporting The Wallace & Gromit Grand Appeal - The Bristol Children's Hospital Charity. The profits and donations will help support the amazing work this charity does in caring for sick children in the South West. To find out more about the charity visit their website here.

®Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal. Registered Charity No. 1043603 ©/TM Aardman/Wallace & Gromit Ltd 2014

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Adam Avery / Adam Higton / Alice Bowsher / Alice Astbury / A C Godliman / Amy Marsh / Aisling Marray / Billy / Cachete Jack / Charlotte Mei / Chrissie Macdonald / Clare Owen / David Biskup / David McMillan / Disa Wallander / Ed Cheverton / Elliot Kruszynski / Emily Nash / Gavin Strange / George McCallum / Graham Rawle / Isabel Greenberg / Jack Teagle / Jamie Jones / Jay Cover / Jayde Perkin / Jess Warby / Lauren Humphrey / Liam Barrett / Lily Alden / Marianna Madriz / Paul Roberts / Philippa Rice / Rachel McGivern / Raquel Lousley / Rob Hodgson / Rosie Brand / Wai Wai Pang


Ever wanted to make your own fantastical toys? Put on a puppet show, or play in a Jazz band? We're teaming up with children's magazine ANORAK, Small press JAZZ DAD BOOKS and Bristol's CHILDREN'S SCRAPSTORE to bring you a day of fun children's workshops. Bring your kids along and join several of our exhibiting artists on SATURDAY 15th for a full day of creating your own silly and amazing TOYS and INSTRUMENTS, with the day culminating in a parade around the Christmas Steps led by our Big Band Leader, JAZZ DAD and his famous Orchestra.

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