Share your Isle of Wight punk memorabilia for major exhibition

If you have any posters, pins, photos, artefacts or anything related to punk on the Island and its legacy that you’d like to loan as part of our punk exhibition, then get in touch with Quay Arts.

PUNK call out

Quay Arts are hosting an exhibition of Punk(ish) art this Winter in the West Gallery and are looking for punks past and present to get involved.

So if you have posters, pins, photos, artefacts or anything related to punk on the Island and its legacy that you’d like to loan as part of our punk exhibition, then get in touch!

PUNK exhibition dates: Sat 1st Dec 2018 – Sat 9th Feb 2019.

Exhibition install is Wed 28th – Fri 30th Nov. All works would need to be available for the duration and will be covered under Quay Arts insurance policy.

For more info, please email: [email protected]

Friday, 7th September, 2018 6:58pm

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elemental
A celebratory Punk Rememberance Event??? Here on IOW?? How utterly fantastic! I was on IOW when news of the death of Elvis Presley broke in the summer of 1977 & as a keen teen punk, I like others of my Punk ilk, sardonically celebrated the demise of the old school & affirmed our enthusiasm for the new, as Johnny Lydon et al traversed the Thames, “rocking ‘the… Read more »
ronan
Excellent, you’ll be the one to ask then – were there any island punk bands or any kind of punk movement on the island that might have generated “posters, pins, photos, artefacts or anything related to punk on the Island” ? Just wondering if anything of this ilk does exist. If there are photos of punks promenading up and down Sandown high street on a Saturday during… Read more »
elemental

PS Punk ‘pro’s The Meteors were here on the IOW in the summer, hosted at the excellent Ryde Town Clubhouse.Well done they too.

ronan

“anything related to punk on the Island and its legacy ”

Did punk reach the island? Were there any punk bands here, or did any include it on their tour? I’m not aware of any punk legacy here, and think you’ll have a tough job putting this together, but I may be pleasantly surprised.

CB500

Wow, Quay Arts. First Vegan food and now a punk exhibition. Which bandwagon is next? I seriously can’t think of a less punk venue! #Jazz