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Children & Families

Saturday Studio


Saturday Studio

Saturday 13 January / 1-3pm / £1 per person on the door* 

For 5+ year olds and their families


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This January’s Saturday Studio explores one of the most important elements of our city... its people! Borrowing a term used by the Milton Keynes Development Corporation, ‘the people are the city’, we’ll explore personal histories, citizenship and what it means to be part of this place we call Milton Keynes. 


Big 'Potato Head' artist Carlos Cortes invites you to reinvent yourself by making your own Potato Head puppet. All the 'Potato Head People' will then set off together in an adventure of exploration and fantasy storytelling. We will play snake and ladders with the Public Art Map of Milton Keynes, sharing old stories and inventing new ones. We will play with the past and invent a new city for the future. 

Be ready to make your contribution! Be ready for the MK Potato Head Revolution. 



City Club

City Club is an ambitious proposal to animate the public spaces surrounding MK Gallery and the northern end of Midsummer Boulevard. For the next 18 months, the Learning team will use the three main themes of City Club (garden, piazza and playground) as a means to explore how we use public space in Milton Keynes and how, as a community, we can engage with MK Gallery’s exciting expansion plans.



Places are limited, and booking essential. Ensure you book the correct number of child tickets for children that you need and adult tickets for adults. The charge is payable on the door, but due to the popularity of the sessions, please reserve your tickets online. Thank you. 



City Club




January 2018


What is Saturday Studio?

Saturday Studio introduces art in all its forms offering intriguing artist-led activity through which we invite you to join in, explore, question and create whilst working together as a family.  


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