Call out for Relevant Reports and Research: the Impact of Young People’s Engagement with Heritage

Young People’s Engagement with Heritage Researchers at the Institute for Community Research and Development (ICRD) and Arts Connect at the University of Wolverhampton are carrying out research to explore young people’s engagement with their historic environment, working closely with colleagues at Historic England. We would be extremely grateful to either hear about and/ or receive…

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British Art Show 9 online teacher session

Tuesday 7th December 4.30-5.45pm Zoom: Register in advance here    Provoke BritishArtShow9! Is a creative lab for teachers, art educators and artists for the design of participatory methodology and youth-led artistic projects. During the online sessions we will focus on the opportunities and challenges of contemporary art through discussion and practical activities and explore how…

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Amped Up Art on Instagram

Amped Up Art on Instagram   This page is a platform for all young people to share contemporary art practices in the West Midlands, ideas and reviews across the UK. Images from young people, along with their captions, will be shared on our ‘story’ or ‘wall’, helping to amplify the voice of emerging artists and creatives…

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Change Festival 2021

CHANGE Festival Organiser Says Combat Climate Apathy with More Stories and Less Statistics Warwick Arts Centre 5-7 November, 2021   There will be no graphs of carbon levels, or maps of rising seas at this climate event. Instead CHANGE Festival 2021 will offer a broad programme of music, theatre, cabaret, family shows, discussions and workshops.…

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Call for Artists/Arts Organisations – Sculpture/Textiles

Artists/Arts Organisations Commission Fee: £18,300, plus £500 to mentor an Assistant Artist Deadline: Tuesday 30th November 2021, noon Untitled Project: to be developed in partnership with appointed artist/s   Commission Brief: We are looking for a sculpture/textile artist or an arts organisation to work with 10 schools across the West Midlands. Through this project (the title…

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Creative Digital Leadership Programme Event

Event with Participants from the Inaugural Creative Digital Leadership Programme Date: 11th November 2021, 10.00 – 15.30 Location: Online Cost: Free Creative Digital Leadership Pick and Mix Event Join us to discover how arts and culture professionals here in the West Midlands are exploring new ways of working artistically with innovative digital approaches, and how…

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