Leading international photography festival, FORMAT, is back in Derby in 2015 celebrating its 10th anniversary, bringing together the best of contemporary photography under the curatorial theme of EVIDENCE.
FORMAT has established a reputation for championing international photography and introducing new talents to the UK, attracting visitors from all over the globe.
With a general election and a new Government only a few months away, might this period of change present an opportunity for the arts and culture sector to come together to form a new contract for arts and culture? Continue reading
Twelve organisations across the North will benefit from the last round of the Arts Council’s small scale capital awards, our programme that invests in buildings and equipment to increase organisations’ resilience and enable them to offer improved experiences for both artists and audiences. Continue reading
45 Years, a feature film based on a short story published by Manchester -based Comma Press and directed by Andrew Haigh, has won two Silver Bear awards at the Berlinale International Film Festival. Continue reading
The Whitworth Art Gallery reopened on 14 February after a £15 million refurbishment that has transformed the 125 year old gallery and fully integrated it with the park. Nearly 18,000 visitors joined in the celebrations over the weekend – 2,000 more visitors than the gallery would record in an average month prior to closing.
ARTISTS! We’re having an Open Art Exhibition between 4th of April & the 2nd of May if you are interested & want details contact us by email & we’ll send you details and an entry form. firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively pop in & pick one up! CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: 20th March 2015
On Thursday 12 March 2015, at the Media Factory, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, a unique one day sound-event and collaboration between Circuit Bridges New York and UK artist Patricia Walsh.
At a one-day symposium in Birmingham, disability led visual arts organisation DASH will be asking awkward questions about diversity, shifting definitions and changing its place in the cultural mainstream. Continue reading