Support continues to grow for Exeter City Council's expression of interest to the 'Great Place Scheme'. The Scheme is co-sponsored by Arts Council England, Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic England and will award 12 locations in England with additional support and additional investment to help 'embed arts, culture and heritage in local plans and decision-making'. …Continue
Added by Martin Thomas on September 26, 2016 at 11:00 — No Comments
“Superbly curated with intellectual and emotional punch” - K Shaw, Artist
“Pioneering” – Dani Garavelli, Scotland on Sunday
From the makers of Project AfterBirth comes:…Continue
Added by Mila Oshin on September 15, 2016 at 10:31 — No Comments
There's been a great response from the culture sector and beyond to the news that Exeter City Council is making a case to the 'Great Place Scheme'. Organisations have been sharing the Open Letter and City Council press release on their websites, newsletters and social media. Additional organisations have added their support to the Open Letter supporting the expression of interest and this is below.…Continue
Added by Martin Thomas on September 12, 2016 at 16:17 — No Comments
Half way through the four days of the national Heritage Open Days and still plenty to see this weekend! Exeter has really embraced the national annual event - almost 50 locations with 80 different openings across the four days. Visit the link for more details and a downloadable brochure.
Added by Martin Thomas on September 9, 2016 at 18:30 — No Comments
Exhibition at The Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Bovey Tracey
Souvenirs from Home brings together work produced in the three-year touring project ‘Home Ground’. An exhibition and workshops travelled to six towns across the UK whose football clubs have nicknames linked to their traditional craft industries: these are Sheffield United (The Blades), Crystal Palace (The Glaziers), Stoke City (The Potters), Luton Town (The Hatters), Macclesfield Town…Continue
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Assistant Centre Director (maternity cover)
From mid-November 2016 to August 2017, with possible extension.
Would you like to work for the UK’s leading creative writing charity, helping to run our writing centre in Devon?
Arvon is now recruiting for an Assistant Centre Director to be a key member of our team at Totleigh Barton, Devon. Each week the team at Totleigh Barton hosts creative writing courses and retreats at the centre, a…Continue
Added by Mary Morris on September 6, 2016 at 16:39 — No Comments
Exploring interfaces between the human body and the geological world.
Exhibition: Thornlea, University of Exeter, 8-9 September, 10am-6pm
Site-Specific performances: 9 September. Meet at 5pm outside Thornlea
Curated in the context of an international cross-disciplinary research network led…
Added by Joao Florencio on September 6, 2016 at 7:13 — No Comments
You will probably have seen the news story already picked up about the plans to bid for the Great Place Scheme. This is an initiative which is a major part of the Government proposals for culture first published in March.
Launched by Arts Council England, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Historic England, the Scheme is offering up £1.5 million to each of 12 pilot areas to enhance arts and cultural activities. In addition, the three…Continue
Added by Organic Arts on September 2, 2016 at 13:36 — No Comments
Looking for a Studio? A range of studios of differing sizes to suit all kind of arts and artists are currently available at EVA Studios, Alphinbrook RD, Marsh Barton EX2 8TH Exeter, Devon. We are a small charity dedicated to letting the cheapest arts space in Exeter as well as creating a creative community of artists, so if you fancy creating in a space of your own, contact either the office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or the trustees directly at…
Added by Matthew Hammond on September 1, 2016 at 14:33 — No Comments