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Spare Tyre's Scratches showcase provocative and abrasive new writing from emerging writers aged 70+. Join us as Spare Tyre writers explore ageing: looking back, looking forwards, looking towards...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:18:53 GMT

Merlin Ramos Artist Talk & Workshop

In the final weekend of our Inaugural Exhibition, Processed Space, join exhibiting artist Merlin
Ramos at Lacey Contemporary Gallery, for an exclusive insight into his process and practice in

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:04:14 GMT

The Iron Road- a talk by Christian Wolmar

One of the UK’s leading transport commentators and author Christian Wolmar will be talking about how the railways and the London Underground changed London at an evening event called The Iron...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:05:05 GMT

Catharsis: A symbiosis of science and art

Gabriel Fine Art and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity present an inspiring and thought provoking exhibition with a mix of drawing, photography, painting, sculpture and an interactive...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:43:48 GMT

Learn Augusto Boal's Theatre and Therapy

RAINBOW OF DESIRES 1: An introduction to Boal's "Theatre and Therapy"
Friday 7th November – Sunday 9th November 2014 Led by Adrian Jackson, the artistic director of Cardboard...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:23:36 GMT

Portrait Sculpture 5 Saturdays in November

Join Hazel Reeves SWA FRSA at the Sussex Sculpture Studios for 'Portrait Head in Clay' (5-days). 'Portrait Head in Clay' - Saturdays - Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Sussex Sculpture Studios, Billingshurst,...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:51:52 GMT

Arcade of Fools

An immersion into the world of The Fool! Improvisationary theatre from the Heart!
Think you know what fooling is? Think again! Come along to any or all of the 5 days of foolish workshops and...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:19:38 GMT

DIY Art Show & Pop Up Space

Alternative Press are popping up in Greenwich this weekend with a DIY Art Show, Zine Outlet, workshops and screenings!
@ 139 Greenwich South Street, SE10 8NX
Open from 11am - 6pm as a creative hub...

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:10:31 GMT

NEW Drama & Performance Workshops

An exciting new series of Drama & Performance workshops presented by Regional Voice Theatre.
These workshops will explore the dynamics of street theatre and outdoor performance. We'll have fun...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:47:12 GMT

ARTIST CALL FREE 'Stack' themed online exhibition

Free Selected Open Call 
All artists are invited to submit for a digital based exhibition.
This means that works are submitted electronically therefore can include aspects of most...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:17:06 GMT

The Influence Machine at Black Country Echoes

Black Country Echoes is a major festival celebrating the manufacturing heritage of the Black Country from the early 20th century to the present day. Featuring major exhibitions, events and...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:25:12 GMT

Art & Soul in Action

EVENT: Art & Soul In Action
A free afternoon of creativity and wellbeing
Saturday 1st November
2-4pm (drop in)

Come and explore your creative side with a range of...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:48:16 GMT

Making it in December: An Introduction to Video Poetry

This workshop will take participants on a journey through the world of poetry reinterpreted in video techniques.
During the workshop participants will produce one or more poetry...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:40:51 GMT

Free online course in devising theatre

Theatre Aid was founded to train and mentor performers who want to create their own work for stage.
Making Theatre Happen is an online course that will show you how to start creating your work...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:18:17 GMT

Capturing the East Riding Photo Competition Now Open

The second Capturing the East Riding Amateur Photography Competition is now open for entries.
This time, the theme of the contest is @Work, Rest and Play – Capturing Life in the East Riding....

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:13:29 GMT

Public Art Commissions

Artfelt is seeking expressions of interest for phase one of its arts strategy in a major development at Sheffield Children's Hospital.
We are currently tendering for three projects in the new main...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:05:25 GMT

Peer Group Mentoring

Artquest are running two seminars on the subject of Peer Mentoring open to all artists
Peer Mentoring: Session 1Date: Saturday 25 October 2.30pm – 4pmVenue: Treasure House...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:59:17 GMT

Light In The Lens

Location : Block B, 2 Bracknell Boulevard, Cain Road, Binfield, Bracknell, RG12 1LF
Dates : 8th Nov – 12th Nov 2014
Open : 10am – 3pm Daily
Cost : Free Public Admission

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:58:45 GMT

Neon Workshops: One Day Intensive

Six participants will be taught by two neon makers, and learn everything from transcribing ideas into neon drawings to filling their glass forms with gas.  At the end of the day everyone takes...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:55:35 GMT

Enter your media productions into Learning on Screen awards

The 2015 Learning on Screen awards are open for entries.
Now in its eleventh year, Learning on Screen is the only UK awards that celebrate the educational value of media production.
Run by the...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:44:40 GMT

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