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Kirklees individuals & organisations receive Arts Council awards

Thu 02 Jul 2020

Kirklees individuals & organisations receive Arts Council awards

In response to the Covid-19 crisis the Arts Council announced in late March that its number one priority would be to provide urgent support to people working in the cultural sector and to England’s arts, museums and libr.....Read more

National Lottery Project Grants is returning

Wed 01 Jul 2020

National Lottery Project Grants is returning

The Arts Council have announced that after a brief closure of the fund in the immediate aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis, that the National Lottery Project Grants will be back later in July. Improvements to the fund a.....Read more

Huddersfield Virtual Food & Drink Festival- Business Opportunity

Mon 29 Jun 2020

Huddersfield Virtual Food & Drink Festival- Business Opportunity

Huddersfield Live have been working with Kirklees Council, to help with the reopening and recovery of the district as we emerge from lockdown. They would love you to join them and help spread the word about how fabulous .....Read more

Dwell Time

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Dwell Time

Dwell Time launch the second edition of their award winning art publication reflecting on mental wellbeing. Dwell time: The time a train spends at a scheduled stop without moving. Typically, this time is spent boardin.....Read more

Creative Scene launch Brigantia Artists North Kirklees

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Creative Scene launch Brigantia Artists North Kirklees

BANK is a new initiative from Creative Scene, bringing together the arts community in and around North Kirklees. A place for creative practitioners of all kinds who are interested in creative people and places, BANK .....Read more

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

And we can now announce the Winners of the 2020 Competition! The Winner of the ‘Bushey’ class is 'Horses at Rest' by Nick Edgeworth (attached). The Winner of the ‘Artists and Craft workers’ class is 'Metal Worker – Marr.....Read more

Great Get Together projection

Tue 23 Jun 2020

Great Get Together projection

The Great Get Together was this weekend, and on Friday night, artwork that depicted people's hopes, dreams and reflections on the #PowerOfCommunity was projected onto Dewsbury town hall alongside art by Graeme Banderia a.....Read more

Can arts and culture help us navigate the crisis of Covid-19?

Mon 22 Jun 2020

Can arts and culture help us navigate the crisis of Covid-19?

FREE WEBINAR This is a terrifying time for the arts and culture sector. Artists and organisations are concerned they won’t survive the next 12 months. Arts Council England have gathered leading artists and cultura.....Read more

'Living Artist of the Month' - Dougie Chowns

Sun 31 May 2020

'Living Artist of the Month' - Dougie Chowns

We are featuring Dougie as our first ‘Living Artist of the Month’. He was born in Watford and spent many years visiting the Bushey studios of Lucy Kemp-Welch and Marguerite Frobisher. He was recently in touch with the Mu.....Read more

Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees

Tue 26 May 2020

Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees

Are you a #Kirklees creative organisation or freelancer? Please fill out this survey by 31 May to have your say on how the coronavirus (Covid-19) has affected your work. We want to make sure Kirklees creatives are r.....Read more

New online course: COVID-19 Business Strategies

Mon 18 May 2020

New online course: COVID-19 Business Strategies

David says: “This course will empower you to generate new income in the short term, devise a new Business Formula, and potentially to transform your whole business model.” It has been designed for owners and senior ma.....Read more

Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey

Sun 17 May 2020

Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey

All creative organisations and freelancers in Kirklees, please take part in the Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus (Covid-19) Impact Assessment at www.leeds.gov.uk/creativesectorimpact The creative sector.....Read more

New Indie TV and Film Development Fund Launches

Fri 15 May 2020

New Indie TV and Film Development Fund Launches

The LEP and Screen Yorkshire join forces to support independent production companies in Leeds City Region Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (the LEP) in association with Screen Yorkshire is today announcing a.....Read more

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

Thu 14 May 2020

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

In response to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on music creators’ livelihoods, hcmf// is launching a Commissioning Fund campaign and an open call with the aim of providing five UK-based artists with a £1,000 commission.....Read more

Free Online Contemporary Dance Class

Sun 10 May 2020

Free Online Contemporary Dance Class

Free Online Contemporary Dance Class Platform – Instagram Live, ellieridance Teacher – Ellie Rimmer Style - Lyrical Contemporary Date – Tuesday, 12th May 2020 Time – 8pm – 8.45pm Ability – All abilitie.....Read more

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