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World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Wed 08 Jul 2020

World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Everyone is invited to share their message of love in my art project that is happening now in The Piazza - look for the unit next to USC shoe store. The aim of this project is to give people an opportunity to talk ab.....Read more

Art Folio 2020 Winner

Tue 07 Jul 2020

Art Folio 2020 Winner

In June I found out that I had won the International competition Art Folio 2020 'Best in Show'..Read more

Come Play With Me Call out

Tue 07 Jul 2020

Come Play With Me Call out

Come Play With Me are putting together a compilation album featuring music by women, people of marginalised genders and LGBTQIA+ artists in Yorkshire. If you would like to apply, please see the submission form here: h.....Read more

National Lottery Project Grants is returning

Sun 05 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

Kirklees individuals & organisations receive Arts Council awards

Sun 05 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

Mikron launch fundraising appeal to reach historic 50th year

Fri 03 Jul 2020

Mikron launch fundraising appeal to reach historic 50th year

With no income from shows, no shop, no programmes or raffle due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Marsden based Mikron theatre are currently looking at a shortfall of £48,337.49 for next year. Many of you will know that we.....Read more

Lockdown film competitions

Thu 02 Jul 2020

Lockdown film competitions

COVID 19 - ANIMATION AND SHORT FILM FILM COMPETITIONS Holmfirth Film Festival plans to return later this year (19-23 November) with another long-weekend of screenings and events. We're currently running a short film .....Read more

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Wed 01 Jul 2020

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Rowland Wheelwright was a painter and illustrator who studied at the Herkomer School of Art in Bushey from 1891-93, and where he became acquainted with Lucy Kemp-Welch. Using a diffuse pastel palette, he depicted equestr.....Read more