We have some changes in the team at B arts to announce. Our Executive Director Trevelyan Wright is heading off to Wolverhampton to take over as CEO of the Newhampton Arts Centre at the end of May. As we say goodbye to Trevelyan, we welcome to the team Chris Twigg, who will join us as […]
You’ve only a few days left to get your responses into the commissioning opportunities at Etruria Canal Festival 2018. There are a range of commissions to create work for the 2018 Festival over the weekend of 2/3 June 2018 in Stoke-on-Trent. Full details are here: Image from the 2017 Festival.
Thank-you to everyone: presenters, workshop leaders and delegates, who made Thursday’s Making A Difference conference at Potteries Museum and Art Gallery so worthwhile. The day explored how we evaluate impact in the arts and started with a keynote from Jeremy Nicholls of Social Value UK, who memorably used a cute baby picture in his description […]
One of the greatest pleasures we have is visiting lantern parades in Europe that have been created by artists who learned how to make lanterns and community parades with us. In Paris our friends Les Poussieres have created an annual event at their base in Aubervilliers that goes from strength to strength each year. Now […]
It’s an exciting time at B arts as we prepare to join Arts Council England’s National Portfolio from April 2018. To make sure we can deliver our expanded arts programme over the next four years we are now looking for a Company Manager to join the organisation. Based in Stoke-on-Trent, the primary focus of the […]
We had a fantastic 2017 and one of our most successful projects was Forest of Dreams. So we asked Junction 15 to make a film about it: here it is. We’re particularly proud of the artist team, many of whom were taking part in our Common People programme for young producers and artists. These included […]