Posted in April 2013

Opportunity: Final Call for the Althea Wynne Bursary

Opportunity: Final Call for the Althea Wynne Bursary

Althea Wynne, FRSA, a noted Wiltshire sculptor who worked in bronze and clay, died together with her husband Anthony Barrington Brown in a traffic accident in January 2012. Throughout her career Althea was generous in sharing her considerable skill in teaching others and her enthusiasm was an inspiration for many. Anthony was a professional photographer … Continue reading

Echo in the Archive

Echo in the Archive

Anyone familiar with the teasing unreliability of Umberto Eco will appreciate his enjoyment of the mischievousness of words, his revelry in the transience of language and his fascination with not only how we construct meanings but also how we give the gift of knowledge from one generation to the next. In his esoteric work ‘The Search for the Perfect … Continue reading

Do you run arts activities for older people?

Do you run arts activities for older people?

Arts health and older people in Wiltshire Wiltshire Council’s arts service would like to map the many creative arts and health projects taking place for older people across the county. Through this mapping we aim to build a picture of the work taking place and identify, trends, commonalities and gaps in provisions. Our aim is … Continue reading

Networking: CEW Creative Jelly

Networking: CEW Creative Jelly

CEW Creative Jelly, 14 May 2013 1pm – 3pm Trowbridge Town Hall This event will give you the opportunity to work with a group of like minded people from the dance and theatre world in an informal environment to maximise creativity and minimise the isolation that being your own boss can bring. Come and have … Continue reading

Other Worlds in Wiltshire

Other Worlds in Wiltshire

The Other Worlds Project Wiltshire Tour If you are local to Salisbury then you may have seen the exhibitions for the Other Worlds project at the Young Gallery at Salisbury Library. This Heritage Lottery Funded (HLF) project came to a close at the end of 2011. In the Spring of 2012 the Young Gallery secured … Continue reading

Guest Blog: Elly Townsend talks about how Wiltshire Time Credits are encouraging more people to engage with the arts in Wiltshire

Guest Blog: Elly Townsend talks about how Wiltshire Time Credits are encouraging more people to engage with the arts in Wiltshire

Wiltshire Time Credits is a joint initiative between Wiltshire Council and Spice which aims to encourage more people to give time to their community projects through a network of local groups and organisations. When an individual gives one hour of their time to a community organisation they earn one ‘time credit’. They can then spend … Continue reading

Opportunity: Call for Street Artists

Opportunity: Call for Street Artists

CORSHAM SUMMER FESTIVAL 2013: CHALK CORSHAM – CALL FOR STREET ARTISTS Corsham’s Summer Festival will run from Thursday 13 – Sunday 16 June 2013.  The programme will include a great range of performances, exhibitions and workshops. On Saturday morning, the Festival wish to invite street artists to come and join in the Big Chalk Draw … Continue reading