Posted in February 2016

Resource: Cultural Commissioning Programme update

Resource: Cultural Commissioning Programme update

The Cultural Commissioning Programme is set up to help arts and cultural organisations engage in public sector commissioning and to work with public service commissioners to develop awareness of the potential for arts and culture to deliver their outcomes. Making Connections included a series of regional events to bring together commissioners, arts and cultural providers, and … Continue reading

Resource: Audience Agency’s learning, engagement and participation e-newsletter

Resource: Audience Agency’s learning, engagement and participation e-newsletter

The Audience Agency has a new e-newsletter. The Learning Diaries will feature ideas, research and events from the world of learning, engagement and participation. The Learning and Participation team will share learning from projects that will help you to engage specific audiences, from local audiences to young people, elders, families and people with disabilities. You can … Continue reading

Training: Audience Insight events

Training: Audience Insight events

Sign up for one a FREE regional event to gain first-hand insight into how to use the data in Audience Finder to your advantage.  Our specialist insight, coupled with advice from our team of leading arts experts, will leave you with practical and actionable tips to take away and implement immediately. Aimed at: Marketing Managers and … Continue reading

Who’s Asking? Socially Engaged Arts

Who’s Asking? Socially Engaged Arts

Who’s Asking? has been an alternative arts project with young people in Trowbridge, artists Davis & Jones and Wiltshire Youth Arts Partnership (WYAP). During the cold nights leading up to Christmas 2013, young people out and about on the streets were asked to share their stories over hot chocolate and cake. Fragments of these conversations … Continue reading

MusicMatters case studies

MusicMatters case studies

MusicMatters is a music project for children and young people in Wiltshire. We offer participants the chance to experience everything to do with writing, playing and recording music.  The project is well placed within Wiltshire Youth Arts Partnership who are part of the Early Help Service for Wiltshire Council. Download the case studies below: MusicMatters case … Continue reading

Training: Introductory Workshop days for MSc in Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes

Workshop days are an ideal opportunity to taste Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes by taking part in two workshops, hearing an introductory talk, meeting students and asking questions. Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes (CWTP) is a growing field of research and practice. This course aims to prepare students for the challenges and demands of working in … Continue reading