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If you go down to the Wild Woods…

October 17 2016

The Outdoor Arts Ideas Summit 2016; 28 Oct, Wild Woods, Darley Street, Bradford We're very much looking forward to seeing many of you in Bradford for the Ideas Summit at the end of the month (as you can see, Angus loved visiting the venue). So...

Subsidised Summit Places

October 3 2016

This year we have joined forces with ISAN Members The Brick Box to present the Outdoor Arts Ideas Summit 2016 in Bradford. The Ideas Summit is ISAN's annual pitching session, at which around 30 artists and companies will present ideas...

Ideas Summit 2016: register now!

September 21 2016

We're delighted to announce that registration is now open for The Outdoor Arts Ideas Summit 2016. This year we have joined forces with ISAN Members The Brick Box to present the Outdoor Arts Ideas Summit 2016 on 28/29 October in Bradford in the...

Hot off the Press… pyro and juggling

August 2 2016

It's very pleasing to see two new books have been published by two major companies in the Outdoor Arts sector: The World Famous and Gandini Juggling. Both are beautifully illustrated and tell two very different stories of creativity, tenacity and...

Catalyst Commandos!

July 28 2016

Congratulations to the ‪‎Outdoor Arts‬ consortium of The Bureau Of Silly Ideas, The Bicycle Ballet Company and Red Herring Productions on being awarded Arts Council England Catalyst Evolve funding. The funding will allow them to invest in the development of their profiles,...

Clore success for Vicki and Anthony!

July 13 2016

Huge congratulations to Victoria Amedume of Upswing Aerial and Anthony Missen of Company Chameleon on being awarded Fellowships on the crazily-competitive Clore Leadership Programme - we're really pleased that they will be flying the flag for circus, dance and, of course, Outdoor...

Outdoor Arts & the EU Referendum

July 2 2016

It’s stating the obvious but in the light of the result of the EU Referendum, and whatever side of the debate you’re on, there is much concern and confusion about so many things. Of course, over the past week I've had...

ISAN’s Summer Odyssey…

June 2 2016

This year, rather than asking you to come to ISAN, ISAN will be coming to you! During the summer of 2016, ISAN will be visiting various festivals and events across the country, with a series of networking events for the Outdoor...

Ambition for (Outdoor) Excellence

May 17 2016

Some really excellent Outdoor Arts results in the latest round of Arts Council England Ambition for Excellence funding were announced today. Congratulations to Activate Performing Arts, ArtReach, Journeys Festival International, Hull UK City of Culture 2017, Albany Deptford and ARC Stockton Arts...