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Walk the Plank Manchester Day Masterclasses

January 28 2016

Registration is now open for a further programme of FREE masterclasses brought to you by Walk the Plank in the 2015-2016 season of ELEVATE, giving both artists and community leaders the opportunity to gain inspiration and skills from internationally renowned musicians,...

The Hengistbury Headliners Revealed

January 26 2016

8 UK artists – selected from a total of 80 applications - have been awarded commissions, to create new artworks exploring climate change at the event: Hengistbury Headlines, as part of Activate’s Inside Out Dorset Festival this September. Artists selected are: Arbonauts Jony Easterby Flick Ferdinando Gobbledegook...

For the Love of It: NASA Gathering

January 25 2016

48 hrs of inspiration, creation and fun - a chance to recharge and re-connect and refresh your creative muscles: information, speculation, fun and food; workshop, network, play; National Association of Street Artists get-together and AGM; Guest speakers include David Wheeler from IOU and Manasamitra, plus...

Outdoor Arts success in ACE Touring Fund

January 21 2016

It's very pleasing to see how well represented Outdoor Arts are in the latest round of the Arts Council England's Strategic Touring Fund. The successful bids in Round 23 include: Greenwich+Docklands Festivals - Global Streets: New Horizons for International Outdoor Arts Building on...

New Year’s Honourable Mentions…

January 4 2016

We're very pleased to see the Outdoor Arts sector represented in the New Year's Honours list. Bradley Hemmings, Claire Hodgson and Helen Marriage were all made MBEs. Bradley is Artistic Director Greenwich+Docklands International Festival and has curated the Mayor of London’s...

Excellent new ITC Training

December 16 2015

The ITC Spring Training schedule has been announced... this is excellent and flexible training for companies in the arts. If you're unsure about the suitability of a particular course for the Outdoor Arts sector, give them a call and ask....

Work for Kinetika!

December 15 2015

The very excellent Kinetika are looking for people to join their team to be at the forefront of delivering an exciting new phase in the company’s 18 year history. This is a call out for a Business Manager, Project Managers and Board...

Do You Teach Street Arts?

December 3 2015

If so, Bev Adams of Faceless Arts would like to hear from you. Bev is a street arts practitioner, educator and researcher and has been commissioned by Hors les Murs to compile a list of education providers that deliver Education and...

Conference Round-up

December 1 2015

If you'd like to catch up with or be reminded of the Critical Mass Conference 2015, here are a few links: A general overview from various twitter posts: CRITICAL MASS STORIFY A detailed twitter record of topics: JESSICA BRADLEY'S STORIFY A speedy reaction...

Amazing days in Hull…

November 27 2015

Thanks so much to everyone who came to Critical Mass: the National Outdoor Arts Conference 2015 in Hull. A rich, satisfying and inspiring couple of days. Most of all, it was the energy and enthusiasm that was buzzing around the...