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How space for creativity opens up young people’s minds

In this project, young language-learners in mainstream and complementary schools in the UK and beyond worked together to create “digital stories”. One learner created a PowerPoint presentation with a voice-over in Arabic about his uncle’s weddi ...

Free Networking Lunch 6th December, Sign up now

The ArtWorks -U free networking and support lunch for artists working in participatory settings continues to meet on the first Tuesday of the month 12-2 at National Glass Centre. This group now has regular attendance of over 20 people who work across ...

Learn about Participatory Arts Online

The University of Sunderland has received funding from Paul Hamlyn Foundation for 2 year project (commenced May 2016) to develop and evaluate a MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) about Arts and Participation which will help artists develop skills and ... is a website which has been developed by ArtWorks North East to accompany its short courses series for developing practice in participatory settings.

Artworks: Developing Practice in Participatory Settings is a Paul Hamlyn Foundation Special Initiative which supports the continuing professional development of artists working in participatory settings.