ArtyParti - Episode 1 - David Callaghan, Sophie Mae Johnson, Miki Z, & Dr. Anni Raw

ArtWorks-U proudly presents...  Episode 1 of ArtyParti, a weekly radio programme which celebrates participatory art in the North East.



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Episode 1 - Original broadcast: Tuesday 6th August 2015.

ArtyParti is a weekly radio programme which celebrates participatory arts in the North East of England. Join us live every Wednesday, 3pm, on Spark FM. Presented & produced by Sinéad Livingston & Jay Sykes.


Each week, we feature live guests, joining us to talk about their artistic projects. This week...

  • David Callaghan of the ‘Cultural Spring’ joined us to talk about Summer Streets, and the rest of their upcoming annual events calendar.David Callaghan

  • Miki Z is a community artist living in Sunderland and Miki introduced the sound art she'll be creating for ArtyParti, featuring events and voices of interviews from around the area.Miki Z



  • Sophie Mae Johnson, a singer-songwriter studying at Durham University, played two original tracks.Sophie Mae Johnson

  • And finally, following her talk at the previous ArtWorks-U Networking & Support lunch, we included a brief clip from Dr. Anni Raw, whose PhD research investigates emerging perspectives in transnational arts practice.


Dr Anni Raw

To find out more about ArtyParti, or to get involved, please get in touch via our Twitter - @ArtyParti, or email Jay.Sykes@Sunderland.ac.uk