If you weren’t already aware, we took part in Local Giving’s Grow Your Tenner campaign 2016, where if you had donated £10 to us then they would double it to £20 and/or if were able to donate it monthly they would double the first three months so the £30 becomes £60. Additionally, if you […] READ MORE
Back when we were Cleveland Arts, Gordon was involved with us through poetry and literature development. We are saddened to hear the news of his recent passing and we would like to give our thanks and pay tribute to Gordon for his contribution to the organisation. An obituary for Gordon Hodgeon was featured in the […] READ MORE
Linton Kwesi Johnson’s performance at Black History Month was featured in an article by Kerri Muirhead in Saturday’s Northern Echo. AN internationally renowned poet performed his work to an audience on Teesside as part of Black History Month. Linton Kwesi Johnson, legendary musician and poet travelled to the North-East, in support of Tees Valley Arts […] READ MORE
Read Ian Forsyth’s blog post about his time working with the group of older people and veterans, in partnership with Forward Assist and Tees Valley Arts, capturing and hearing about their life experiences here: Forward Assist Photo & Writing Project.
Following a recent article North East arts organisations awarded over £1m to help them raise money by David Whetstone in Chronicle Live, Tees Valley Arts is delighted to announce that our application to the Arts Council England Catalyst Evolve Fund has been successful! This fund supports arts organisations to try to raise funds from philanthropic […] READ MORE
Welcome to the TVA 2016 Summer newsletter! I recently attended the Tony Harrison gig at Teesside University, as part of the Tees Junction International Poetry Festival. It was a delight, and an emotional experience to be in the presence of this fine poet, a firebrand now become physically frail, but still burning within – […] READ MORE