House of Books – Word Cloud

House of Books Word Cloud

Submissions are still rolling in for our House of Books call out to answer Carmen Marcus’s question – What are Libraries for? We have generated the above House of Books word cloud to examine another way of documenting these submissions. You can read the piece she wrote for us here and see guidelines as to …

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House of Books – What Are Libraries For?


Two weeks ago we relaunched our monthly cultural mail, where we are inviting artists, influencers and thinkers to share their concerns, thoughts and hopes for our region. For the first take over, Saltburn based novelist and poet Carmen Marcus who reflected upon the role that libraries have played over the course of her life. Libraries …

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Heritage on Track Commission

Heritage on Track

Artist Brief Tees Valley Arts, in collaboration with Creative Darlington and Groundwork NE & Cumbria, wish to commission an artist or group of artists to undertake a commission as part of the Heritage Lottery Fund’s Great Place – Tees Valley initiative. The opportunity is open to artists working across any platform, including visual arts and …

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Art & Soul: Fundraising Concert


  One of the region’s most iconic theatres is to host a live music concert with a difference as a top bill of musicians line-up to raise funds for community arts projects across the Teesside region. The ‘soulfood’ event taking place this month at the ARC in Stockton town centre sees 9-piece funk festival favourites …

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