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My Work Experience by Ashleigh Ellis

Artists who have worked with Tees Valley Arts

The week I have spent at Tees Valley Arts on work experience has been interesting as I have been able to experience things that I may not have been able to if  I did not attend this week. For example I now have experienced what an academic conference is like and what goes on ‘behind …

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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?

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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

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  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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Festival of Thrift 2018 Opportunities

VIEWPOINTS – Call for Artists For the first time, with support from Tees Valley Combined Authority (TVCA) Festival of Thrift is inviting artists to propose public artworks for our wider programme outside the dates of the Festival of thrift in September 2018. In total, we will be commissioning/programming 3-5 pieces within a budget range of …

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