Watch ‘Motions of the Park’ – a short film by young people from Gedling
Enjoy this short film created by 14-19 year olds from Gedling, Nottinghamshire. The film captures scenes of movement and motion found in Arnot Hill Park, a beautiful, Green Flag Award…Read more: 'Watch ‘Motions of the Park’ – a short film by young people from Gedling'
Watch Megan Rose’s “The Jam Makers” animated film
Immerse yourself in Megan Rose Illustration's "The Jam Makers" - created for Nottingham Puppet Festival. https://youtu.be/IWApExPsO3U Premiering 5:30pm on Sunday 27 June 2021. Previously a picture book but now brought…Read more: 'Watch Megan Rose’s “The Jam Makers” animated film'
Freedom? – A film by poet Kate Fox and Nottingham residents
Created by poet and broadcaster Kate Fox, this beautiful film features Nottingham residents’ thoughts on the theme of Freedom. We worked with photographer Colin Potsig to capture images of Nottingham…Read more: 'Freedom? – A film by poet Kate Fox and Nottingham residents'
Simon Withers on his year photographing swans…
Simon Withers is an artist whose work has incorporated painting, sculpture, performance, photography, sound, writing and play-acting. He has participated in over 140 exhibitions. Having been an artist for over…Read more: 'Simon Withers on his year photographing swans…'
‘Only the Lonely’ – how the pandemic added an extra dimension to Tony Fisher’s loneliness project
Tony Fisher is a photographic artist based in Riddings near Alfreton. Tony describes his work as “looking through the lens and capturing what I see – transforming the ordinary into…Read more: '‘Only the Lonely’ – how the pandemic added an extra dimension to Tony Fisher’s loneliness project'
How Scrambles Photography Group are combating isolation through photography
This is the third blog in our #WINDOWONTHEWORLD series which offers a platform to artists who have taken a non-traditional route into the arts. Scrambles Photography Group is based in…Read more: 'How Scrambles Photography Group are combating isolation through photography'
The Search for Teddy Island
Streaming free on YouTube, The Search for Teddy Island tells the story of a teddy bear’s hunt for a home: the mythical Teddy Island. The journey takes them over land…Read more: 'The Search for Teddy Island'
Ideas for Creative Self-Care from Young Artists
Art can help your mental health. Making art boosts our confidence. It helps us feel more engaged and resilient. Being creative has been shown to relieve anxiety, depression and stress.…Read more: 'Ideas for Creative Self-Care from Young Artists'
Dance and art in the age of COVID with Jamal Sterrett Phoenix
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a big impact on artist Jamal Sterrett Phoenix's practice. This blog is the second in our #WINDOWONTHEWORLD series which offers a platform to artists who…Read more: 'Dance and art in the age of COVID with Jamal Sterrett Phoenix'
Life in lockdown with photographer Grace Eden
Based in St. Anns, Nottingham, photographer Grace Eden has been documenting her life under lockdown. This blog post is the first in a series. We will be offering a platform…Read more: 'Life in lockdown with photographer Grace Eden'
Global Village: Photographs of Global Sistaz United by Sara Gaynor
For Refugee Week 2019, the City Arts building was full of life. We hosted activities ranging from Persian Drumming to catwalk fashion shows. We put on an exhibition called markmaking.…Read more: 'Global Village: Photographs of Global Sistaz United by Sara Gaynor'
Paper-based workshops for Nottstopping Festival
For Nottstopping Festival, we live streamed three FREE activities on the theme of paper and mindfulness. If you missed them at the time, you can watch them below. Tune in,…Read more: 'Paper-based workshops for Nottstopping Festival'