Projects & Events

Discover all the latest creative events and projects happening across Cambridge and the surrounding area by CAN members.  These posts are regularly featured in the CAN e-newsletter. 

If you are setting up your own group please visit the Member Led Events page here

We advise that you check with the organiser in advance of the event to check for any time or date changes.

Director Art language Location

Art language Location is a festival of contemporary art and performance running from October 14 to October 29th. On Saturday, 15 October, there is Showtime! Symposium and day of performances....

Posted by rosecat on 29th September 2016.

Metis: World Factory

Made in China. Sold in Britain. Worn by you. From the factory floor to the catwalk, from Shanghai to London, World Factory weaves together stories of people connected by the global textile...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Discover more of CCI’s adventurous collaborations…

Our county-wide project Fantastical Cambridgeshire began mapping the extraordinary discoveries of schoolchildren and their communities around the county in spring 2016. There are surprising...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

White Teeth author Zadie Smith makes a welcome return to Cambridge

The one and only, bestselling, prize-winning, generation-defining Zadie Smith returns to her old stomping ground here in Cambridge with her energetic new novel Swing Time (published...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Circuit Pop Up Art Workshops

Young people will be sharing skills to help others to create artworks. Come along to make art, watch performances, relax in a creative place and eat free food! There will be grafitti,...

Posted by WysingArtsCentre on 27th September 2016.

HALF -TERM wORKSHOPS

Join us over half term for a series of workshops inspired by Wysing's gallery exhibition Ophiux. During three morning study sessions led by artist Chooc Ly Tan we...

Posted by WysingArtsCentre on 16th September 2016.

Big Draw Workshop - Space Lab

BIG DRAW WORKSHOP - SPACE LAB Join artist Chooc Ly Tan to explore possible scenarios of the future to develop a creative immersive environment in response to our exhibition Ophiux....

Posted by WysingArtsCentre on 16th September 2016.

A Bit of Mutual Back-Scratching!

My next project is based at The Deepings Library. I have been supporting them on Facebook in their struggle to be taken over by GLL rather than simply closed down or run by unpaid, volunteers,...

Posted by Cleargold on 7th September 2016.

Contemporary art pop-up exhibition

Previously unseen works to go on show at pop-up exhibition in Cambridge The fourth edition of art exhibition From the Studio Floor will be taking place in the centre of Cambridge from...

Posted by FromtheStudioFloor on 7th September 2016.

Connections Charity Art Exhibition

DEADLINE FOR CANVAS SUBMISSION: 21st October 2016 EXHIBITION DATES: 11th Novemeber (Private Viewing - Invitation only) 12th Novemeber (Public viewing - 10am until 5pm - all welcome)...

Posted by MTait on 1st September 2016.