CAN Network Events

​Cambridge Arts Network delivers a range of different events and initiatives to bring CAN members together, strengthen connections and enable better arts networking in Cambridge.  CAN organises regular informal meet ups, talks, workshops, information and skills sharing sessions, debates and conferences.  Please see the listings below for all the latest CAN network events.

If you have a launch or event that you would like to link with a CAN meet up please email your idea to

CAN Conference 2017 - The Cambridge Case for Diversity: Whose Culture is it Anyway?

We live in an incredibly diverse society. But do our arts organisations, artists and audiences reflect this?  WHAT IS THE CASE FOR DIVERSITY? In recent years there have been a number...

Posted by CAN network on 15th November 2016.

CAN Conference 2016 - Arts and Culture: Taking the Lead

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT A year on from launching the Cambridge City Council Arts Plan, Arts and Culture: Taking the Lead is an opportunity to update and engage the network on...

Posted by CAN network on 27th January 2016.

CAN April Meet-up

Join the Cambridge Arts Network event on Tuesday 7th April for the official launch of the new website and much more...Register for Free here. This month CAN is co-hosting this...

Posted by CAN network on 11th March 2015.

February CAN meet-up

Our February CAN meet-up event will link up with the Light Art Panel Discussion organised as part of the e-Luminate Cambridge Festival. The event is free and starts 6 pm on Thursday...

Posted by CAN network on 26th February 2015.

January CAN meet-up

Our January CAN meet-up event is on Tuesday 13 at 5 pm at CB1 Café on Mill Road, CB1 2AD. Come for networking and meeting link-minded people in a relaxed atmosphere. Please register...

Posted by CAN network on 26th February 2015.

Cambridge Arts Network (CAN) Annual Conference

The sold out 2014 Cambridge Arts Network (CAN) Conference took place on Wednesday 10 December at the Alison Richard Building, Cambridge. CAN, a forum of over 1000 professional artists,...

Posted by CAN network on 16th December 2014.

CAN Skills Sharing event

CAN Member Lisa Cordaro has come forward to kindly offer her expertise for the October workshop. The title is ‘From Concept to Exhibition’ and will take place on the 28 October...

Posted by CAN network on 10th September 2014.

CAN September networking

The event will start at 5 pm with a welcome introduction from the host sharing some interesting facts about this popular venue. Right after, Jane Wilson (Arts & Events Manager at...

Posted by CAN network on 3rd September 2014.

‘Grants for the Arts Workshop’ by Arts Council England

Join us from 3 pm for this month’s Skills Sharing event; Kathy Fawcett from the Arts Council will present the steps to applying for Arts Council funding, in the specific to the...

Posted by CAN network on 3rd September 2014.