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Syllabus II artists announced - alternative peer led learning programme for artists

Ten artists have been selected for Syllabus II, a national programme delivered by Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, New Contemporaries, S1 Artspace, Sheffield,...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Kettle’s Yard reveal new alternative classroom

Kettle's Yard are delighted to reveal photos of a new alternative classroom as part of our residency at North Cambridge Academy. Our Learning Associate Lucy Wheeler said: “It...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

EBacc debate date has now been confirmed

The Parliamentary petition opposing the EBacc, which Culture First supported, hit the target of 100,000 signatures needed to trigger a debate in Parliament. This has been confirmed for...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

ixia’s Public Art Survey 2015 findings

Findings from the survey undertaken by ixia, the public art think tank, show that there are more projects, more work for artists and consultants and an increase in the value of the public...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Cambridge celebrates Refugee Week with arts and culture

Cambridge Refugee Week is to be celebrated through a range of arts and cultural activities throughout the City.  Refugee Week is a yearly initiative celebrated around World Refugee...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Change funding structures to promote everyday creativity, ACE told

Street parties, guerrilla gardening and engagement with cultural buildings must be encouraged if creativity is to become as accessible as sport, a new report has concluded. Arts Council...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Cambridge Open Studios announces summer event dates

Cambridge Open Studios has announced the dates for its month-long summer art event, which will feature an exciting range of exhibitors for 2016. Artists from a huge range of specialisms,...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Summer at the Museums is on its way to Cambridge

Discover summer adventure on your doorstep… Pack more into your summer holidays and join museums in Cambridge and beyond for some family fun and adventure. Taking place in venues...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

MX Octave

Our Music Explorers programme has a new strand. Aimed at younger children, Music Explorer ‘Octave’ (MXO) gives a solid introduction to music through fun activities. Starting...

Posted by cambridgeshiremusic on 20th June 2016.

Cambridgeshire Music Hub Live 2016 is experienced by 4,500 school children

Children’s experience of live music is often restricted to their own music-making in a choir or orchestra. To give children the experience of hearing some of the world’s...

Posted by cambridgeshiremusic on 20th June 2016.