There are still a few days left to catch Victoria Lucas's online exhibition, The Entanglement, a Haarlem Periodical inviting us to the non-human world.
Our third Derbyshire Creative Heritage Conference will take place on Thursday 27th May. Entitled 'Activism for Social Change', we’ll be exploring the role of the arts and heritage sectors in making change, as a tool for protest and in helping to make our voices heard.
Anyone can participate (subject to committee approval) but it is up to you to find and book your venue. Once you are sure of your venue, dates, event description, times and prices then you are ready to submit your event using our online submission form. It's simple and the festival is fun!
IGNITE Radio have launched a writing development programme for UK-based 16-25-year-olds in partnership with RADA and the Royal Society of Chemistry.
So, what is the opportunity about? The Radio Drama Writing project involves six 16-25-year-olds who will be selected to develop 10-minute audio play over a series of zoom workshops with industry mentors, all of which will then recorded at RADA before being published as podcasts.
We are delighted to let you know that registration for Arts 4 Dementia Best Practice Conference 2021 ‘Arts for Brain Health: Social Prescribing as Peri-Diagnostic Practice for Dementia' is now open and will take place from Thursday 20th – Friday 21st May.
Summer isn’t that far away and Derby LIVE has an exciting programme of events and theatre to enjoy with family or friends in an environment where we all feel more comfortable at the moment – the great outdoors!
Live Interview on Instagram | Saturday 24th April - 10:30 am
David Lowther - Mixed media
David works predominantly in the High Peak area , often en plein air using a variety of materials including gouache, ink and collage. Markmaking is very important in David's work and he often uses found things with which to make marks. He is interviewed on Saturday by Charlie Collins
We're pleased to announce that the latest digital exhibition is now available to view on our new standalone website.
Photo credit: Pictoria Pictures
After 300 years in the making, the new Museum of Making in Derby is delighted to be opening its doors from Friday 21st May 2021. On the site of what is widely regarded as the world’s first modern factory at Derby Silk Mill, the new museum will share Derby’s history of making and innovation.
Designed and made with the people and industries of Derby, the Museum will display over 30,000 objects, many of which have never been seen by the public before.
Constella OperaBallet brings the heritage of Darley Abbey to life on 8th May with an innovative online festival of newly commissioned dance, music and drama, including the premiere of Darley Abbey’s very own song, as well as giant decorated bobbins, and threads of bunting, all created in collaboration with the local community.