Articles

A Summer Squall 2014 – Residency Oppotunity

July 17, 2014

A CALL TO ARTISTS ‘Artist in Residence’ for a Transformational Space As part of A Summer Squall multi-arts festival, which takes place in Ramsgate on the Kent coast from Saturday 23 – Monday 25 August, we would like to invite an artist to be in residence in Ramsgate beginning Friday 8 August and continuing until Monday 25 […]


Templeman Library Development – Artist Commission

The University of Kent has invested £27 million in the redevelopment of the Templeman Library. This redevelopment will create a leading 21st century university library capable of delivering a comprehensive range of facilities, services and resources to the University and its stakeholders. The University of Kent are seeking to commission an artist to develop a project that […]


Charlotte Baynes – out of the studio

July 14, 2014

Charlotte Baynes has a new solo exhibition details of which can be found here. It will include new drawings in pastel, charcoal, graphite and oil bar paintings along with other medium types. More information can be found on her website www.charlottebaynes.com The exhibition runs from the 1st August at The Horsebridge Arts Centre in Whitstable  


Front Room Gallery Opportunity

Creative Commission  BACKGROUND: We are looking to commission an exciting and innovative project that engages with a wide variety of the local community. CRITERIA  The programme should incorporate at least two of the following aims: Promote reading and literacy Support participants to develop their digital literacy skills Encouraging participants to become active citizens Bring people […]


Bench Design Opportunity

May 8, 2014

Local artists are being sought to design and construct six imaginative new benches for Herne Bay seafront. The project is part of the ITV People’s Millions initiative, which saw the town win £50,000 last year to improve accessibility and facilities along the seafront. There is a budget of £1,000 for each bench to cover design, […]


Poetry Opportunity

Canterbury City Council is running a project called ‘Art in the Underpass’ and are running a competition to find 3 poems to display in the underpass of the Westgate gardens in Canterbury. There are two categories for under 18, and over 18, and poems should capture the spirit of Canterbury past and present; its history, […]


Culture Awards: Commission for Winners Trophy

April 3, 2014

The Culture Awards were established in 2011 as a partnership between Canterbury for Culture and Canterbury City Council to celebrate the rich cultural life of the Canterbury district and East Kent.  Focused originally on the Canterbury district the awards format and categories highlighted individual and collective achievements and showcased the quality and diversity of the local cultural scene. Since then […]


Poetry Competition

March 31, 2014

Canterbury City Council’s Community Development service are running a project  to create a mural on an underpass in Westgate Parks in Canterbury, and would like to include some poetry. The team are running a competition for young people and adults to choose three poems that capture the spirit of Canterbury past and present: it’s history, […]


Sounds New Festival 2014

March 27, 2014

2nd-9th May 2014 Canterbury’s one and only contemporary music festival will be returning to the City from the 2nd to the 9th May 2014. The festival flyer can be downloaded here: Sounds New Festival 2014 Flyer Full programme details can be found at www.soundsnew.org.uk         


KCC Inside Track Funding Newsletter

March 12, 2014

Download your copy here: Inside Track Issue 213 17 02 14