Don't Give Up the Day Job

Don't Give Up the Day Job

Have you got a job or paid employment that supports your creative practice? Does it get in the way of you making work? Could it nourish it instead? In partnership with Castlefield Gallery and Manchester Craft & Design Centre, Redeye present a day of talks, discussions and workshops encouraging photographers, artists and makers to draw inspiration for their personal practice from other paid and commercial work.

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Crafts Council Career Start Up: How do I start and structure my creative business?

Crafts Council Career Start Up: How do I start and structure my creative business?

On 17 January 2018 Crafts Council are holding a career start up event at Grizedale Forest, which aims to provide information and skills development for amateurs and early career professionals looking to set up and structure a creative business from their artworks and designs.

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On Being Curious: New Critical Writing on Contemporary Art From the North-West of England Edited by Laura Robertson

On Being Curious:  New Critical Writing on Contemporary Art From the North-West of England Edited by Laura Robertson

10 new articles on contemporary art from 10 emerging writers: On Being Curious is a book telling the story of the North-West’s contemporary visual art scene, yet contributes to national and international debates around what it means to make powerful, arresting and effective arts practice.

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NETWORK SPOTLIGHT: CVAN NW | Modern History Vols. II & III

NETWORK SPOTLIGHT: CVAN NW | Modern History Vols. II & III

Modern History Vols. II and III are distinct group exhibitions, guest curated by internationally respected curator Lynda Morris, who has selected new commissions and existing works by national and international contemporary artists based in the North West. nitiated by Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West (CVAN NW), the Modern History exhibition series promotes the talent of contemporary artists living and working in the North West.
 

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