In Search of Places to Sit: Miss Pilchard at Manchester Free For Arts Festival

In Search of Places to Sit: Miss Pilchard at Manchester Free For Arts Festival

Once every hour a single train takes passengers from Scarborough to Manchester (and beyond – Liverpool Lime Street is the final stop). Last week Miss Pilchard – spinster, adventurer and alter-ego – undertook this journey. More accustomed to provincial gentility than the bustle of the city, her explorations formed part of the 2014 Free For […]

Autumn/Winter Workshops

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Autumn/Winter Workshops

Andy Black, ‘Garden 2’. Pen and ink drawing, 2014. Having just celebrated Crescent Arts’ 35th Anniversary we are delighted to announce a season of fascinating and focused workshops that are open to all abilities. Workshops primarily run throughout daytimes on weekends but Steven Potter’s ‘Screenprinting for the Busy Bee’ workshops run on Tuesday evenings throughout […]

Feature within The Skinny Northwest

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Feature within The Skinny Northwest

The nationwide screening of the Art Party film is discussed within the latest issue of The Skinny Northwest. Crescent Arts artist in residence Karen Thompson created the Goveshy for the Art Party Conference in November 2013. Her smashing ceramic Gove heads appear on the front cover of the magazine, along with a further image of the […]

Crescent Arts’ Art Party Party

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Crescent Arts’ Art Party Party

Photographs from our Art Party Party. We celebrated 35 years of vital support to artists in line with the release of the Art Party film. The Goveshy was active once more ! + we screened the film a second time for those who were not able to make it to Stephen Joseph Theatre earlier in the evening. Thank […]