Monthly Archives: April 2011

More funding opportunites later in 2011

Though applications for the current round of funding from the Guernsey Arts Commission closed on Tuesday, 3rd of May two more remain in 2011 with application deadlines of Tuesday 6th September and Tuesday 8th November. Funding is available for events … Continue reading

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A day with the Alderney Stones

On Thursday 21st April 2011 the Arts and Islands Foundation held an event in Alderney with internationally renowned artist Andy Goldsworthy to launch his Alderney Stones project. The Guernsey Arts Commission is an associate partner of the foundation and as … Continue reading

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Taking out the Artsmobile on a Tuesday night

Yesterday evening new Community Arts Officer Brett Klement took the Artsmobile to Les Genats Estate to continue the Guernsey Arts Commission project that has been happening there since the middle of last year. Brett said it was “a successful Tuesday … Continue reading

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Arts & Islands spreads message of art in the Bailiwick to the world

As the unveiling of Andy Goldsworthy’s Alderney Stones draws near the Guernsey Arts Commission’s Public Arts Commissioner Eric Snell, who also heads up the Arts & Islands Foundation has helped spread the message that Guernsey and its surrounding islands are … Continue reading

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We’ve Got It Covered Launch night

Last Thursday evening 100 people attended the launch of the We’ve Got It Covered exhibition in the greenhouse. Joanna Littlejohns, the Guernsey Arts Commission’s Head of Arts Development reflected on the opening: “We’ve Got It Covered is the seventh exhibition … Continue reading

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Events announced at the Barclays Wealth ‘Luna’

As the first Guernsey Literary Festival approaches a series of informal events focussing on local writers have been announced to take place at the Barclays Wealth Luna – a special open air arena on the Market Terrace. The Luna will … Continue reading

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Great music helps raise funds for GBG CD

The Music Sub-Committee held their latest fundrasier for the GBG #3 compilation CD on Saturday 2 April 2011 at the Fermain Tavern. Sub-committee member Tom Girard shares his thoughts on the night. Take a look at photos from the night … Continue reading

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