Monthly Archives: September 2011

A day for Guernsey’s budding songwriters

The Music Sub-Committee of the Guernsey Arts Commission is holding a special, day long event, sponsored by NatWest, on Sunday October 23rd for local songwriters with professional songwriter and producer, Tim Bran. The day long songwriting workshop and master class … Continue reading

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New Island Ink on sale now

The ninth issue of Island Ink, a locally produced magazine for Guernsey writers and artists supported by the Guernsey Arts Commission, is on sale now. This issue contains a myriad of poetry and thought provoking short stories by Guernsey writers and … Continue reading

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Share your favourite poems on National Poetry Day

Thursday 6th October is National Poetry Day and to mark the occasion our Film, Poetry & Prose Sub-Committee have teamed up with the Guille-Alles Library to give you the chance to explore your favourite poems, and maybe find some new … Continue reading

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We are looking for a Community Arts Development Manager

The Guernsey Arts Commission is looking to appoint a Community Arts Development Manager (CADM). This new full time role has been devised to cover the leadership, strategic development, and delivery of a wide reaching Community Arts programme for Guernsey. The … Continue reading

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Art & Islands symposium to explore creativity in society

On Saturday October 22nd The Art & Islands Foundation, which is supported by the Guernsey Arts Commission, are holding a day long symposium following on from the 2010 Arts & Islands Conference which was organised by the GAC. The day, … Continue reading

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Heritage and Hiscox support Community Arts

Heritage Group Ltd and Hiscox Insurance Company (Guernsey) Limited have partnered to support the Guernsey Arts Commission. Hiscox and Heritage have joined together to support the GAC’s Community Arts Estates Programme, for the next three years. This Programme provides weekly … Continue reading

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Rendez-Vous In Guernsey links local and French artists

This October the Guernsey Arts Commission is supporting a special event at the Princess Royal Centre for the Performing Arts and Jimmy’s Cafe at St James designed to develop and celebrate the artistic links between Guernsey and France. With much … Continue reading

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10 of the Best now open

10 of the Best, the latest exhibition in the greenhouse, the Guernsey Arts Commission’s dedicated project space in the Guernsey Information Centre, opened to the public on 9th September. The exhibition’s opening night saw more than 200 people take a … Continue reading

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Local writers given the chance to work with prize winning poet

The Guernsey Arts Commission is giving local writers the chance to work with and learn from prize winning poet and writer Candy Neubert when she visits Guernsey later this month. Download the timetable of events for the weekend. The three … Continue reading

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We are looking for a Community Arts Commissioner

As the next stage of the development of our Community Arts Programme, the Guernsey Arts Commission is looking for a Community Arts Commissioner. Community Arts Commissioner advertisement The Community Arts Commissioner will provide a vital link between the Community Arts … Continue reading

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