Monthly Archives: October 2011

Post-Christmas brings a festive feel to the greenhouse

For our 2011 Christmas exhibition in the greenhouse we have teamed up with Guernsey Post to bring you four decades of Guernsey’s Christmas stamp designs in an exhibition called Post-Christmas, opening on Friday 18th November (with a private opening the … Continue reading

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New music created at Songwriting Workshop

On Sunday 23rd October 2011 20 Guernsey musicians attended a day long songwriting workshop led by professional songwriter and producer Tim Bran and his locally based writing partners Jim Delbridge and Nick Windsor. The day was organised by our Music … Continue reading

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Guernsey Symphony Orchestra ‘Reach For The Sky’

The Guernsey Symphony Orchestra’s Credit Suisse Series 2011, which has been supported by the Guernsey Arts Commission, continues at St James on Saturday 19th November with a concert entitled Reach For The Sky (Heavenly Bodies and Celtic Mystics). The concert … Continue reading

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Final funding round of 2011 – Tuesday 8th November

If you are planning on running an arts event or project before the end of the year then Tuesday the 8th of November is your last chance to apply for funding from the Guernsey Arts Commission. We are also now … Continue reading

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Poets gathered for National Poetry Day

Thursday 6th October was National Poetry Day and to mark the occasion we joined forces with the Guille-Allès Library to present a special open evening giving local poetry enthusiasts a chance to share their favourite works. Guernsey Arts Commission Film, … Continue reading

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Guernsey Arts Commission young filmmaker named

Last week saw the first ever Guernsey Filmmakers Film Festival take place with a night of screenings and presentations of the organisations annual awards. New to them this year was an award supported by the Guernsey Arts Commission for a … Continue reading

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Commuinuty Arts Development Manager applications closed

Applications for the role of Community Arts Development Manager closed on Saturday 8th October. The role is a part of the continued development of our Community Arts Programme which aims to take the arts to those in Guernsey’s community who … Continue reading

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Competition for young film fans

The Guernsey Arts Commission is marking National Schools Film Week 2011 with a competition to find Guernsey’s best young film critic. The competition is open to 4-19-year-olds in four different categories, with the top three in each category receiving book … Continue reading

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