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2017 Lantern Making Workshops in Herm

2017 Guernsey Lantern Parade organised by Guernsey Arts Commission in conjunction with Sarah Groves Foundation - photo credit Chris George Lantern Making Workshops

2017 Lantern Making Workshops in Herm We are really pleased to show this video taken, cut and edited by Marcel Lenormand, one of local artists working closely with the Guernsey Arts Commission. Having taken the boat over to Herm early in … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Call for artists, designers and makers

Work in Progress

  The arts are under attack in schools across the UK and the number of Arts teachers has dropped by 11% since 2010. At the same time the UK government announced that ‘the UK’s Creative Industries are now worth nearly … Continue reading

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Register for our Lantern Making Workshop

Hello lovely people! Preparations for 2017 Guernsey Lantern Parade are now in full swing and as from this Saturday we will start 10 week countdown to this most spectacular Spring event in Guernsey. So exciting!!! Come and join us for … Continue reading

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The Guernsey Literary Festival launches its WriteStuff competition

Write Stuff Poster 2017 Competition

Here is the latest press release from GAC supported Guernsey Literary Festival: ‘The Guernsey Literary Festival launches its WriteStuff competition The Guernsey Literary Festival is once again on the lookout for young writing talent with its WriteStuff competition, which gets … Continue reading

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GAC’s wrap-up of 2016

GAC Winter Banner

What were we up to in 2016? GAC’s Arts in Health Programme has been contributing towards personal health and well-being for a few years now and it is becoming increasingly recognised by health providers. In 2016 we worked with the Children’s … Continue reading

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AMALGAM – Meet the Artists: Kaya Ozard

Amalgam - Kaya Ozard

From 19th December 2016 Guernsey Arts Commission will be hosting a new exhibition called AMALGAM, by a duo of emerging talented, local artists: Kaya Ozard and Pierre Ehmann. AMALGAM – Meet Kaya Ozard I’m interested in the idea of the copy … Continue reading

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AMALGAM – upcoming exhibition at the greenhouse gallery.

Amalgam - new exhibition at the greenhouse gallery

We are delighted to share that Guernsey Arts Commission will be hosting a new, exciting exhibition at the greenhouse gallery called AMALGAM, by Kaya Ozard & Pierre Ehmann. Amalgam is a collaborative exhibition consisting of ready-mades, prints and sculptures. The artist’s work has … Continue reading

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The Guernsey Literary Festival announces latest speakers for 2017

Guernsey Literary Festival 10-14 May 2017

The fifth Guernsey Literary Festival, supported by Guernsey Arts Commission, will take place from 10-14 May 2017. The Guernsey Literary Festival aims to offer a varied and energetic celebration of literature with something for everyone – from aspiring writers to families … Continue reading

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Building Better Healthcare Awards 2016

Oberlands Centre in Guernsey

HSC, Guernsey Arts Commission, IBI Group and local artists have been recognized for their hard work and a fantastic achievement at 2016 Building Better Healthcare Awards. Building better Healthcare Awards are held each year to celebrate innovation and improvement in the … Continue reading

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Guernsey Literary Festival 2014

New programme out and tickets available for the 2014 Guernsey Literary Festival.  Please visit www.guernseyliteraryfestival.com   Any information on the GAC website refers to earlier Festivals, so can be misleading!

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