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LIBERATION AT HOME UNION JACK CHALLENGE

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LIBERATION 75: FREEDOM NOT FORGOTTEN – online

– – – THE GUERNSEY ARTS COMMISSION IS PROUD TO PRESENT LIBERATION 75: FREEDOM NOT FORGOTTEN, A COMMUNITY PROJECT TO CREATE A PUBLIC EXHIBITION. In 1945 the Islands of Guernsey felt the relief of Liberation from the occupying forces. This … Continue reading

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In Living Memory

  In Living Memory : is now available from www.blueormer.co.uk (The information is taken from the exhibition space.)   The German Occupation of the Channel Islands during WW2 continues to inspire generations of artists, poets and writers. In Living Memory … Continue reading

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ARTS SUNDAY 7TH JUNE 2020

Due to the situation surrounding Covid-19, it is with great sadness that the Guernsey Arts Commission confirms that Arts Sunday, to be held 7th June 2020, will no longer being going ahead this year. Whilst we are disappointed not to be able to … Continue reading

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LIBERATION 75: Freedom Not Forgotten

A project to reflect on 75 years of Liberation, and the cultural impact that it has made on the local community. The Guernsey Arts Commission is proud to present Liberation 75: Freedom Not Forgotten, a community project to create a public … Continue reading

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Fragile Planet

In November a major and exciting collaboration between many arts and environmental organisations in the Island will present Our Fragile Planet, a weekend promoting conservation and environmental messages in regards to the sea that surrounds us using art to convey … Continue reading

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Guernsey Arts Commission recruiting new directors Excellent opportunity to support our thriving arts sector

Are you passionate about the arts and artistic opportunities for all? This is a fantastic opportunity to become a new director with the Guernsey Arts Commission and take Guernsey’s arts scene to new heights The Guernsey Arts Commission is looking for new voluntary directors … Continue reading

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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL 2020

. 75 Memorial Flames  A UK Project brought forward to the Bailiwick of Guernsey by the Guernsey Arts Commission  .  THE PROJECT  Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2020 will mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. In commemoration of … Continue reading

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Student Exhibition 2019

The Guernsey Arts Commission presents its annual Student  Exhibition which celebrates the excellence achieved by Guernsey students in their final year. We would like to thank all the teaching staff, for the great support we receive in helping to produce … Continue reading

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Arts Strategy Working Group publishes its findings.

https://foundation.gg/…/arts-strategy-working-group-publish… Trevor Wakefield, Chair of the Guernsey Arts Commission said: “The Guernsey Arts Commission was extremely grateful when approached by the Guernsey Community Foundation in November, 2017, with a view to creating an Arts Strategy for the island. It goes … Continue reading

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