Tag Archives: Arts Development

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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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 in the greenhouse

We’ve Got It Covered, the next exhibition in the greenhouse, opens to the public on Friday 15th April. The exhibition, which continues the Design Matters series, allows you to explore the different dust jacket designs for the internationally succesful book … Continue reading

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Busking is back on the streets of St Peter Port

The Guernsey Arts Commission and the Culture and Leisure Department are pleased to announce that busking will be returing to the street of St Peter Port for 2011 with the continuation of the busking scheme that has been running for … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new Communications Officer

The Guernsey Arts Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Communications Officer, Tom Girard who started with the Commission on 28th February. Tom was born in Guernsey and has lived on the island his whole life, other … Continue reading

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Funding deadline approaches

The deadline for applications to the next round of Guernsey Arts Commission funding is fast approaching. To be included in the next application process we need to receive your forms by Tuesday 8th March. After this there are still three … Continue reading

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Reclassified: Design Matters Exhibition

The latest exhibition in the greenhouse is curated by Adam Roberts who has invited graphic designers and artists from Guernsey and the UK to redesign a classified advert from the Guernsey Press. The artists were given one month to reimagine … Continue reading

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New exhibition in the greenhouse: Reclassified

The latest in the Design Matters series is a graphics based exhibition titled Reclassified. This exhibition in the greenhouse opens on Friday 28th January (5.30-7.00pm all welcome) and runs until 31st March. Guest curator Adam Roberts who has produced the … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new Community Arts Officer

The Guernsey Arts Commission is delighted to announce the appointment of the new Community Arts Officer. Marie-Claire Belford has taken over from Laura Simpson and started with the Commission on 18th January. Originally from the UK, Marie-Claire studied Music, Drama … Continue reading

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GAC Open for Funding Applications

As we welcome in 2011 here at the Guernsey Arts Commission we are ready to start receiving applications for funding. The Guernsey Arts Commission offers four types of funding: •  Grants •  Underwriting •  Sponsorship Matching • Travel Bursaries Funding … Continue reading

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