Led by Libraries: Moonbeams Early Years Action Research Programme 2022

Led by Libraries: Moonbeams Early Years Action Research Programme 2022 Developing language and communication through arts and creativity with 0-5 year olds through an action research partnership between libraries, early years settings and artists supported by Arts Connect and CREC (Centre for Research in Early Childhood).   We are looking for three libraries, with a link…

Arts Ambassador Schools’ Network Commission – Assistant Artist/Dancer

Call for Young Artist/Dancer (up to, and including, 25 years) with expertise in dance, movement and/or physical theatre Fee: £1,500 inclusive of travel Deadline: 31st March 2022 (no later than 12.00 noon)   Main Commission information delivered by the Lead Artist/Arts organisation: Project Brief: ‘Togetherness’:  linked to identity and diversity across the  common wealth or…

British Art Show 9 Teacher Tour

Provoke British Art Show 9! Exhibition Tour and Creative Lab Date: Tuesday 15th March, 4pm – 6.30pm Location: Wolverhampton Art Gallery & Wolverhampton School of Art   Provoke BAS9! Is a creative lab for teachers, art educators and artists for the design of participatory methodology and youth-led artistic projects. Join us for an arts educator…

Half Term Creative Family Workshop: Make your own ‘Plant Theatre’ costumes

Date: Saturday, 26th February, 11am-1pm Location: Wolverhampton School of Art: BAS9 ‘School of the Underkraft’ space, 7th Floor. Cost: Free Suitable for children 5+ and their families.   Join us in the ‘School of the Underkraft’ for an exciting workshop making masks, signs and costumes inspired by Grace Ndiritu’s British Art Show 9 installation ‘Plant Theatre…

Moonbeams Social Meeting: Sustainability, Citizenship and Activism in Early Years through the Arts

Date: 7th March, 4.30 – 6pm Venue: Online Cost: Free Sustainability, Citizenship and Activism in Early Years through the Arts A Fringe Event relating to BECERA 2022 In this lively social event, we will be discussing, sharing ideas and practice to consider the challenges of working with our youngest global citizens. The 17 United Nations Sustainability Goals…

Moonbeams Seminar: How we live with and give voice to difference through visual art provocations

Date: 10th March, 12.30 – 4pm Cost: £50 (lunch included) Venue: Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield St, Wolverhampton WV1 1DU – during and directly linked to the British Art Show 9 exhibition   A seminar for educators, artists and academics working in the Early Years This Moonbeams seminar is open to all working with young children, including…