Back to freelance from three glorious years at the National Trust

I've been working for the National Trust for the last three years as the Contemporary Arts Programme Manager (North). I led the Trust New Art in programme in the North, commissioning artists to explore heritage, contemporary society and…

Prescot – Art in Public Spaces Strategy

I have just started work in Prescot to develop a 5 year public art strategy for the town centre including public consultation.

Skills 4 Work

I am delivering a series of workshops in design and reuse for unemployed people in West Cumbria including: upholstery, lampshades, soft furnishings and decorative techniques.

Britain from Above

I've just been appointed to project manage the Solway Firth (Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway) community engagement projects and artists commissions in response to Britain from Above. "The project aims to conserve and engage people with a…

Young Person’s Transport Research on behalf of Curious Minds

Cathy Newbery and Claire Tymon have recently been appointed to carry out this exciting piece of research to explore how public transport, youth arts services and providers can be better connected and provide greater access for young people to…

New Web site for Way of the Roses Public Art

http://wayofrosespublicart.org.uk/ Follow the project as it develops on our new site.

Tactile View Landscape by the Metre

Woolly Artwork inspired by a landscape painting Horizon, Warwick Hall by artist Bridget Cox exhibited at Dunthwaite Barn, Sethmurthy, Cockermouth 10-16th August 2013. The idea came about when Cathy met the exhibition organizer and resident…

Artists appointed and developing designs for Passing Places

We are happy to announce that artists are appointed for the Passing Places project as part of  Way of Roses Marjan Wouda appointed to work with Pioneer Project in High Bentham http://benthampassingplace.wordpress.com Joseph Hayton to…