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Jo Kelen: The Joking Poet

Jo Kelen is a poet and stand-up comic born and raised in South East London who is currently studying Classics at Nottingham University. “Making up stories has been my pleasure and release for as long as I can remember. From making up songs and catch-phrases to entertain my friends in Primary school, to writing poetry […]

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Exhibiting Artistic Talent !

Wednesday 14 October and Thursday 15 October 2015 Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2EU Art for Youth London is an annual art exhibition that raises money for the charity UK Youth. Save the 2015 date in your diary and browse walls of affordable art priced from £200 to £5,000 with a glass […]

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Reclaiming the Streets!

Emergency Exit Arts’ Street Arts Academy (SAA) works with young people across the UK to make creative interventions in public spaces. Combining Visual and Performing Arts, SAA works with 13-21 year olds from across London, the UK and Europe to make unexpected art moments/events/performances/installations happen in the spaces in which they live, learn, work and […]

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National Youth Circus Event 2015

The National Youth Circus Event is an opportunity for youth circuses from across the country to visit the National Centre for Circus Arts, meet professional artists and other young circus performers and take part in a programme of circus workshops and master classes. The weekend also includes a Practitioner Programme of workshops for circus group […]

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Everything Sprouts In Spring..

SECOND WAVE’S Spring Programme welcomes young people aged 11–30 years to a mix of creative workshops and events. Workshops include drama, music, lyrics, spoken word, dance and singing. You can progress to their Leadership training programmes and support other young people. CONTACT : 020 8694 2444 for more information or text INFO to 07943 201307 […]

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Love Fine Arts? Check Out: Van Dyck To Cezanne at Royal Academy Of Arts

FROM 24 JANUARY 2015 to 10 APRIL 2015 Encounter some of the truly great works from the history of art at the Royal Academy of Arts, “Rubens and His Legacy exhibition.” Brimming with genuine masterpieces, this is the first major overview of the work of Peter Paul Rubens. Exhibited alongside Rubens’ immortal paintings are major […]

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How a 19th-Century Phrase Inspired a 21st-Century Engineer to Take Up Art

Twenty-five-year-old Sanya Gupta entered the world of art through the backdoor just a year ago. Trained in metallurgical engineering, becoming an artist was not a part of Sanya’s career goals. But a quote by Vincent Van Gogh, “I dream my paintings, and then I paint my dreams” sparked Sanya’s interest. These words by Van Gogh […]

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Break Into News with Media Trust’s Latest Competition‏

Want to be mentored by top broadcast journalists and learn how a newsroom works? Breaking Into News may be your chance! Media Trust has just launched the competition in partnership with ITV News. Breaking Into News offers 18- to 25-year-olds the opportunity to be mentored by top journalists and to produce their own local news […]

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NOISE Exhibition Showcases Tomorrow’s Creative Stars

NOISE Exhibition Showcases Tomorrow’s Creative Stars

Through 7th November, the award-winning NOISEfestival.com arts charity is celebrating 55 up-and-coming creatives in an outdoor visual art exhibition at London’s City Hall. The artists were handpicked by some of the UK’s leading lights–who are also NOISE Festival 2014 Curators–including Brian Eno, architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, the Royal Academy’s Tim Marlow, fashion designer Giles Deacon, […]

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Washington Otim Channels Passion Into Art

Twenty-year-old Washington Emiliano Otim is passionate about painting, drawing and graphic design. “It helps me to express my emotions to the community in a creative manner,” he says. Otim is primarily involved in abstract art because it “provokes emotions that make the viewers of my paintings really think about my work.” Otim first caught the […]