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Barbican launches 2015 manifesto for youngsters...

We were excited to hear that our Takeover Arts partner the Barbican, in collaboration with Guildhall School Creative Learning, have announced a new manifesto to help young people find their creative voice.

The project will provide arts and training opportunities for over 10,000 young people and artists by 2020, … Read more

Added: October 27, 2014Comments: 0

Helen Castor, talks history, museums and judging the Family Friendly Museum Award...

Acclaimed historian and author Helen Castor specialises in medieval history and is a Bye-Fellow of Sidney Sussex College Cambridge. Her books focus on inspiring historical figures and have been adapted by the BBC.

Helen’s latest book – Joan of Arc: A History focuses on one of history’s most notorious females … Read more

Added: October 27, 2014Comments: 0

Families invited to explore British art with free events at the Tate...

Families are invited to become film makers, dance around the galleries and make music with rare musical instruments at the BP Family Weekend: Close Encounters of the Art Kind on 25-26 October at Tate Britain.

Drop in throughout the weekend to experience 500 years of British art through music, movies, … Read more

Added: October 20, 2014Comments: 0

#WHYfest at the Southbank Centre to promote children and young people’s rights in the UK...

On the 23-26 October the WHY? What’s Happening for the Young Festival will take over the entire Southbank site for four packed days of talks, debates, performances, free participatory events and workshops exploring all aspects of the current protection and promotion of children and young people’s rights in the … Read more

Added: October 17, 2014Comments: 0

‘Why Remember?’ teaching resources launched at the Tower of London...

Last month, Historic Royal Palaces launched their ‘Why Remember?’ campaign with a poignant event held at the Tower of London, inspired by the art installation currently filling the moat at the Tower.

‘Blood Swept Land and Seas of Red’ (created by ceramic artist Paul Cummins, with setting by stage designer … Read more

Added: October 17, 2014Comments: 0

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