Are you aged 15-25 years old? Wysing Arts Centre & Kettle’s Yard are working together on a programme called Circuit and are seeking young people from all sections of the community to get involved in developing workshops, commissions and events. As a Circuit member you will lead the direction of your own group. Whether you have a background in the arts or just keen to get involved new members are welcome to join our free weekly sessions that involve everything from film making to exclusive previews of gallery exhibitions.
Circuit Weekly Sessions – 5.30-7.30pm
1 October: Wysing
8 October: Kettle’s Yard
15 October: Wysing
22 October: Kettle’s Yard
29 October: Wysing
To find out about opportunities you can become involved with, and to sign up to Circuit, email Tahira Fitzwilliam-Hall here or call 01954 717104, and please pass on this invitation to others. Join the conversation about Circuit on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram @CircuitCambs and on our blog.
15-25 years old and interested in the arts? Keen to pursue a career in the creative industry or develop your own arts project?Join us for lively monthly presentations and discussions with leading figures from the creative industries including practicing artists, curators and those working in the cultural sector. Organised and hosted by the Circuit group.
28 October 2014, Wysing
Viewing Copies - a presentation and discussion with Marianne Forrest and Marleen Boschen of London based artist-run organisation, Auto Italia. Touching on alternative methods of producing and distributing artwork through collaborative production, the session will highlight the work of Auto Italia, with a focus on digital work, and discuss new possibilities for art and artistic practice now.
25 November 2014, Kettle’s Yard
Do you have an idea for an event or festival? How do you turn this into a reality? - Putting on events and festivals is incredibly rewarding, but it can be hard work standing out from the crowd. If you’re thinking about setting up your own event (whether independently or as part of your college or school), or even just applying for work in the events sector, join Festival Producer Alex McCorkingdale at this session which will provide you with a bagful of useful pointers and tools. From the glamorous world of programming to the nitty-gritty of risk-assessments and budgets we will give you some examples to take away and answer all of your pressing questions!
No need to book, just turn up.
Free transport between Cambridge and Wysing. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place for this transport.
For details on how to get to Wysing see here.
For details on how to get to Kettle’ Yard see here.
The Circuit group are working on a zine for Curating Cambridge, the University of Cambridge Museums shared season – 5 weeks of of exhibitions, events, and activity across the city. The group will be reviewing and critiquing what’s going on. The zine project involves the Circuit group taking part in creative writing workshops, design workshops, printing workshops, and many trips to review and participate in the extensive range of exhibitions and activities that are taking place as part of Curating Cambridge. The group will be hosting a launch of their publication at Kettle’s Yard at the beginning of November.