News

Click an image below to explore the latest news and opportunities at Arc! To find out more about our projects, events and arts for wellbeing programmes, visit the dedicated blog here.

Arts: Start Selling Handmade Work!

What to consider if you want to start selling handmade work Our centre administrator and Manchester-based contemporary jewellery designer-maker Stacey Hill has put together a few important areas to consider when you’re starting out selling handmade work to… Read More

Community: Arc’s vision of a Stockport town centre creative arts hub

Arc is moving to Hat Works in October 2019 with a vision of developing a new Stockport town centre creative arts hub We are delighted to announce that Arc will be relocating to Wellington Mill, AKA Hat Works… Read More

Arts: Our Top 5 Exhibitions in the North West for August Bank Holiday Weekend

Our Top 5 Exhibitions in the North West for August Bank Holiday Weekend… and Beyond! Here’s our pick of top 5 exhibitions in the north west to visit over the Bank Holiday weekend, and beyond!  From Stockport to… Read More

CURRENT GALLERY EXHIBITION: Pottery Pioneers

A pottery for wellbeing exhibition in Stockport – June 29th – 16:00 on September 28th 2019 (closed during August) The Pottery Pioneers project was designed by Arc to explore the impact of ceramics on the wellbeing of vulnerable people… Read More

Arts: Therapeutic Art Activities

My top 3 therapeutic art activities you can try at home! The powerful and therapeutic effects art-making can have on mental health is now widely recognised and evidenced. Here at Arc, we see the positive impact creativity has… Read More

Arts: We Are Dreamers 16/07/18

We are very excited to announce an Arc project commissioned by SMBC, a social engagement arts project launching in September 2018.  World War 1 poet, Siegfried Sassoon, once wrote: Stockport We Are DreamersThese words remind us that before they were numbers or names… Read More

Arts: New Creative Workshop and Training Programme

New Creative Arts Workshops & Training Programme What will be your next creative experience? We are now taking bookings for a selection of great new creative workshops running at Arc Centre and Gallery from September to December, such… Read More

New Year Newsletter

Arc Arts for Wellbeing New Year Newsletter.

Arc Impact Report 2016-17

We harness creativity to improve lives. Discover our impact during 2016-17 in this colourful report. [PDF 2.3MB].    

Winter Newsletter 2017-18