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: The Value of Connecting

Our arts centre, your arts centre At the centre: the value of connecting Our vision at Arc is of healthy and happy communities, in which people achieve sustainable wellbeing and are inspired and connected by shared creative experiences,… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: Faye Power Movement Maps

Contemporary Art Exhibition Faye Power Movement Maps – April 27th – June 21st 2019 Arc’s new exhibition is Faye Power’s ‘Movement Maps’, a collection of studies and collaged narrative maps that record the steps, marks and patterns made by… Read More

NEXT GALLERY EXHIBITION: Pottery Pioneers

A pottery for wellbeing exhibition in Stockport – June 29th – September 20th 2019 (closed during August) The Pottery Pioneers project was designed by Arc to explore the impact of ceramics on the wellbeing of vulnerable people in Stockport… Read More

Arts: Mothers in Art – Perinatal Mental Health

Perinatal Mental Health 11/01/19 The Other in Mother Motherhood Arts Project film has gone live! In 2018 we commissioned artist Sarah Greaves to create a touring installation based around perinatal mental health and the impacts of motherhood, called… Read More

CURRENT GALLERY EXHIBITION: Unlocking Creativity: Transforming Lives

An arts for wellbeing exhibition – Feb 23rd – April 12th 2019 Arc offers vulnerable adults and young people structured arts for wellbeing programmes, supporting them on a journey through recovery to increased resilience, wellbeing and independence. Join us to find… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: Nature and Light Photography

Nature and Light – Jan 26th – Feb 13th 2019 Nature and Light SAZ MEDIA photography exhibition, Arc Centre Stockport is an exhibition of photography created by young people aged 12-17 attending SAZ MEDIA workshops from July 2018 at their studio in… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: Christmas Art Bazaar 2018

The perfect festive opportunity to buy affordable, handmade Christmas gifts in Stockport, Manchester – all under one roof! Saturday November 24th 11:00-16:00 & continues Wed-Fri 10:00-16:00 until 16:00 on Fri December 21st 2018 Launching with a festive Saturday Art Club on November… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: Jason Taylor’s Function Ltd.

Function Ltd. September 29th – November 18th 2018 – see opening times here. Jason Taylor Art Gallery Exhibition Stockport Manchester Jason Taylor is an artist/maker who creates unconventional sculptures and products inspired by ordinary objects, sometimes considered mundane.  Jason… Read More

Arts: The Other in Mother 31/08/18

The Other in Mother Motherhood Arts Project Manchester I can’t quite believe that we’re near the end of the project! All the research is complete, final ideas are set and I’m now trialing the artworks in the dome… Read More