Arts: We Are Dreamers Workshops 13/09/18

We Are Dreamers Creative Workshops Stockport There are just a few days to go until you can get your hands on a DreamBox to fill with your hopes and dreams, but we have also planned several free creative… 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

Arts: We Are Dreamers Dreamboxes Project 20/08/2018

We Are Dreamers 2018 Stockport Manchester Art Project Arc is delighted to be delivering a new exciting arts project called ‘We Are Dreamers’. Commissioned by Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, this large-scale socially engaged project will lead to an immersive… 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

Team: Meet Graeme Draper, now on the board of directors!

Welcome to our new trustee Graeme! We found out a bit more about him… What was your favourite job ever? With a degree in Physics from Manchester University, I spent the next 9 years teaching science in Stockport.  I… Read More

Arts: The role of culture and the arts in ageing

The role of culture and the arts in ageing Recently I was lucky enough to take part in a dynamic cultural exchange around arts and ageing, when I visited the Netherlands with Jennifer Connolly, a consultant in public… Read More

Arts: The Curiosity Project short film has gone live!

The Curiosity Project – Visual Arts Stockport, Manchester The Curiosity Project reframed what we do at Arc and encouraged us to reflect on what we do and why we do it. The project was a collaboration between Dr…. Read More

Team: Creative Professional Volunteering at Arc Centre & Gallery

Creative Professional Volunteering at Arc Centre & Gallery Since the beginning of December 2017 I have been volunteering at Arc, under the supervision of Artistic Director Jacqui Wood. I picked this placement up through the University of Manchester… Read More