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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.

Wellbeing: A response from the arts and health sector

Can our response to the pandemic be an energized arts and health sector? Making sense now more than ever Over the last year or so I’ve been struck by the growing number of public platforms acknowledging how creativity… Read More

ART EXHIBITION: We Are Mini Dreamers Exhibition

We Are Mini Dreamers Exhibition, Merseyway Stockport UPDATE: This exhibition will be visitable at #StockportTogetherAgain in the Upper Gallery of Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery from September 25th – November 14th 2021. Thanks to a fantastic response we… Read More

Arts: The modern world of music facilitation

The modern world of music facilitation Hi, I’m Phill Howley, Project Coordinator for Young People’s Arc. I’m also a musician and work for several arts and music organisations in the north west, like Brighter Sound. Project Manager for Brighter… Read More

VIRTUAL GALLERY EXHIBITION: Arts for Wellbeing Programme Retrospective

The Story of Creative Challenge, an Arts for Wellbeing Programme Welcome to a retrospective exhibition of Arc’s Arts for Wellbeing programme ‘Creative Challenge‘. To find out more about a mental health arts for wellbeing programme for adults, please… Read More

Wellbeing: Have you been thinking more about screen-free self-care?

Let us help you plan your screen-free self-care Are you worried about the amount of time you spend sitting, looking at screens, or in the social media / email “checking loop”? Would you like help to have a… Read More

Team: 5 things that have helped my career

The Top 5 things that have helped my career Hi! I’m Leona, former Engagement Officer with Arc. Sadly I have left Arc to work full time as a Creative Learning Studio Lead for Project Inc. The role involves… Read More

Arts: My Lockdown Story Stockport

My Lockdown Story Stockport Miniature Book Project  This course has now ended but you can buy our digital pack leading you through creating your own at home here!  Write your lockdown story! ’My Lockdown Story’ is a project… Read More

News: Arc COVID-19 Update January 5th 2021

With new national restrictions now in place, Arc will still be supporting all our participants through remote delivery of creative projects. This will include: Activities via Zoom, Facebook Live and post, by delivering art materials to each person and… Read More

Patchwork Project: Threads of Creativity

Get involved with the Patchwork Project: Threads of Creativity Stockport Culture Champions has signed up to create a patchwork piece as part of a national project called ‘Patchwork – The Covid Quilt Project’, commemorating 2020, or “The Year… Read More

Arts: Young People’s Charity Christmas Single

Get festive – buy the Arc MusicSpace Young People’s Charity Christmas Single! Young people from our group MusicSpace have recorded an upbeat Christmas song hoping to raise funds for future Arc music-making projects! You can buy the charity… Read More