Things to do in Stockport – Arc Saturday Art Clubs 2020

Looking for things to do in Stockport with the kids? *Please note: in-person Art Clubs are suspended until further notice and the centre is closed to drop-in visitors.* Read our latest Coronavirus update here. Arc Saturday Art Club –… Read More

Halloween Spooktacular Art Club Online: Ghosts in the Machine!

Halloween online – looking for creative and interactive things for the kids to do (and you too!)? Join us for spooky virtual creative fun for Halloween online!  Download the printable A4 PDF line-up here – all available after… Read More

#ShakespeareWeek2020 FREE Stockport Library Art Workshops

#ShakespeareWeek2020 Explore Shakespeare’s works through a technique called ‘black-out poetry’ which brings creative writing and art making together, using pages from his play ‘The Tempest’. Come along and read the selected pages, pull out words that appeal to… Read More

A fond look back at We Are Dreamers

We Are Dreamers, a Stockport art exhibition An Arc project commissioned by SMBC called ‘We Are Dreamers‘, which culminated in Remembrance Day art installation at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery which ended in February has had a lovely evaluation reoport created… 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

Arts: We Are Dreamers Opens 01/11/18

We Are Dreamers Opens We are pleased to announce the launch of an Arc project commissioned by SMBC called ‘We Are Dreamers‘, culminating in an art installation at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery opening Nov 11th.   To coincide with Remembrance Day 2018,… Read More

Arts: We Are Dreamers 2018 – Kath Tindale’s Soldier Box 17/10/18

We Are Dreamers 2018 Stockport Manchester Centenary Art Project

We Are Dreamers 2018 Stockport Manchester Centenary Art Project Kath Tindale has volunteered for Arc for 2 years, mainly for the monthly Saturday Art Clubs but she also led a public Drawing Social. Since emigrating to England from… Read More

Arts: We Are Dreamers 2018 – Collect Your DreamBox 17/09/18

Stockport We Are Dreamers Open Art Installation

Arc is very excited to launch an SMBC funded arts project called “We Are Dreamers” as part of Stockport Remembers! Would you like to contribute to this large-scale Stockport We Are Dreamers Open Art Installation? DREAMBOXES ARE NOW AVAILABLE TO… Read More

Arts: We Are Dreamers 2018: Kath Walls 14/09/2018

We Are Dreamers 2018 Stockport Manchester Art Project

We Are Dreamers 2018 Stockport Manchester Art Project Ahead of the upcoming launch of the exciting We Are Dreamers project, a dedicated team of staff and volunteers spent time last week packing up the DreamBoxes, ready to be… Read More

Community: All-female Youth Music project ends with a bang! 13/09/18

Young People’s Arc music project A busy summer spent with Global Grooves – a charity dedicated to the development of cultural music, dance and carnival arts in the UK – saw a group of young people from Manchester Bangladeshi… Read More