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Creating persistent encounters

23.05.18

Karen Smith talks about her think piece for Creative People and Places exploring the relationship between the programme and social capital

Detail from A Social Change Instrument by Nicole Mollett

Two research opportunities

01.02.18

A call for proposals for two pieces of work exploring CPP's impact on artistic practice and approaches to developing thriving cultural ecologies 

Super Slow Way. Sufi chanters, Shape Note singers and local residents come together to share music in the disused Brierfield Mill. Photo: Graham Kay

New report shows positive signs of change in areas of low arts engagement

08.12.15

Creative People and Places is reaching people from locations that offer fewer opportunities to engage in the arts and is engaging them in a range of different ways, according to a report published today

Performance of Rush. The Cultural Spring, Sunderland. Photo: Dan Prince

The unusual suspects

04.12.15

Sarah B Davies explores the audience data that shows Creative People and Places is reaching people new to the arts

Same Sky winter lights event in Hounslow. Photo: Vipul Sangoi

Why consortia working is the future

03.12.15

Holly Donagh on new research and the importance of consortium-working for Creative People and Places and beyond

bait workshop with community leaders. Photo: Jason Thompson

Call for papers: People, Place, Power

16.11.15

A call for papers for a national conference underpinned by our learning and other approaches to increase participation in the arts

Colour of Time, Right Up Our Street. Photo: James Mulkeen. Funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council England as part of Global Streets led by Greenwich and Docklands Festival, with support from Right Up Our Street