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DAC Annual Poetry Competition

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together:    We want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration.    …

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Poetry Competition iBook 2016

Free iBook For the second time we have created an iBook from the Poetry Competition inspired by the images in our Annual Exhibition with the theme of Austerity/ Extravagance. Caroline Gill was the winner with her poem Drop in the Ocean responding to her own artwork called Shoreline Symphonies. If you would like to read Caroline’s poem as well as…

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Accessible Screenings

Just a reminder for you. Audio Described cinema & DVD. Check out this web site for audio described cinema screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.html Latest audio described DVD releases: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.dvd.html Sub-titled cinema Check out this web site for sub-titled screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/now.showing.html Find your local cinema, bookmark the page, check it every Friday for the latest shows!            

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Unlimited

Next Round of Applications We are currently calling out for 2 types of awards, all for any art form:   R&D – this is for established artists/companies who want to undertake some research and development around a new idea. People can apply for up to £10k. We have £10k to fund work from artists/companies based in Wales and we also…

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M Shed

Brave Poor Things: Reclaiming Bristol’s Disability History 14 October until 15 April 2018 Open Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm   plus Bank Holiday Mondays and Mondays during Bristol school holidays.   M Shed Princes Wharf Wapping Rd Bristol BS1 4RN Disability history and architectural history have a longstanding relationship which has influenced the social landscape, as well as the fabric…

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Wales Co-Operative Centre

Job Vacancy – Project Officer / Co-operative Development Advisor Closing Date: 10:00pm, 22 October 2017 Caerphilly 1. Overview Project Purpose: Care to Co-operate supports the development of new and emerging social care based co-operatives and social enterprises across Wales. The project will enable citizens and service providers to come together to develop a co-operative approach to the delivery of social…

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Tape Music and Film

Coastline Film Festival From November 4th – 27th at Tape and other venues. This is the 3rd year of the Coastline Film Festival and Tape are delighted to be working with a wide and varied selection of partners from across the community. As well as many screenings at Tape, The Chapel of Horror series of screenings includes: Dark, Dark House…

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DAC AGM and Annual Exhibition

Penarth Pier Pavillion Friday October 27th 2pm Please join us for our Annual General Meeting at the beautiful Penarth Pier Pavillion. The business should be completed by 2.30pm and we will then be holding an event to showcase the excellent selected art works from our Annual Exhibition and there will be an opportunity to meet the artists. The artwork can…

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Paraorchestra and Friends

Associate Director – Lloyd Coleman Paraorchestra and Friends, the national music producing hub behind The British Paraorchestra, and integrated music ensembles has announced that BBC Proms presenter, Lloyd Coleman, will take up the position of its first ever full-time Associate Director. We were delighted to hear this news as we have followed Lloyd’s career closely ever since DAC awarded him his…

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National Theatre Wales 2

National Theatre Wales

Access Forum Next meeting: Blackwood Miners’ Institute next Wednesday, 18th October, 6-8pm   The event will focus on Dementia Friendly Theatre, with talks from Dementia Friends, Marina Newth from Blackwood Miners’ Institute, and myself. I’ll be touching on how to make affordable resources to help make your performances dementia friendly, and also pointing you in the direction of useful organisations….

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Celf o Gwmpas

Artist in Residency Celf o Gwmpas are delighted to welcome Lou Lockwood, the first of four artists in residence to arrive at Centre Celf. Lou is using her time at Celf o Gwmpas to further develop ideas using pin hole cameras during her residency: Imprint – a further experiment in touch memory.   Lou will be in residence throughout October, so look…

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Helfa Gelf

CYFLE GYDA HELFA GELF Arddangosfa yn Y Capel, Llangollen Sir Ddinbych Tachwedd – Rhagfyr 2017 Mae hwn yn gyfle i fod yn rhan o arddangosfa o waith cymysg gan artistiaid Helfa Gelf. Rydym yn chwilio am geisiadau gan artistiaid Helfa Gelf, yn arbennig gwaith 3D neu gemwaith i’r arddangosfa hwn. Os oes diddordeb gennych, yna danfonwch ebost at Menna yn datgan…

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