Tagged with Barnsley Museums

INTERVIEW: HELEN BALL – A CIVIC DUTY

INTERVIEW: HELEN BALL – A CIVIC DUTY

One thing I have come to appreciate about this website is the broad range of people who use it; from art and music lovers, to students, parents, arts facilitators, council arts workers and those at the top of arts organisations. I’d like to put a face to some of those people behind some of the … Continue reading

BARNSLEY 2013: A CULTURAL REVIEW

BARNSLEY 2013: A CULTURAL REVIEW

2012 was my first full year back in Barnsley after living darn sarf for six years. Initially apprehensive about what lay in store culturally after being surrounded by a wealth of quality live music, theatre experiences and exhibitions, I started Alternative Barnsley as a way of exploring arts and culture in Barnsley and of showcasing … Continue reading

ARTS NEWS: OCCUPY BUILDING 21

ARTS NEWS: OCCUPY BUILDING 21

“STRUGGLING TO FIND AFFORDABLE SPACE TO DEVELOP NEW LARGE-SCALE CREATIVE WORK? THEN MAKE US AN OFFER…” That’s what BMBC and Barnsley Museums are saying as they open up the fantastic space that is Building 21 for potential artist occupations. Building 21 is a fantastic large multi use venue in the former industrial village of Elsecar, … Continue reading