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NEW ARTIST RESIDENCIES LAUNCHED AT THE CIVIC

Each year, The Civic, Barnsley launces applications for its Civic Artistic Residency Programme (or CARP). CARP is a flexible programme aiming to support artists in the process of creating work, developing and experimenting with new ideas in a creative and supportive arts environment. In June 2015 The Civic, Barnsley will be once again be opening … Continue reading

EXHIBITIONS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2015

EXHIBITIONS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2015

Barnsley’s museums and galleries are getting more visitors than ever right now. Over the last few years, the town has seen a great number of successful funding bids from bodies such as European Regional Development Fund, Arts Council of England and Lottery Heritage Fund, for both individual exhibitions and for much bigger projects such as … Continue reading

INTERVIEW: RORY GARFORTH IN BLACK AND WHITE

INTERVIEW: RORY GARFORTH IN BLACK AND WHITE

Rory Garforth is already well known and respected amongst his peers, whether it because of his astonishing landscapes or his portraits of local musicians. His images of places and people in Yorkshire turn the mundane into something magical. Until now though, Rory has never exhibited his photography. Opening on Friday 17th July, Rory will hold … Continue reading

NEWS: HAVE A BALL AT THE CIVIC

NEWS: HAVE A BALL AT THE CIVIC

On Friday 16th May The Civic will host a wonderful and unique performance called The Night Ball by balletLORENT. In the year that The Civic celebrates its fifth birthday, their calendar has been full of inspiring events, and this is no exception. Celebrating the beauty and intimacy of social dancing, The Night Ball is a … Continue reading