SAVING THE MACCLESFIELD STRIPE

By |2021-09-10T18:56:31+01:00September 9th, 2021|Artist News, Other Events|

This new Silk Museum exhibition, opening on Saturday 18 September 2021, will take you behind the scenes of the Macclesfield Stripe collection, where you will discover the iconic 1920s -1940s Macclesfield designs and how we are protecting them for future generations. Despite the Macclesfield Stripe being one of the best-known designs made in Macclesfield, we have

Artist Brief for Crewe

By |2021-09-06T12:35:21+01:00September 6th, 2021|Artist News, Business|

Cheshire East Council is seeking to appoint an artist to develop the artwork for a ‘heritage wall’, as part of the new Royal Arcade development in Crewe. The artwork will create a sense of arrival for people visiting Crewe town centre. It should be a source of pride for the town and reflect its

Barnaby Bright presents a series of midsummer events

By |2021-05-14T20:31:18+01:00May 12th, 2021|Artist News, Barnaby News|

Barnaby Bright presents a series of midsummer events and commissions to coincide with the summer solstice 17 -27 June Barnaby Bright is a series of midsummer events that will take place this June around the summer solstice in the historic spaces of Macclesfield town centre, brought to you by the team at Barnaby Festival

Application Writing Workshop (Zoom)

By |2021-04-09T19:48:25+01:00April 9th, 2021|Artist News, Other Events|

Application writing workshop (Zoom): Arts Council England | National Lottery Projects Grants Mark Devereux Projects are pleased to offer their next online workshop to support artists & groups who are planning an application to Arts Council England’s National Lottery Projects Grants under £15k funding programme. Split over two evenings, Mark Devereux will share his extensive

Emerging Artists sought by Art Fair Cheshire

By |2021-02-18T17:49:57+00:00February 18th, 2021|Artist News, Other Events|

Applications   are invited from Emerging Artists to exhibit at an established North West art  fair in September 2021. For the first time in over 20 years Art Fair Cheshire is dedicating a specific gallery space to artists who may have recently graduated from creative degrees. This is a great opportunity for you to exhibit

Spot On Lancashire & Cheshire Rural Touring Artist Commission Brief

By |2021-02-17T09:30:33+00:00December 21st, 2020|Artist News|

Spot On Lancashire & Cheshire Rural Touring Artist Commission Brief Artists and makers are invited to apply for a commission for a making project within a special newspaper for Spot On Lancashire and Cheshire Rural Touring Arts. Each commission would be for the creation of bespoke 'how to ..' making project which would be

Second Sight Online Arts Centre

By |2020-12-10T19:53:43+00:00December 10th, 2020|Artist News, Barnaby News|

Barnaby Festival, in partnership with artists in Macclesfield and arts agency and innovation lab FutureEverything, has created a new online arts centre Second Sight.Second Sight is a virtual gallery experience curated to present a programme of visual arts showcasing the work of the creative communities in Macclesfield.Visitors can explore several galleries within Second Sight, where they

Our First Digital Festival

By |2020-07-19T13:06:53+01:00July 19th, 2020|Artist News, Barnaby News|

We delivered our first digital Barnaby festival programme on June 20th & 21st 2020, you can now watch video content from the weekend Homemade Parade On Saturday 21st, our local communities came together (at home and online) to bring us the Homemade Parade; full of at-home creative making, home and garden 'floats' and a

Our Future is Ancient

By |2020-06-05T10:04:46+01:00June 4th, 2020|Artist News, Barnaby News|

Artist Simon Buckley who produces the Not Quite Light project and is based in Salford will be presenting his digital commission on Saturday June 20. Simon has been visiting Macclesfield Forest every month to coincide with the dawn of the full moon, since December’s winter solstice. Click here for the promotional video

COVID 19

By |2020-03-21T13:58:15+00:00March 21st, 2020|Artist News, Barnaby News, Business|

Macclesfield Barnaby Festival COVID-19 statement  We wanted to update you about Barnaby Festival 2020 in light of the latest advice from the government and NHS about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We must ensure that the health and safety of our audiences, volunteers, artists, partners and staff is the number one priority. The team at

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