Oakley Vale Sculpture Project 2017

Residents of Oakley Vale have been involving themselves in commissioning new art to enhance their area. Responding to a call out about ‘extraordinary art’ last autumn, Oakley Vale Community Association assisted in recruiting a panel of enthusiastic local residents. Since May 2016 the group has been working with Artistic Mentor Catherine Hemelryk from NN Contemporary … Continue reading Oakley Vale Sculpture Project 2017

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The Elementz Impact Study

In 2016, The Elementz, led by hip-hop artist Jamzy and youth work programme the Jam Team, was supported by our Big Ideas programme to run 30 weekly hip-hop sessions for young people. Sessions included graffiti art, DJ-ing, lyric writing and breakdance and were aimed at the young people that the Jam Team engage on the … Continue reading The Elementz Impact Study

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Creative People: Our first community panel

Reflections from the Big Ideas community panel Welcome to the first in our new series of blog posts highlighting some of the fantastic local people we work with. We are passionate about making sure that local people are at the heart of the decisions we make – which artists we work with, the places where … Continue reading Creative People: Our first community panel

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Corby International Orchestra Impact Study

Made With Many (formerly Made In Corby in 2015), in partnership with The Core at Corby Cube, commissioned internationally renowned British-Asian musician and composer Arun Ghosh to form a new ensemble drawing upon the varied musical communities in Corby. They performed over an hour of new music as the finale to Corby’s International Day celebrations on Saturday … Continue reading Corby International Orchestra Impact Study

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No Way Back – Impact Study

No Way Back was a physical theatre show, co-created by Frantic Assembly directors Scott Graham and Neil Bettles (who both grew up in Corby) and a cast of ten local people and six professional performers. The performers were recruited through a series of open and targeted taster sessions in a range of venues across the … Continue reading No Way Back – Impact Study

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