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Design Manchester 13

Design Manchester 13

05.11.2013

Last week we held the inaugural Design Manchester, a new week-long creative festival featuring a series of inspirational talks, interactive workshops and evening events, on the theme of longevity. There were nine events across the week, including Intellectual Property workshops, OWT Creative’s Discourse event at Band on the Wall and a D&AD Creative Brief-in. The […]

It’s all about the Monet

It’s all about the Monet

24.10.2013

During October I got to work on an amazing project where I learnt more about art, galleries, and schools for that matter! The Your Paintings: Masterpieces in Schools project loaned original oil paintings to schools across the UK and they got the opportunity to see an original Monet, Lowry, Turner and more, outside their gallery […]

Spike Island: It ain’t where you’re from, it’s where you’re at.

Spike Island: It ain’t where you’re from, it’s where you’re at.

19.10.2013

Taking me back to my youth, the film served as a reminder as to what it was like to be young, innocent and carefree. Reminiscing about being 16 again, when friends were the most important things in the world, and music occupied every spare hour in the day, Spike Island captures the imagination of its […]

Design Manchester’s 10 x 10

Design Manchester’s 10 x 10

16.08.2013

Last night was the launch of Design Manchester’s 10 x 10 at the Bench Self Made Gallery, which will be on show from today until the 28th August 2013. We invited 17 creatives to collaborate to produce a piece of work outside of their usual comfort zone with some impressive and beautiful results. The exhibition […]

Bipolar Sunshine at the Bench Self Made Gallery

Bipolar Sunshine at the Bench Self Made Gallery

10.06.2013

Ahead of their performance and the Bench International Conference, the frankly amazing Bipolar Sunshine treated us to a Lunch Time Live session in the Bench Self Made Gallery. Tipped for the huge things, Bipolar Sunshine aka Adio Marchant is already getting the nod from leading Radio shows across the UK. including Radio 1’s Zane Lowe, […]

Strange Hill High hopes…

Strange Hill High hopes…

09.05.2013

Strange Hill High is the brand new animated series from CBBC, FME and Altrincham’s Factory Transmedia. Using a brand new form of animation, invented specifically for the show by Kat Van Henderson, the show is a wonderful mix of Japanese vinyl puppetry, CGI and just a little stop motion, which essentially adds to produce something […]

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It’s official, festival season is back (!), and last weekend we well and truly kicked off the season in style attending Salford’s very own Sounds From The Other City, which took place on a sunny Sunday during the early May bank holiday weekend.  As a newbie to Greater Manchester, I’ve been so eager to attend […]