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Exhibition in the greenhouse at Candie Museum

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Exhibition title: COLLECTIONS: Private Private View: Tuesday 1st July 5:30pm – 7:00pm Exhibition Run: Wednesday 2nd July – Sunday 31st August 2014 (free admission Sunday 6th July from 10:00am – 5:00pm) The next exhibition opening, to the public, at the greenhouse at Candie Museum on Wednesday 2nd July is the first in a series of […]

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Arts Sunday’s EXPRESS YOURSELF exhibition

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of this year’s popular Arts Sunday event, which took place on 8th June and received over 10,000 attendees, the Guernsey Arts Commission announced a new initiative, EXPRESS YOURSELF. Using this year’s theme of ‘Living on an island’, all islanders of whatever age were encouraged to post their responses to the Arts Sunday Facebook […]

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Artists’ Networking Evening

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Visual artists, gallery owners and arts organisations on the Bailiwick are invited to a social and business networking event on Thursday 19 June from 6pm to 8pm at the greenhouse at Guernsey Information Centre. There will be drinks and discussion around the challenges of working freelance on Guernsey as well as the opportunities, including exhibiting […]

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Highest grossing animated movie of all time and brand new blockbusters showing on Sure’s Big Screen

Highest grossing animated movie of all time and brand new blockbusters showing on Sure’s Big Screen

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

ISLANDERS have helped create what promises to be the best line up so far at this year’s Sure Big Screen. Brand new blockbusters and the highest grossing animated movie of all time are on the bill for the summer extravaganza at Cobo from 19 to 25 August. Outdoor cinemagoers will have the chance to see […]

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‘Beyond the Big C’ Exhibition at the PEH

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

A series of paintings created by service users of Europe’s largest Cancer Hospital, The Christie Hospital in the UK, will be exhibited at the PEH from Thursday 29 May. The exhibition coincides with the launch of a pilot project delivering gentle art activities to patients while they undergo Chemotherapy at the PEH. Lottie Barnes, GAC’s […]

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Arts Sunday – Final Call for All Creatives

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arts Sunday is fast approaching and all creative individuals and organisations are invited to take part by taking a stall, performing or engaging the public in some way. Last year’s Arts Sunday on St Peter Port’s seafront had over 9,500 visitors, so this year organisers are hoping to draw over 10,000 people. Guernsey Arts Commission […]

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Arts Sunday – Calling All Creatives

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arts Sunday is fast approaching and all creative individuals and organisations are invited to take part by taking a stall, performing or engaging the public in some way. Last year’s Arts Sunday on St Peter Port’s seafront had over 9,500 visitors, so this year organisers are hoping to draw over 10,000 people. Guernsey Arts Commission […]

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Digital literary world alive in Guernsey

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Visitors to the 2014 Guernsey Literary Festival will this year enjoy a full programme of literary events, speakers and educational initiatives, and will also have the opportunity to experience the latest developments in digital publishing thanks to technical sponsor JT. Throughout the festival, which takes place from Friday 15th May to Monday 18th May, JT […]

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Help for musicians

Help for musicians

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

1               Arts’ Grants for Musicians Emerging musicians are being given a helping hand by Guernsey Arts Commission following consultation with a number of performers. Applications from bands and other music groups are particularly welcomed by the Funding Sub-Committee at the Arts Commission.  A budget of £10,000 has been allocated to support emerging musicians take the […]

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Helen Grand to leave Choral & Orchestral Society on a High Note

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

GUERNSEY Choral & Orchestral Society Musical Director Helen Grand will be handing in her baton at the society’s concert on Saturday 17 May2014. Guernsey’s popular choral and orchestral ensemble presents a feast of operatic music featuring popular arias, choruses and overtures from the sumptuous operatic repertoire. Professional soloists will be joined by local performers Casey-Joe […]

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