About

Working with artists and local people to create extraordinary experiences.

What do we do?

Bedford Creative Arts is a contemporary arts charity dedicated to commissioning high-quality art with communities and working with artists to explore new developments in socially engaged art practice. Our work is focused outside the gallery space in social spaces and in schools in Bedford and Bedfordshire. See our Projects page to find out more.

We also produce The Culture Challenge programme for schools and cultural providers, and are an Arts Award Supporter. Additionally, we manage five artist studios from our building in the centre of Bedford town.

Bedford Creative Arts is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation and a registered charity.

Our Registered Charity No. is 1119555.              Company Limited by Guarantee 5305188.

Our Partners

We work with a wide range of partners to deliver our programmes. Current partners include Central Bedfordshire Council, Royal Opera House Bridge, BPHA, The Higgins Bedford, Tate Exchange, University of Bedfordshire and Music for Bedford Borough. Please get in touch if you would like to work with us.

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