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Lace goes Large!

Would you like to take part in a large public artwork and be in a film of the event? As part of our ‘Lace in Place’ commission, artist Arabel Rosillio De Blas, will be creating lace in a way you have never seen before. This Saturday we will be creating a large piece of lace,

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Almanac Festival Part 2

Laced Words, Arabel Rosillo de Blas and Kathy Hinde, light and sound animation, Almanac Festival, Frbruary 2013 Photography Darren Marsh     We’re now less than 10 days away from the launch of our Almanac Festival, so it seems a good time to share some of the reasons why we’ve been working so hard to

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Almanac Festival

  A weekend of art made in Bedford. Magical night time light projections, animated discussions and pop up cinema of films made in Bedford. Become a walking musical instrument in an interactive sound installation, or drink tea, take a walk and find out more about how afternoon tea started in Bedfordshire. Hear the Concerto Magnificent,

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Vocal Migrations by Kathy Hinde

Our current artistic commission is Vocal Migrations by Kathy Hinde. Kathy has been collaborating with a wide range of people both here in Bedford and her home town of Bristol, creating open compositions for choir and electronics, and developing a new portable electronic device for use by live performers, inspired by how bats echo locate.

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Arabel Rosillo de Blas

  Large Lace with Arabel Rosillo de Blas 24th March 2012, part of Bedford Creative Arts’ Lace in Place commission Film by Tom B Wild Productions Lace in Place by Arabel Rosillo de Blas, commissioned and produced by Bedford Creative Arts 1 St Paul’s Square Bedford, 5th May 2012 to 28th February 2013 Photography by

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Press Release: BCA Receives Over £100,000 For Airship Dreams

Local contemporary arts charity, Bedford Creative Arts (BCA), has received significant funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, as well as Arts Council England and Bedford-based charity, Harpur Trust for a new project: Airship Dreams.  The project is the result of three years of investigation and research into Bedford’s history with the airship and Cardington Sheds, working closely with award-winning artist Mike Stubbs, who grew up in

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Airship Dreams

Airship Dreams is a creative enquiry into Bedford’s identity as the historical centre of the UK’s airship industry

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Artists Appointed for Take Part Queen’s Park

We are pleased to announce the appointment of three exciting artists for our new project Take Part Queen’s Park!  Artists, Caroline Wendling, Andy Holden and Mira Calix will be part of the first phase of a two-year action research project based within this Bedford community.  Residents of all ages will be invited to collaborate with the artists on a series