Fermynwoods is commissioning artists Stand + Stare (Barney + Lucy Heywood) to produce to an interactive artwork for older people in Corby. This work will respond to the needs of the community by engaging and inspiring elderly individuals, some of whom suffer from social isolation as well as physical disadvantages. The first event in this project will … Continue reading Living Legacy: Art + Memory
Wednesday 6th December 5.00pm to 6.00pm Venue: Rooftop Arts Centre (the old library) Address: 9 Chisholm House, Queens Square, Corby NN17 1PD We are launching a new regular meeting of individuals that are interested in, and passionate about, the role of arts and culture in our town. We’ll be hosting monthly meetings (keeping to a … Continue reading What Next? Corby Launch
Our new Cultivate programme aims to support community groups and local artists working together to create great art experiences for the people of Corby. Ideas must engage with the public as audiences, participants or beneficiaries and will need to align with the Made in Corby aims and ambitions around attracting new audiences for art and … Continue reading Cultivate Programme
Join artist Emily York at The Core for the first session of Core Emerge Ensemble for #EmergeFest2018 on Saturday 14th October 2017 from 10am-2pm. Core Emerge Ensemble is open to young people aged 12-18 who will be working towards creating content for the Emerge Festival in Corby on the 21st April 2018. Participants will be … Continue reading Emerge Festival 2018 – Get Involved
Back to the old skool for kids and their adults! It’s that time of year and Made In Corby are taking you ‘back to the old skool’ with family rave sensation Big Fish Little Fish at The Core at Corby Cube! On the afternoon of Sunday 19th November be prepared to dust off your dancing … Continue reading Back to the Old Skool
Date announced for new festival in Corby Made in Corby and The Core at Corby Cube are producing the first of three major new festivals for Corby, filling the town centre with a wide range of arts activities, from free street theatre to brand new arts experiences created for Corby. The first festival, based around … Continue reading Date announced for Grow Festival
Our 2014 – 2017 programme showed what Made In Corby had to offer. Now we’re back for another 3 years! The last 3 years have been packed with so many extraordinary arts activities. We have all created something spectacular together – all of it has been Made in Corby. It has come to the end … Continue reading Made In Corby: Back for another 3 Years!
Britain’s Best Surprise has now launched in Northamptonshire! Northamptonshire has been considered to be Britain’s best-kept secret… until now! Britain’s Best Surprise is a campaign designed to show everyone all of the wonderful things that Northamptonshire has to offer. For example, we are the county with the highest number of historic houses in the UK. Lord … Continue reading Surprise Northamptonshire has launched!
Made in Corby’s Priors Hall Park Panel, along with assistance from Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, have recently been looking to commission an artist to create public artwork for three neighbouring areas within Priors Hall Park known as; Town Gardens, Rockingham and Weldon Lakes. After sorting through over fifty applications (varying from international, national and local artists), … Continue reading Artists Shortlisted for Priors Hall Park
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. Oakley Vale’s Journey Since May 2016 the group has been working with Artistic Mentor Catherine Hemelryk … Continue reading Oakley Vale Residents Choose New Art