The Great Leap Forward

LIFT THE LID ON ISLAND CULTURE CELEBRATORY EXHIBITION Quay Arts, West Gallery Saturday 8 February – Saturday 18 April 2020 Opening Event: Sat 8 Feb, 12 – 2 pm The Great Leap Day: Sat 29 Feb, 10 am - 2 pm Free, all welcome! A group exhibition of work created by local school children from across… Continue reading The Great Leap Forward

Inspiring! Curriculum Conference 2019

Pupils from Gurnard Primary School opened the Conference with a performance from ‘Matilda’ Only a few times in life have I wanted to capture the atmosphere in a room and bottle it. On Friday 11 October 2019 at Oakfield CE Primary School, I had that feeling, at the Isle of Wight Cultural Education Partnership's Curriculum… Continue reading Inspiring! Curriculum Conference 2019

St Saviour’s Primary School & the Isle of Wight Music Hub create ‘space’ for music…

A Case Study from the Isle of Wight Music Hub Pupils explore creating music with iPads This term the Isle of Wight Music Hub were delighted to work with St Saviours Catholic Primary School in Totland on a very special music project composing music for The Great Light and Dark Show one of four art… Continue reading St Saviour’s Primary School & the Isle of Wight Music Hub create ‘space’ for music…

Sacred Isle’s Vlog with Dmitri Galitzine

When we started to plan the art commissions, it was important to identify individuals or organisations that would be interesting for the artists to meet and talk to during their Research and Development on the Island. I don't know about you but I find Twitter a wonderful source of people who have stories to tell...… Continue reading Sacred Isle’s Vlog with Dmitri Galitzine

Cultural Expo 2018

The Cultural Expo on Tuesday 9 October, attracted nearly 30 teachers from almost 20 schools, coming to meet together to talk all things 'Heritage and Arts'. With a video introduction from Island MP, Bob Seeley, plus welcoming words from Paul Armfield of Quay Arts, the afternoon included a very special choral performance from Gurnard Primary… Continue reading Cultural Expo 2018