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#ICYMI: “We must also lobby for art to b…

12th April 2021

#ICYMI: “We must also lobby for art to be embedded in planning and make sure developers start talking to artists early on”: @ZillyUK on the importance of public art in rural communities’ recovery from Covid-19 https://t.co/3cMIjBuTkT— ArtsProfessional (@ArtsPro) April 12,…

Don’t forget to catch up on this feature…

12th April 2021

Don’t forget to catch up on this feature in @ArtsPro in which our Programme Manager, Lindsey, explains what public art means in practice for young people in the Lakes and Dales. https://t.co/Ettj3VD97o #LiveMoreDoMore #PublicArtNow @ace_national @HeritageFundUK — Great Place: Lakes…

Towards the start of this year, students from @kendalartdesi…

12th April 2021

Towards the start of this year, students from @kendalartdesign got creative making postcards highlighting seriously endangered species from across South Cumbria. With a talented mix of around 26 budding artists, illustrators, fashion designers and photographers, the brief was to come…

From today government restrictions ease …

12th April 2021

From today government restrictions ease further, which is great news for local hospitality businesses 🙏 The wellbeing of visitors and communities are our priority and we recommend checking the updated guidance ⬇️ https://t.co/7jupaP2VFH 📸 Wendy McDonnell#Wharfedale pic.twitter.com/f5HrmrjEgh — Yorkshire Dales…

Towards the start of this year, students…

12th April 2021

Towards the start of this year, students from @KendalCollege got creative making postcards highlighting seriously endangered species from across South Cumbria.#endangeredspecies #southcumbria #artanddesign #kendalartanddesign #endangered #butterflys pic.twitter.com/yGK2wqm46r — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) April 12, 2021

Are you a young artist or creative who needs a studio space …

11th April 2021

Are you a young artist or creative who needs a studio space to make, create, photograph and display your work? As part of our Watch This Space project, @marisacraneart is taking over @comida_kendal on 26th and 27th April to provide…

If you’d like to access this this space …

11th April 2021

If you’d like to access this this space for 48 hours to develop your creative practice please get in touch with Marisa either through her Instagram page @marisacranceart or by emailing marisacraneart@yahoo.com. #creativespace #watchthisspace #artistworkspace #creativekendal pic.twitter.com/CAy0RfXjek — Great Place:…

Interesting article from Lindsey @GP_Lak…

10th April 2021

Interesting article from Lindsey @GP_LakesDales on the importance of public art and nurturing creative talent https://t.co/wAocCFEytl — Karen Merrifield (@Karmerri) April 10, 2021

To all those who love the Yorkshire Dale…

9th April 2021

To all those who love the Yorkshire Dales. It's a huge relief to properly be able to welcome visitors back from Monday. Read an open letter from the Chair and the Chief Executive of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.…

@somewhere_now.here recently launched an exciting new projec…

9th April 2021

@somewhere_now.here recently launched an exciting new project called The Place Collective (People, Land, Art, Culture, Ecology) which brings together creative practitioners for discussions and research at The Centre For National Parks and Protected Areas (CNPPA). As a network for knowledge-sharing,…

Somewhere Nowhere recently launched an e…

9th April 2021

Somewhere Nowhere recently launched an exciting new project called The Place Collective (People, Land, Art, Culture, Ecology). To find out more about the project head over to their website https://t.co/3SHTCe55wD! #newproject #sustainability #artists #theplacecollective #cnppa pic.twitter.com/9fB0zvp9Bj — Great Place: Lakes…

@artbirds Thanks @artbirds and for Publi…

8th April 2021

Thanks @artbirds and for Public Art Now!, we’ve loved working with you too 🙂 — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) April 8, 2021

Really delighted to have pitched this ar…

8th April 2021

Really delighted to have pitched this article idea to industry title @ArtsPro a couple of months ago and to see it come to fruition today. Client @GP_LakesDaless have done a great job in responding to the brief. Huge thanks to…

Congratulations on this coverage! We’re …

8th April 2021

Congratulations on this coverage! We’re proud to have worked with @GP_LakesDales on the Public Art Now! Campaign. https://t.co/gXRKkUpB69 — FrancisKnight (@artbirds) April 8, 2021

Public art can connect us to the places, landscapes and buil…

8th April 2021

Public art can connect us to the places, landscapes and buildings where we live. Our Programme Manager, Lindsey, features in industry title, Arts Professional, today, explaining what that means in practice for young people in the Lakes and Dales. Link…

Public art can connect us to the places,…

8th April 2021

Public art can connect us to the places, landscapes and buildings where we live. Our Programme Manager, Lindsey, features in @ArtsPro today, explaining what that means in practice for young people in the Lakes and Dales. https://t.co/Ettj3VD97o #LiveMoreDoMore #PublicArtNow —…

night-time brightness is our blindnes we…

8th April 2021

night-time brightness is our blindneswe are set adrift from the stars On Saturday we'll be perched above Ambleside to see this scene change for the Big Switch Off, arranged by @FriendsofLakes & Ambleside Action for A Future. #DarkSkiesMore: https://t.co/9lulIHvpJn pic.twitter.com/xB7cyRXTIV…

If you live in #Ambleside will you be sw…

8th April 2021

If you live in #Ambleside will you be switching off on the 10th April from 9.30 pm? You never know what you might see in a darker sky… https://t.co/4ybRW0Qq6t pic.twitter.com/bNI1XwMUi4 — Friends of the Lake District (@FriendsofLakes) April 8, 2021

Look out for this online series later th…

8th April 2021

Look out for this online series later this month from @GP_LakesDales, in which we are a key partner. https://t.co/f864i3sOnR — South Lakeland DC (@SouthLakelandDC) April 8, 2021

An injection of youth: Public art can co…

8th April 2021

An injection of youth: Public art can connect us to the places, landscapes and buildings where we live. @ZillyUK explains what that means in practice for young people in the Lakes and Dales https://t.co/3cMIjBuTkT — ArtsProfessional (@ArtsPro) April 8, 2021

.@GP_LakesDales is working to increase t…

8th April 2021

.@GP_LakesDales is working to increase the number of younger people choosing to live & work in rural communities by using arts, heritage & culture to influence social, economic & environmental change. Don’t miss their free series of talksMore info 👉…

What does culture and the arts look like in Cumbria in 2031?…

8th April 2021

What does culture and the arts look like in Cumbria in 2031? If you’re 18-26 and want to contribute to the discussion, The Cumbria Arts and Culture Network have created a panel of young people from different backgrounds to lead…

What does culture and the arts look like…

8th April 2021

What does culture and the arts look like in Cumbria in 2031? For more information about joining the panel, email Ella on eluo@lakelandarts.org.uk#lakelandarts #cumbria #cumbriaarts #cumbraartsandculture #artsandculture #northernarts #northernculture #livemoredomore pic.twitter.com/tkHSSpSVzY — Great Place: Lakes & Dales (@GP_LakesDales) April 8,…

#ThursdayThoughts! We’re looking forwar…

8th April 2021

#ThursdayThoughts! We're looking forward to Springtime bluebells in Grass Wood in a a few weeks time 🌱 Learn more about this species rich nature reserve and how it's looked after by @YorksWildlife 👉 https://t.co/JfnuR5aPjq #YorkshireDales #Grassington 📸 Andy Kay pic.twitter.com/23MzGHnUnc…

Be captivated by Jean Cocteau’s visually…

7th April 2021

Be captivated by Jean Cocteau's visually opulent cinematic imagining of the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast at Hinterlands! 🥀https://t.co/fHvm56tCQK pic.twitter.com/ZCGQiv3qHP — HinterlandsFestival (@HinterlandsFest) April 7, 2021