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We're back for more Wild Woods action, this time the woods will be in full bloom for spring!

Explore a once familiar clearing in Darley Street, transformed into an enchanted forest where the creative spirit of Bradford grows free.
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We're going to SXSW! Reporting back via our blog in March, keep yer eyes peeled.

BRADFORD representatives will travel to Texas to talk about the past and possible future of cinema at an international festival.
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MAR8
Wed 4:00 PM UTCCity of Bradford, United Kingdom
151 people interested · 36 people going

Happy LGBT History Month! It's kicking off in Bratfud. Looking forward to lots of these.

Bradford isn't just a friendly city, it's also an LGBT-friendly city.
Your LGBT neighbours warmly invite you to enjoy this growing programme of films, plays, talks, parties, exhibitions, football matches and more during LGBT History Month in Bradford.

A month of entertainment, education and discussion, brought to you by Bradford Council and valued local partners.
Everyone welcome.
lgbtbradford.co.uk

The details and the full line-up of incredible arts organisations we'll be working alongside for Paper Peace in 2018 with Emergency Exit Arts

The Brick Box are very happy to announce that we’ll be working with Emergency Exit Arts as a national partner on their incredible Paper Peace project.
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Please welcome our new neighours, Speakers' Corner Bradford

Speakers’ Corner is a new social space which was set up by some of the dynamic women who took part in the Women of the World Festival in November last year.
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Delighted to be a creative partner on this ambitious national project for 2018. More soon!

We are proud to announce that Arts Council England are supporting our ambition for Paper Peace, a project developing 5 collaborative partnerships across the UK ...of Young Producers (18-25), arts and heritage organisations.

Five new national partnerships: CreativeScene, City Arts - Nottingham, Vivacity Peterborough Culture and Leisure, Jumped Up Theatre, B-Arts, Articulture Wales and The Brick Box will facilitate epic peace processions and outdoor performances in 2018 contemporising WW1 archives through poetry, paper sculptures, projections and pyrotechnics. Elements of the Paper Peace project will also tour the country, engaging thousands of people and leaving a legacy in developing and touring dynamic outdoor visual arts and performance work.

Full details are on our website: http://www.eea.org.uk/…/arts_council_england_invest_248601…/

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Emergency Exit Arts (EEA) is the organisation with the vision, imagination and capacity to deliver unforgettable theatrical events and participatory experiences.
eea.org.uk

"It is sometimes said – especially by people with little actual experience of community art – that standards do not matter to the artists who work in the field, that this work is just a kind of social project or activism in which art is a secondary consideration at best. That is nonsense. Artists who work with communities are as committed to art as those who work in studios or well-resourced institutions. Some are better than others; some participatory art is mediocre or downright bad. But that is equally true of theatre, contemporary art, music and every field of artistic practice."

Another great blog post from A Restless Art.

‘It’s important for children to meet an artist in the atmosphere of a workshop. They too have a right to beauty, to culture and to become used to focusing on a creative project.’ Nelly Roland Iribe…
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We had such a good time at the ISAN Ideas Summit, showing national delegates around Bradford, seeing some brilliant pitches, and having a party at the Beehive afterwards with brass covers of 90s club classics

Download the Wild Woods evaluation report from our website to see what was spent, learned, said and created at #wildwoodsbradford

Explore a once familiar clearing in Darley Street, transformed into an enchanted forest where the creative spirit of Bradford grows free.
wildwoodsbradford.co.uk

Fire pits, a Sufi band, No Hands DJs, fortune telling, rockets, and at least one unicorn. Got a better NYE lined up? If not, join us from 7pm til late, with live music from 9pm and free entry all night https://www.facebook.com/events/1216980301728845/

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New blog post on survival strategies. How to you resist the system?

Survival strategies in Slovenia During a recent Urban Heat lab in Maribor, eastern Slovenia, we spent an afternoon with Tandem Kitsch and our project partners discussing survival strategies. What are the concrete strategies we use to resist the dominant ideologies and systems we work within? Heres w...
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It's a lovely day for Heckmondlight and just chilly enough to join us round the Electric Fireside

NOV26
Sat 4:00 PM UTCHeckmondwike Town Centre
42 people interested · 56 people going

We'll be at Heckmondlight in Heckmondwike this Saturday with The Electric Fireside.

Sit around our retro fire with us, it's free and fun

Try your hand at a games arcade with a difference at Boredbrands Digital Funfair See yourself in a different light with Hecky Heads from Impossible Arts Take away a twinkling treat from our special ice cream van, Delight Be memorised by multicolour swirls of costume and light with our Lightwalkers
creativescene.org.uk
The Brick Box added 62 new photos to the album: ISAN conference — at Wild Woods Bradford.

When the Independent Street Arts Network brought their national Ideas Summit to Bradford, over 200 delegates visited to pitch, network, showcase and commission new and developing work.

If you came to one of our Friday night events in Bradford, please help us make sense of it all by answering just 10 little questions

It's been absolutely magical doing this project with you all. If you've been to The Wild Woods at any point, please help us by answering these 10 questions and we'll pick a winner who'll get a very special prize https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/7SBHF6F

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'I do not want art for a few any more than I want education for a few, or freedom for a few', William Morris.
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