A New Look!

If you're a regular visitor to our website, you can see we have made a few changes. Please bare with us while we continue to populate the site with exciting articles, events and news.

Truth Of Transience

Full Circle Arts is pleased to present a season of original artwork and writing for Digi Commissions that explores ideas around metamorphosis. Metamorphosis can be a sudden change or gradual process happening on a timescale much longer than our own short lifespan. It involves transformation of form or nature, happening on scales from the minute […]

Disability arts and the digital inclusion agenda

The basic premise of the UK's 'digital inclusion agenda' is “we're all better off when everyone's online”, which is the tagline of the government-approved Race Online 2012 campaign.

Digital Access to Culture

Today, internet technologies and digital media are fast changing the face of the world. They strongly impact on the way we interact, exchange information, seek knowledge and engage with culture.

Hello, world! | art and the Cloud

This article was originally published on the Digi Commissions website as part of the Truth of Transience programme. For more original artworks and essays commissioned by Full Circle Arts please visit the Digi Commissions website. The original essay is below.   Hello, world! | art and the Cloud By Kevin Burns It’s really important not […]

Jobs & Opportunities

Programme Coordinator, Brewery Arts Centre

Set in the amazing Brewery Arts Centre in Kendal on the outskirts of the Lake District, we have a wonderful opportunity to be part of this vibrant arts centre

Collaboration and development emerging artists opportunity, They Eat Culture

They Eat Culture (TEC) are seeking emerging/early career artists from any discipline to develop work for a Sci-Fi themed curated scratch night at the Ferret as part of their current project: Future Preston Tours.

In-House Freelance Graphic Designer, The Global Grooves Carnival Arts Centre

Global Groves are currently recruiting a new freelance ‘in-house’ graphic designer and marketeer to work from their centre and support the businesses and creative arts projects managed from the centre.

Technician Part-time (maternity cover), Contact Theatre

Contact is looking for a Technician to join our Delivery Team.  As part of the team you will be responsible for the delivery of high quality and effective technical support services for all activities at Contact.

New play: The Distance Between Stars, Organised Chaos Productions

The award winning Organised Chaos Productions presents the debut of The Distance Between Stars

The Sensory War 1914-2014

This exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery marks the centenary of the beginning of WW1. It is an unflinching artist’s eye view of war from 1914 to today.

The City Speaks

Chas de Swiet, Julie McNamara 8th Nov 2014 – 11th Jan 2015 Liverpool has a rich and contradictory history, everybody here has a story. You can’t walk the streets of Liverpool without somebody telling you theirs! The City Speaks is an exciting new podcast produced by sound artist Chas de Swiet for DaDaFest International 2014. […]

[title of show] comes to Lantern Theatre Liverpool, What We Did Next

What We Did Next is back this autumn with the brilliant musical comedy [title of show] at Lantern Theatre Liverpool from 27-29 November. Following the theatre company’s sell-out production of Carousel in June, audiences should prepare for laugh out loud moments, gorgeous harmonies and a witty script. Tony award nominated [title of show] follows two […]

Everything Everything presents: Chaos to Order

10th – 15th November, Manchester Central Library Every day from 10th – 15th November, internationally acclaimed band Everything Everything take over Manchester Central Library as they present Chaos To Order, a week of curated events and experiments which challenge perceptions and test the limits of what a 21st century library can be. “As a band […]


Shape Gallery at Westfield Stratford will host ‘[in]visible’ from 24 October to 17 January – an open exhibition supported by renowned artist Yinka Shonibare MBE (RA), displaying artworks responding to the entitled theme. Featuring 2D, 3D and video by both disabled and non-disabled artists, the exhibits featured are hugely diverse in style and inspiration. Expect […]

Arts & Mental Health Conference 2014

LOVE ARTS CONVERSATION  – part of Love Arts Festival 2014 Leeds city centre, October 21st & 22nd THE LOVE ARTS CONVERSATION is a festival flavoured conference that wants to get you talking about mental health and creativity, and it’s for everybody: artists, academics, mental health workers, arts organisations, carers, people who’ve used mental health services, […]

Red Work

Rachael Howard is a hugely successful and respected textile artist who has exhibited nationally and internationally.  She has pioneered embroidery and screen printing techniques, capturing authentic, often autobiographical, every day moments.  It is a big coup for Waterside Arts Centre to be collaborating with an artist of her calibre.

Second Writers’ Conference at Creative Industries Trafford

Featuring a Masterclass by Will Self Creative Industries Trafford (CIT), in partnership with Manchester Literature Festival and supported by Arts Council England, is pleased to present the second Northern Lights Writers’ Conference. This year’s one-day event for emerging and established writers takes place on Saturday 25 October, 10.15am-4.30pm, at Waterside Arts Centre in Sale, and […]

Hothouse returns to Manchester! Redeye

Redeye is delighted to announce the return of Hothouse our annual showcase of new and upcoming photographic talent. Hothouse is back in 2014 and at a brand new venue – Manchester Central Library on 25 October 2014. Hothouse 2014 will feature a packed and varied programme of short talks from photographers about their work and […]