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Photography Feelings: Nature – Exhibition at Karamel until September

When Haringey Learning Partnership were looking for a gallery to mount their exhibition Photography Feelings: Nature, they naturally came to Collage Arts. This term a group of students and staff at Haringey Learning Partnership have been exploring the role nature plays in supporting emotional wellbeing. Deep:Black facilitated the project providing ...
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Young People Record Album

Collage Voices have enlisted over 70 young people from Haringey and beyond to write and record 10 original songs. As part of our wider Voices Against Hate project, which includes films, a podcast and drama performances, the young musicians were asked to respond to the problem of hate speech with ...
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Collage Arts answers Roj Women’s appeal by donating 8 sewing machines

In her blog, Anice Ossoulian visits the Roj Women’s Textiles Project to find out about their progress to date and celebrate the arrival of their new sewing machines… Roj Women Association is a Haringey-based organisation which provides support to Kurdish and Turkish women and young girls living in the UK ...
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Karamel reopening

  Karamel will officially reopen at 4 pm on 24 June 2021. Before that we have a series of pop-up events for limited audience…   We have been away far too long. Tom and Jason cannot wait to welcome back…We reopen in June with a full bar, the craft beers ...
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Acting and Video courses – new online accredited learning

Collage Arts are delighted to announce that we are working in partnership with Haringey Adult Learning Service to deliver two new online courses for people aged 19 years and over, who are living in London, and are out of work or on a low wage. These courses will develop current ...
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Go on, get your authentic out!

Join us on 29 April for a real, honest chat about self-love and social media with journalist and podcaster, Jackie Adedeji.   We will be discussing social media strategies, podcasting, finding your own voice and all about authenticity! About the speaker: Jackie is a podcast personality and a regular columnist ...
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Safety first as Lottery has helped Collage prepare for reopening

Collage Arts has been supported by the Social Enterprise Support Fund distributed by Big Issue Invest, on behalf of The National Lottery Community Fund. The fund distributed over £18 million. Collage received £36,600. Manoj Ambasna, executive director of Collage Arts, said: “COVID-19 has had a dramatic effect on many national ...
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Revolution – jazz, poetry, soul and fundraising towards a hardship fund for young people at Collage Arts

Karamel Revolution Join us online on Saturday 27th March 2021 at 7pm when our favourite company of artists, musicians and actors return to Collage Arts and Karamel for an evening of jazz, poetry, soul and fundraising.  Featuring: Ako Mitchell I  Ela Kalicka I Ché Walker    Nardia Ruth  I  Dorian Ford  I Sheila Atim Lily Taylor  I  Rio Kai  I  Ruth Gibson Martina Laird  I  Philip Harper Simeon Hammond Dallas   Book a ...
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Young Artists and their Aspirations

We are thrilled to have been featured in the Haringey Learning Partnership newsletter this month. 3 young artists visited our recording studios and created a powerful music track, themed on 'Aspirations'. Getting creative is hugely beneficial and learning through the arts and music is so important for many young people ...
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Creativity on-line for over 50s

Covid-19 has meant that our worlds have shrunk. Many people aged 50+ have found themselves furloughed, screening or self-isolating until it is possible to get back to normal. Simple pleasures like a coffee with friends, a chat with colleagues, or a trip away seem like distant memories. ‘We are delighted ...
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Making Light Work of theatre improvements

McQueens Theatre will have some new theatre lighting when the young people return to face-to-face sessions in the Spring. Steve Medlin, director of Collage Voices, explains: “We had a Christmas appeal and an on-line fundraising event which raised nearly £1,000. We have since had a generous donation of some additional ...
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Collage Arts helping Creative Businesses to build back better

“We’ve supported creative business for many years now,” explains Toby Fernandes of Collage Works, the training and enterprise arm of Collage Arts. “So, we are really excited to be able to help businesses to access the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) Kickstart scheme which places young people at the ...
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