Quarter #7: Collage Arts 30th anniversary Edition

Issue 7: September to December 2015 – Collage Arts 30th Anniversary Edition with news, features and events from the Chocolate Factories in Wood Green N22. This issue features Taking Part and European Cultural Learning Network conference, N22 Open Studios, Entropi, Flux, Jazz, Kids, Karamel Club Live and much more…  …

Taking Part – European Arts Festival

  COLLAGE ARTS – Connecting Creative Communities across Europe – hosts the Taking Part festival on Saturday 5 September 2015 as the Bernie Grant Arts Centre in Tottenham will be transformed as a celebration of the role the arts is playing in building a new Europe.   Manoj Ambasna, Director…

Participatory Arts and Cultural Learning – ECLN White Paper #1

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All of us start our journeys through a Cultural Learning Landscape as a novice; where, over time, we develop various degrees of competence; and a few of us, through the personal and professional blending of our talent, passion and motivation forge ahead to become the specialists and professional experts whose…

ICUD International conference

Manoj Ambasna, Executive Director of Collage Arts, was one of the speakers at the international conference on Digital Discrimination and Social Networks in Barcelona on 13th and 14th March. He presented about Collage Arts’ pilot workshops and findings in the EU funded partnership project ICUD (Internet: Creatively Unveiling Discrimination) led…

Euro-Aspire Mobility project in Rome

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Nine Creative Apprentices are currently on the Euro-Aspire Mobility trip consisting of 3 weeks work experience in Rome with Mulab IT, a long-standing partner organisation with Collage Arts.   Its a fantastic experience where they are gaining real work experience,  meeting other creatives from the Italian creative industries and learning about the…

The Chocolate Factory: Is Italy getting ready for cultural industries?

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By Marco Zoppas (published in ‘Italian Insider’) In the borough of Haringey in North London a building called the Chocolate Factory is home to over 220 artists and providing work for some 500 people. The skills range of art forms from music, film, media to performing arts and fashion. It has…