5 October 2018
"Drama is a useless degree".....How wrong you are!
Why is drama known as the "doss" subject?
7 September 2018
Jessica Jackson, Gold Arts Award
We catch up with Jessica from Formby High School about her experience of completing her Gold Arts Award in dance.
6 September 2018
One to One with Kezia Larkum
We created a piece of mixed media artwork using different shapes cut out from paper and different materials like ribbons, fabrics and paper. It has different colours and textures all over the piece.
5 September 2018
Eliza Chambers, Gold Arts Award
Eliza Chambers tells us all about completing her Bronze, Silver AND Gold Arts Award in dance, drama AND music!
25 July 2018
Tom Edwards, Gold Arts Award
Tom Edwards, Digitial Marketing Apprentice with Curious Minds, tells us all about completing his Gold Arts Award in filmmaking and working out how his skills could be applied to different business sectors.
19 June 2018
Ellen Orange, Gold Arts Award
We speak to Ellen Orange who recently achieved her Gold Arts Award in writing and theatre production.
31 May 2018 – 22 June 2018
Project leadership opportunity with UK Young Artists
Interested in a career in the arts? Want to work with amazing international artists? Live in Nottingham and aged 15- 20yrs?
Join UK Young Artists’ Nottingham 19 City Takeover team!
5 March 2018
Diversity in the Arts
Peshkar Gold Arts Award participant and Member of Oldham Youth Council Samah Khalil discusses her view on Diversity in the Arts.
8 February 2018
Victoria Edwards, Arts Award Gold achiever
We catch up with Victoria Edwards, who has recently participated in Gold Arts Award with a project that involved creating a symposium around inclusion in the arts, called Meeting in the Middle.
29 September 2017
Connor Gribben, Bronze and Gold achiever
We asked some questions to Connor, who has done his Gold Arts Award through The Sage Gateshead in graffiti and breakdance.
24 September 2017
Owen Daughtery, Gold achiever
We hear from Owen Daughtery who did his Gold Arts Award by joining a course called Creative Technologists ran by the Raspberry Pi Foundation.
1 September 2017
Joshua Lewis-Handley, Bronze, Silver and Gold achiever
Joshua takes us through his highly detailed Gold Arts Award portfolio wherein he produced the Alderbrook School's 'Spotlight' show all the while finding his feet with photography.
19 July 2017 – 19 September 2017
In London? Achieve Arts Award Gold FREE with A New Direction and Create Jobs
Are you: Living in London? Aged 16 – 25 and interested in achieving Gold, but need more support and ideas? Or an employer, home-schooling parent, or teacher working with young people who want to do Gold? If so, get in touch!
4 July 2017
Why do parents not want their children to take art subjects at GCSE/A level?
This is my Gold Arts Award Unit 1 Part D Arts Issue. I focused on why parents might not want their child to take an arts subject at GCSE/A level.
29 March 2017
Callum Conroy, undertaking Gold
Callum Conroy is a poet and writer and is doing his Gold Arts Award alongside his A-Levels.
16 March 2017
Why are theatre audiences so ill-mannered?
This is my Gold Arts Award Unit 1 Part D Arts Issue
13 March 2017
Are female characters represented as powerless characters in film?
This is my Unit 1 Part D, Arts issue for Gold Award.
9 March 2017
What goes on at...Waterhead Academy's Career Pathway Project?
Back in the dying months of 2016, I was asked by my Arts Award centre, Peshkar, to be a part of the leadership for the Creative Career Pathway at the Waterhead Academy, Oldham.