Launching September 2021. Find out more about the launch of the App here Discover exciting and inspiring stories from local heritage, brought to life through augmented reality, animation, film, art creative writing and audio experiences. Developed over 2 years, 334 local people, including local historians and schools worked with 22 local artists and creative facilitators to develop 52 creative pieces for the app during 295 community workshops. Your challenge if you wish … [Read more...] about The Imagine Trail App
Creative and Digital Colwyn are delighted to offer funding through a professional development bursary. Do you run a business or work in the creative industries? Do you need funding for your professional development/attend a training course? Do you live or work in Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn, Rhos on Sea or Mochdre? Grants between £350 and £1200 are available to eligible applicants. If the answer is yes to all the above visit this page for more details about eligibility and … [Read more...] about Creative and Digital Colwyn
The countdown is on to Northern Eye Photography festival. Paul Sampson, the curator at Oriel Colwyn has pulled together an inspiring programme of speakers and exhibitions. The Speakers weekend will take place on the 9th and 10th October. The ticket value is £40, but through Imagine Colwyn Bay a limited number of £5 tickets are available for people with an interest in the creative industries. To be eligible you must live or work in Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn, Rhos on Sea or Mochdre. Follow … [Read more...] about Northern Eye Photography Festival
An Environmental Public Art commission As part of the Imagine Colwyn Bay partnership programme, Bay of Town Colwyn Town Council are seeking to commission an Art Installation/ Sculpture Trail. Imagine Colwyn Bay is a Heritage Fund Great Place Scheme which seeks to harness interest in the town’s unique past to inspire and connect people, groups and businesses through innovative cultural activities, exhibitions and events. The aim of this exciting project is to: Contribute to the … [Read more...] about Artist Call Out: Bay of Colwyn Sculpture Trail
What does the Bay of Colwyn mean to you? We would love you to send us 5 photos themed according to: We want to see what you feel makes the area unique. There is no detail too small or vista too large! All the photos we receive will contribute to a public community exhibition which will also help to inform the design team at View Creative who are creating branding for the area. The images you send will be used to create a piece of public art. Please save each photos as the … [Read more...] about What does the Bay of Colwyn mean to you?
We are delighted to be able to bring to you Aladdin and the Magic Lamp. The Theatre may not be able to open the doors to you at the moment, but all the fun of the Pantomime can come to you with this magical online production … [Read more...] about The one and only Harlequin Puppet Theatre
Would you like to be involved in an innovative, creative project linked to the heritage of the Bay of Colwyn? As part of ‘Imagine Bae Colwyn’ TAPE is producing an augmented reality heritage trail that will bring to life characters, buildings and moments from Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay, Rhos on Sea and Mochdre’s history. We are looking for individuals and groups to work with on fully supported creative projects developing pieces for the trail. You will be able to learn techniques in … [Read more...] about Augmented Reality Heritage Trail
Conwy County Borough Council is seeking to commission a piece of work through the Imagine Colwyn Bay Project and working closely with the newly formed, Town Council led Bay of Colwyn Community Plan Team. The purpose of the commission is to develop a Place Brand with, and on behalf of, the residents and businesses in the Bay of Colwyn area. Requirement / Brief The Key Outputs expected from this commission are: A bilingual brand identity which represents the distinct communities within … [Read more...] about Bay of Colwyn Branding Commission