Snapshots of Sweeps with Mike Snarr

To coincide with the May festivities, No.34 had photographer and lighting designer Mike Snarr exhibiting a collection of classic black and white prints of the Sweeps festival throughout the month. Taken using 35mm film and printed in a dark room, Mike’s photos captured the spirit and substances of the annual Sweeps festival that happens in Rochester each… Continue Reading

Mr and Mrs Polluto by Total Insight Theatre – Small Is Beautiful Commission Winner

Earlier this year Ideas Test created our Small Is Beautiful Commission. We wanted to support performance work that was able to go to the smallest spaces and, most importantly, spoke to our audiences. Ideas Test asked a panel consisting of 4 community members from Swale and Medway to look at the all the submissions and… Continue Reading

We’re hiring for two new roles!

We’re looking for two creative people to join the Ideas Test team in Sittingbourne: Assistant Producer The Assistant Producer will support arts programming by Ideas Test, both at No.34 in Sittingbourne and off site locations.  This position is an ideal opportunity for an emerging or early career producer to work with a small experienced team, artists… Continue Reading

Lost and Found Exhibition

Lost and Found with Laurie Harpum

Creativity serves a thousand purposes. It’s something we like to lose ourselves in, but creativity can help us to find things too; like-minded people, success, a career calling or simply a new passion or hobby. For Laurie Harpum the concept of lost and found, and the importance of creativity, are both integral parts of her exhibition… Continue Reading

Hear, Here with Dan Scott

How do you listen and what do you hear? These questions and more were posed by A Space Made By Listening, an exhibition by sound artist Dan Scott. As our featured artist for March, Dan also completed a five-day residency at No.34 wherein he invited five people whose professions are closely connected with listening to collaborate with… Continue Reading

More Than 1000 Words with Nicole Mollett

It’s a new year and a new month, which means we’ve just had an exhibition of fantastic artwork featured in No34’s Gallery. We make a real effort here at No.34 to make creativity and culture as accessible as possible, and plenty of people passing up and down the High Street are starting to engage more… Continue Reading