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6 Online Tips from Digital Culture Network

Arts Council England’s Digital Culture Network has 6 tips to help arts organisations and groups, artists, and creatives work better online during and after lockdown.   1. How to make videos on your Smartphone    Dean from the Digital Culture Network explains how you can make great looking content using only a mobile phone. Dean… Continue Reading

Ideas Test Website Redesign: Expressions of Interest. Apply by 5pm on Thursday 2nd April 2020

Ideas Test Website Redesign: Expressions of Interest

We’re looking for a web designer or web company to redesign our website. We want to change our current site so it’s easy to navigate, has better integration with our social media, and reflects what we do as an organisation including putting community voice to the forefront. We would like our new website to go… Continue Reading

Daisy Farris Dance Collective presents ‘The Great Thames Disaster’ – by Lauren Wright

This weekend (Friday 21 & Saturday 22 September) sees the final two performances of The Great Thames Disaster by Daisy Farris Dance Collective at Boathouse Creative Studios in Barking. In this blog, Ideas Test volunteer Lauren Wright reviews the dance piece when it was performed at The Sheppey Promenade Festival this summer. On Saturday 28… Continue Reading

People Place Power

Ideas Test’s Director, Lucy Medhurst, writes here about her experience at the recent Creative People and Places conference, held in Wolverhampton in June 2018. What a wonderful experience the Creative People and Places (CPP) conference was,  just two weeks ago in Wolverhampton. Called People Place Power, the two day event got to the heart of… Continue Reading