Arts Derbyshire

Artist profile


Beam is a cultural development organisation working across the North of England. Taking an inclusive approach we champion, celebrate and engage artists and communities to shape and animate thriving places.

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Photo credits show:

Cover image: Tessella by Saba Rifat, Dewsbury, image credit Lucille Moore

Portfolio images:

Walking Together by Stephen Broadbent at Markham Vale, Derbyshire, image credit Andy Tryner
The Mute Still Air by Ed Carter at Elsecar Heritage Centre, Barnsley, image credit Scott Merrylees
Tales from T’Mill by Harriet Lawson, Dewsbury, image credit Lucille Moore
Our Country Lives, A photographic exploration of upper Teesdale, co-created with local young people with Joanne Coates, image credit Wendy McDonnell
Swaledale Gates by Abre Etteh, Muker Meadoes, Swaledale, image credit Wendy McDonnell
South Pennines Park Residency – Ammie Sykes, image credit Studio Bokehgo
South Pennines Park Residency – James Mabbett, image credit Studio Bokehgo
South Pennines Park Residency – Naseem Darbey, image credit Studio Bokehgo

Creative Genre

  • Creative producers, creative strategy, placemaking, artist development, public art, creative community engagement, fundraising, arts development

Work Undertaken

  • Creative Producers of public art programmes and commissions
  • including memorials; Place-based cultural strategies; Public art strategies and action plans; Public art feasibility studies to support regeneration funding bids; Artist-led community engagement
  • creative consultation and learning opportunities; Artist development and mentoring; Fundraising and bid writing


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