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Wash Arts Community Interest Company

Wash Arts is a not-for-profit arts organisation based in Ilkeston, Derbyshire. We develop creative opportunities for people living in and around Erewash. We run an inclusive programme of events, performances, exhibitions, workshops and other community -led projects using a wide variety of art-forms. Wash Arts recruits freelance artists to facilitate projects developed through consultation with the local community and also develops opportunities for artists to work in response to the locality. We also manage and coordinate projects and events for other arts organisations.

Creative Genre

  • Dance: Contemporary, Folk and traditional, Urban, World
  • Design: All design
  • Drama and Theatre: All drama and theatre
  • Film and Video: Animation, Shorts
  • Media Arts: Photography, Software and computer games
  • Music and sound art: All music and sound art
  • Visual art: All visual art
  • Words: Performance poetry, Poetry, Short stories, Storytelling
  • Additional work: Disability Arts, Disability Arts, Participatory Arts, Participatory Arts

Work Undertaken

  • Commission
  • Exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Performances

Work in Education

  • Regeneration

Wash Arts Community Interest Company



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