Added to Creative Stoke, 24th October 2010

New! 24.10.10    
The Conjunction art show (now on in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent) has an Artists’ Talk afternoon on Saturday 30th October 2010. It’s at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery’s Forum Theater, 1pm – 4pm, and will feature Paul Rooney, Juneau Projects, Michael Branthwaite, and the Curators of Conjunction.

New! 24.10.10     Added to the Directory: Indira Verdi, an art photographer based in Stoke-on-Trent.

“Elephant Woman” by Indira Verdi.

New! 24.10.10    
Job:  Leasowes Primary School, Stafford are looking for a creative partner to help Year 5 children to develop their investigative skills outdoors. Fee: £3,850. Application deadline: 8th November 2010 by 4pm. Interviews: Monday 15th November 2010. Full details are available online.

New! 24.10.10    
Job:  A role-play practitioner is required to work with Bentilee Nursery School, Stoke-on-Trent. They are seeking to answer the question: “Could working with a drama and role-play specialist, provide stimulating and practical learning experiences for children and their parents, which in turn would impact upon their imagination and vocabulary acquisition?” Application deadline: 15th November 2010. Fee: “up to” £3,850. Full details are available online.

New! 24.10.10    
Job:   Walton Special School (Eccleshall, near Stafford) seeking a dynamic person or company to enable the school students to become film makers. You’ll work with our Year 11 and Year 13 children (20 children in total), and their teachers, supporting the school in rethinking our approaches to raising standards in the use of media and in particular, film making. Application deadline: 10th November 2010. Fee: £3,200 “plus resources”. Full details from Amanda Cameron at:

New! 24.10.10    
Lyon, France, is holding a European Conference on Creativity in Working-class Neighbourhoods, which seems relevant to Stoke-on-Trent. The dates are 25th to 27th November 2010 and…

“there will be plenary sessions, workshops and exchange platforms for artistic and cultural projects.”

The full programme is available online. Cheap flights from Birmingham International to Lyon seem to average out at about £150.

New! 24.10.10    
The Community Radio Fund is inviting applications for temporary radio licences. The application deadline is 9th November 2010. The Fund provides community radio licensees with the core costs of running a community radio station, on the condition that the station has a genuine social purpose and works to involve the local community in the running and providing of the service. More details at the website.

New! 24.10.10    
Job:  Sundorne Infant School, located in nearby Shrewsbury, Shropshire, is looking for an inspirational creative practitioner or practitioners (any discipline) to find new and exciting ways to engage a group of 14 boys in their learning – particularly literacy and writing. Fee: £3,500. Deadline for applications: 16th November 2010. Full brief from the Creative Agent:


2 Comments on “Added to Creative Stoke, 24th October 2010”

  1. David Simpson says:

    Dear Indira, can you e-mail the Gt. Bridgeford photograph either to this email address or to the college, David.

  2. David Haden says:

    Hi David. Not sure that Indira reads this blog. She can be contacted via:

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