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Raising the Bar
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Raising the Bar

A big well done to all of our NACtivist’s who helped to organise and raise an amazing £362.40 for Newhampton Arts Centre at this years fundraising fete. NAC’s fundraising Fete was held at the Newhampton Inn pub on Sunday the 5th of August. The pub is a great supporter of the arts centre and a fun day was had

Keep the Kids cool this Summer!
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Keep the Kids cool this Summer!

From 13th – 19th of August, Newhampton Art Centre presents the solution to your child’s six weeks holiday boredom in the form of Arts Week. NAC’s artists will be opening up their studios for one week only to host a number of summer workshops, inducing arts & crafts, theatre, dance, drama and storytelling, bhangra and

Paint the Day Artists Exhibit
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Paint the Day Artists Exhibit

On Saturday 23rd June, around 60 artists went out to Wolverhampton City Centre and Whitmore Reans to paint the wonders of the area on the lovely summer’s day. This is the 3rd time that this annual competition took place, and it was a tremendous success. The panel of voters (including professional artists and the local

Meet the Winners of Paint the Day 2018
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Meet the Winners of Paint the Day 2018

Meet the winners!   View the artworks that won over our judges in the Paint the Day 2018 competition. Is your favourite there? Don’t worry if not, there’s time to vote for the public prize. Come down to NAC this week to see the complete Paint the Day collection and cast your all important vote! Open

The Wright Man
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The Wright Man

NAC is delighted to announce the appointment of Trevelyan Wright as Chief Executive to take over from Christine McGowan who will be retiring in June. Trevelyan, is at present Executive Director of B Arts, based in Stoke-on-Trent with a history of work in Staffordshire, the Midlands and wider UK as well as globally. He says:

Paint the Day Success
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Paint the Day Success

Over 50 artists took to the streets in Paint the Day 2017 and the quality and range of the art work gave the judges and the public a hard time choosing the winners. We are grateful to our three judges: Neus Miro, Christian Mieves and Peter Harrington for tackling this task and for all the