Take Art is a unique, life-changing organisation that doesn’t live in an arts venue, dance studio or whacking great theatre but in the villages, towns and rural communities of Somerset. Every year we bring diverse, exciting and empowering arts experiences to thousands of people, no matter their age, inclination or background.
Lessons Learnt in Lockdown: How 'The Soundwaves Network' Early Years Music programme continued... A MERYC-England Teach-meet eventMore info
Sharing a SoCo ProjectMore info
Laugh, cry, share a poem, and feel better about the world and the people in it.More info
- NewsOpportunity for a young musician 18-25 with Black Acre Records
Youth Music funded project led by Black Acre Records in Bristol. It includes an opportunity for a young musician aged 18-25 living in Somerset and the bordering rural areas. Activity will be in both Bristol and Somerset and there will be support for travel costs as well as payment for time spent on the project which runs from the spring to October 2021.More info
- NewsDelivering more than just local food
The Cultivate project delivers a food story with a difference and brings tears of joy to local residence with poetry on their doorstep.More info
- NewsThinking beyond the COVID-19 crisis: heritage-based opportunities for rural regeneration
How can the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic be turned into opportunities for sustainable rural growth and regeneration?More info
- NewsOutdoor performances across Somerset
Take Art's brilliant volunteer promoters pulled out all the stops to promote some glorious outdoor performances this summer, whilst their village halls were closed due to Covid-19More info
- NewsApple Art Project Extended!
Cultivate at Take Art's 'Apple Art Project' is open for juicy apples for a further 2 weeks. Be part of this cultivating community project!More info
- NewsConnecting European Rural Communities with the Creative Arts: An Interview with Ralph Lister
Article written by Ralph Lister about Take Art's rural touring work in Somerset and beyond.More info