Reverberations

Reverberations is Take A Part’s most recent project.  Working in the community of Cattedown, and with a specific focus on the Teat’s Hill area, the project aims to animate the local amphitheatre space with artists and art projects over a two year period. The project is working to connect with the themes and history of the Mayflower commemorations that are taking place over the next few years in the lead up to 2020.  The project looks at identity, belonging, journeys,...

Social Making 2018

We’ve had an incredible 2 days hosting our second Social Making symposium at Devonport Guildhall. From incredible speakers including;  Freï von Fräähsen, Tom Marshman, Sinead Dowling, Michael  Fortune, Rommi Smith and Patrick Fox (to name just a few!)  to inspiring Pecha Kucha’s presented by artists and arts projects to the very generous thoughts and contributions of all who came along Social Making 2018 was a wonderful experience! Here at Take A Part we are so happy to be able to...

Looking for Silence- The listening piece is unveiled!

We concluded our recent project ‘Looking for Silence’ today with a celebration and finale event at Efford Marsh. Over the past six months Take A Part has collaborated with Active Neighbourhoods to run an art project in the marsh which culminated in a commissioned piece exploring the notion of listening to nature.  Artists Leverington Wuthrich were selected to create the piece and also lead a series of community based workshops to shape the idea for the final work. About the sculpture Leverington Wuthrich...

Plain Speaking Tour Training at We The People

Members of our Crazy Glue group took to the town this afternoon to visit the galleries of We The People Are The Work. Working with the lovely Rachel Dobbs the group explored Plymouth College of Art, Peninsula Arts, The Council House, KARST and Plymouth Arts Centre.  In each space the group took time to learn about the content for each exhibition and also to discuss what they felt each piece was about and meant to them.  As well as collecting...