Worcester City Council

Mural Photo by Drew Deas

Local artist links swimming pool site to its community

As the old swimming pool on Worcester’s Sansome Walk disappears, the community surrounding it, the Arboretum and it’s “Love the Arbo” team, working with site team DSM Demolition and Worcester City Council, have commissioned a local artist to create a […]

Charter 400 Logo

Call for artists – Charter 400 Artists’ Brief

Worcester City Council are looking to commission artists to create bespoke artworks inspired by key aspects of the 400-year history of Worcester, creating a legacy from their year of celebration. The aim is to engage residents and visitors in Worcester’s […]

Photo of Sara Matthews and community made elephants

Kind knitters answer hospice’s call in lockdown

Organisers of the city’s summer elephant trail are thanking county knitters and stitchers for casting on for hospice care in lockdown. Worcester’s Big Parade, a Wild in Art event brought to the city by St Richard’s Hospice, has been encouraging […]

Gin Lane by Dave Grubb

Gin Lane on the streets…

Gin Lane on the streets brings some of the best elements of the debauched Victorian alley installation usually found at Worcester Victorian Fair and throws them out for your pleasure!

Yasmin Hood into the earth

Artists selected for Worcester’s city centre Outdoor Gallery

Worcester City Council, Worcester BID and Severn Arts have commissioned eight artists to create engaging bespoke designs to dress the frontage of seven vacant retail units, as well as lower floor windows at The Hive library.  These are designed to give inspiration and […]

WAW creative writing course

Write Your Story, Paint Your Masterpiece!

Join in with Worcester Arts Workshop’s online courses Worcester Arts Workshop is bringing a burst of creativity directly to your screens.  Following the success of the first set of online courses, there is a new series of workshops running throughout […]