Creative Youth Challenge with Curious Arts
Saturday 24 February, 10am-2:30pm, Free
Calling all LGBTQIA+ 11-19 year olds in the Washington and Greater Sunderland Area! Up for a Creative Youth Challenge?
Join Curious Arts at Arts Centre Washington and take part in a day filled with banner making, creative writing and more!
Through workshops led by LGBTQIA+ artists from across the North East, we will explore the theme ‘The Future Is Queer’ and what that means to you. Join us, and help build a community in a supportive and creative environment.
Taking part is free, sign up is required, snacks and drinks will be provided. Please complete the sign-up form below:
This free workshop is part of Bright Lights: Youth Arts Festival 2024.
Bright Lights Youth Arts Festival is supported by Sunderland City Council’s Washington Area Committee as part of our Creative You Project.
About Curious Arts
Curious Arts is a Newcastle Gateshead based charity, committed to championing and developing LGBTQIA+ arts, artists and audiences across the North East of England and beyond.
Producers of award-winning Curious Festival, Curious Arts champion LGBTQIA+ communities through an annual programme of creative projects, events, artist development, youth groups, commissions and original touring works. Working in partnership with cultural and community organisations based across the region.
About Creative Youth Challenge (CYC)
Launched in June 2018, Creative Youth Challenge is an annual initiative developed by Curious Arts as part of Curious Art’s programme for/with young people.
The creative programme invites LGBTQIA+ and gender non-conforming 11-19 year olds to explore their creativity. Working with professional artists to develop new artistic skills informed by their experiences of being young and LGBTQIA+ in the North East.