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Projects, resources and stories from Knowle West Media Centre

KWMC awarded grant from the Culture Recovery Fund

This week we received the welcome news that KWMC has been awarded a grant from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund. It’s been just over a year since the first UK lockdown, when we had to temporarily close... read more

Posted on: April 1st, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

Vacancy: Arts Producer

Knowle West Media Centre is seeking a proactive producer who loves working with arts and technology in a community context and believes in the power of co-creation to achieve better futures for everyone. The Arts Producer will develop and deliver our innovative socially-engaged arts programme, and deliver an exciting new... read more

Posted on: March 26th, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

Free creative resource for families to reduce household waste

To coincide with Global Recycling Day, KWMC The Factory has released a free, family-friendly magazine filled with stories and advice for reducing household waste - and getting creative while you do it. The magazine includes a range of... read more

Posted on: March 17th, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

KWMC to host Dance Connect residency

We’re delighted to announce that Knowle West Media Centre will be hosting a dance residency in 2021, exploring new ways that people can participate in making and enjoying dance performance. Dance producer Katy Noakes has received a Dance Connect residency through Bristol Dance Futures, and... read more

Posted on: February 23rd, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

Tips & Tricks for Responsible Research & Innovation

This week Knowle West Media Centre and the European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL) launched a new interactive resource exploring what it means to practice Responsible Research and Innovation. Tips & Tricks for Responsible Research & Innovation offer 20 provocations to inspire... read more

Posted on: February 22nd, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

MADE in South Bristol – Liz’s Story

In November 2020 the MADE in South Bristol programme kicked off with its first series of workshops: ‘Exploring Creative Enterprise’. MADE is a creative programme at KWMC The Factory that has been designed to support residents and small businesses in... read more

Posted on: January 28th, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

Share your stories of being ‘Active in Lockdown’

Did you become more physically active during the first COVID-19 lockdown in 2020?

Are you making an effort to stay active in the 2021 lockdown?

If so, we'd love to hear from you!

Active in Lockdown is a new project by the University of Bristol... read more

Posted on: January 26th, 2021 by Josephine Gyasi

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Project Night explores: Finding Joy in The Dark

KWMC Creative Producer Josephine Gyasi reflects on the final Project Night of 2020 On Thursday 3 December, Knowle West Media Centre invited special guest Tanisha Barrett and the wider Bristol community to gather online for a final read more

Posted on: January 22nd, 2021 by Josephine Gyasi

MADE in South Bristol – David’s Story

At the end of 2020, David saw a post about KWMC The Factory’s MADE in South Bristol business support programme on Facebook and applied to take part.  A member of Sing Out Bristol, the South West’s largest LGBT+ choir, David... read more

Posted on: January 14th, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

MADE in South Bristol 2021 – open for applications!  

 If you live in South Bristol and are interested in making, digital manufacturing or developing your own products and ideas, a new enterprise support programme at KWMC The Factory could be for you.  MADE in South Bristol has two strands: Exploring Creative Enterprise for beginners, and Growing Creative Businesses... read more

Posted on: January 13th, 2021 by Rachel Clarke

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