• Coding & Game Design Workshop | Sat 12th August

  • Lost Stations: Chris Bucklow Artist Talk

Coding & Game Design Workshop | Sat 12th August

Coding & Game Design Workshop | Sat 12th August

Hwa Young Jung is an award winning multidisciplinary designer working in art, culture and science, with a passion for opening up technology to everyone. On Saturday 12th August, she will join us at Cooke’s Studios as part of Lost Stations to talk about her work as well as lead a fun and dynamic coding workshop. […]

Chris Bucklow | Free Artist Talk | Thurs 17 Aug

Chris Bucklow | Free Artist Talk | Thurs 17 Aug

Photographer and Painter Christopher Bucklow is the next visiting artist as part of our year-long Digital Arts programme Lost Stations.  Christopher will be joining us at Cooke’s Studios on Thursday 17th August at 6.30pm to talk about his fascinating and varied career in the art world over the last four decades. Chris’s work can be found exhibited in museums around the world. His […]

ARTISTS OPEN CALL: Micro-Commission Opportunity

ARTISTS OPEN CALL: Micro-Commission Opportunity

CUMBRIAN ARTISTS WANTED!  We’re delighted to announce: A call-out for an exciting new micro-commission opportunity, as part of its year-long Lost Stations digital arts programme. Artists are invited to create an artwork or series of artworks which will be exhibited this September at Cooke’s Studios, a stylish 16,000ft, Grade II listed Victorian building, running over […]

LOST STATIONS MENTEE EXHIBITION LAUNCH

LOST STATIONS MENTEE EXHIBITION LAUNCH

WEDNESDAY 7TH JUNE MARKED THE SPECIAL PREVIEW OF OUR LATEST DIGITAL ARTS EXHIBITION: LOST STATIONS, AS WE WELCOMED 10 EMERGING CUMBRIAN ARTISTS TO THE OPENING NIGHT. FAMILY AND FRIENDS WERE PACKED INTO THE RAW BUILDING SPACE AT 102 ABBEY RD TO VIEW EACH EXCITING AND UNIQUE INTERPRETATION OF THE THEME. In March We launched a […]

IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY: A LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION

IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY: A LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION

LAST WEEK WE HOSTED THE ARTIST TALK AND PRIVATE VIEWING FOR OUR FIRST LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION. THE INSTALLATION TITLED “IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY” BY PHOTOGRAPHER FELICITY HAMMOND WAS OPENED LAST THURSDAY 11TH MAY WITH A PACKED OUT EVENT. Felicity was the first guest artist we invited to develop a unique solo exhibition for our Lost Stations programme. We invited […]

Our Volunteers

Our Volunteers

Volunteers have been an essential part in helping Signal Film and Media support our local community in as many ways as possible. We have a wide range of opportunities for volunteers to be involved; from community projects to working at our cinema screenings, raising awareness of events throughout the community, through to designing, editing or transcribing […]

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

YOUTH PROGRAMME FUNDRAISING “He must have been fully engaged with the teacher as he has told me so much since coming home. He just keeps talking about it and is making his own movies now on video camera, stop motion photography and using coding stuff for animation, I have no idea what he’s on about […]

Lost Stations: Chapter One

Lost Stations: Chapter One

Lost Stations: Digital Arts Programme – Chapter One If you’re a little late in hearing about our Lost Stations Digital Arts Programme, there’s still many free opportunities to get involved! To give you a better idea of what’s happened already, here are some highlights we’d like to tell you about. So far we have: Kicked off […]