Signal Day Out: A Visit to Digital artist RACHEL MACLEAN

Signal Day Out: A Visit to Digital artist RACHEL MACLEAN

Visiting leading digital artist RACHEL MACLEAN at HOME in Manchester. Part of: Our new Oct – Mar season , Art Sat 29 Oct 2016 – Sun 8 Jan 2017 Wot u 🙂 about? presents a major solo exhibition of entirely new work by acclaimed Scottish artist Rachel Maclean, who will represent Scotland at the 2017 Venice Biennale. Curated by Bren O’Callaghan, Visual Art […]

Summer Newsletter

Summer Newsletter

Click on the image below to read all about the opportunities available to you over the Summer 2016.   CLICK TO READ

Filmmaking Workshops For 11-16 Year Olds

Filmmaking Workshops For 11-16 Year Olds

We’re really excited to announce that we’re once again looking to recruit more young people to be part of our weekly filmmaking club beginning in September. For this project we are inviting 11-16 year olds to apply to learn about film whilst also getting the chance to develop leadership skills, their personal resilience, teamwork and communication skills. […]

Harnessing young people’s creativity through animation

Harnessing young people’s creativity through animation

We were approached by the national film club organisation Into Film to deliver an animation project called ‘See It, Make It’ in local schools.Our Project Manager Steph worked with talented freelance artist Hannah Fox, who f​or 25 years has created images, characters and performances worldwide and has worked with radical art organisations. They delivered 18 workshops at Yarlside Academy in […]

Get Digital 16-19s leaders and filmmakers

Get Digital 16-19s leaders and filmmakers

For the past few months we’ve been madly busy here at Signal, working with a group of 20 local 16 to 19 year olds on our Get Digital project, kindly funded by the Sir John Fisher Foundation and the Francis C Scott Charitable Trust and Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. The youth team learnt a range of filmmaking, digital […]

Half-term Youth Filmmaking Workshop

Half-term Youth Filmmaking Workshop

WE HAVE NOW BEEN OVERSUBSCRIBED FOR THIS PROJECT. If you have already applied then please expect confirmation or non-confirmation of a place very soon. This February we are delivering a weeklong filmmaking course for enthusiastic young filmmakers in the Barrow-in-Furness area. A bunch of 8-11 year olds will get their chance to get involved in the making […]