Exciting opportunity!

yoyp_compact_logo_rgb_smallThanks to the Celebrate ART project, talc. can offer the opportunity for a paid traineeship for a young person aged 16–25 to enable them to develop their skills, aptitudes and experience to secure future employment. This traineeship model will offer a training allowance of £2,000. This will ensure that this programme offers a clear progression …Read More

Interested in sound?

young_artist_pic_soundThere are also opportunities for young people interested in sound creation and sound sampling (ages: 15-25): ELECTRONIC MUSIC INSTRUMENTS (with talc. digital artist) SOLDERING MUSIC HARDWARE (with talc. digital artist) SOUND SCULPTURE/INSTALLATION (with talc. digital artist) Similar to talc.’s young artist scheme, a small grant of £200 will be paid. Closing Date: 30 April 2018 …Read More

Opportunity for young creatives

young_artist_pictalc.’s creative Work Tasters or Young Artist Scheme are an opportunity for young people (aged 15–25) to spend 1-2 working days with professional artists or craft makers to get an insight into their work life and 1:1 training sessions with talc.’s digital artists. A small grant of £200 will be paid, as well as a …Read More

LED matrix workshop at the Lighthouse

LEDmatrixFor all participants of the LED matrix animation workshop during the “Exploring Digital Practice in Creative Learning and Participatory Arts” conference at the Lighthouse in Glasgow – here is a few instructions here: Instructions for LED Matrix workshop and the sample code for the LED matrix to copy: // https://xantorohara.github.io/led-matrix-editor/ #include <LedControl.h> const int DIN_PIN = 7; …Read More

Travelling Gallery Visit

artbusThe TRAVELLING GALLERY BUS will come to Lochgilphead Joint Campus on Wed 31 May & Thurs 1 June. With their exhibitiont EAT SLEEP WORK REPEAT they will come to talc. Tarbert on Friday, 2 June (open to school groups from Tarbert Academy). The exhibition is open to the public on Saturday, 3 June, 10am – …Read More

Arts, Dance & Music Summer School 2017

Daniel - soundrecording in TarbertWe are now taking bookings for talc.’s summer arts, dance and music school (17–21 & 24–28 July, 10am–4pm). You are interested in drone filming, -editing, sculpting and stage design? Or composing sound – or a full week of contemporary dance? Then come to talc.’s summer school in Tarbert! The summer school is free, but booking …Read More

New Chairperson for talc. Trust

AGM_talc_March_2017_smallAt the AGM Meeting held at talc. on 24 March Mary Smith stepped down as Chairperson of talc., after 15 years. A big Thank you for all the hard work for talc. and the community! New Chairperson elected is Louise Paterson, Treasurer is Wilma MacKenzie and Secretary is Sian MacQueen. Minutes will be published asap. …Read More