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

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

talc.’s new programme 2017

talcs_spring_summer_programmetalc.’s spring/summer arts education programme 2017 is ready! New in the programme: work taster opportunities for young people, plug-in sessions for the very arty ones, next visit of the Travelling Gallery, the Arts & Music Summer School, including a dance and physical theatre workshop and more…. Any questions? Please email: info@talc.org.uk talc.’s spring/summer programme 2017 (can …Read More

“sparks, drifts and rain” published!

Sparks, drifts and rain documentationtalc.’s documentation of last year’s youth arts project “sparks, drifts and rain” is published! On 178 pages it features young people’s art projects from Argyll – mainly from Tarbert and Lochgilphead. The young people were inspired by the beautiful landscape they are surrounded by; the workshops were provided by digital artists collaborating with analogue artists …Read More

IGNITE Walking Exhibition in Lochgilpead

ignite Walking ExhibitionIGNITE (5 & 6 November) is a Walking Exhibition around Lochgilphead of light works created by young people. Come and enjoy the festival atmosphere before the Fireworks on Bonfire Night. Ignite is brought to you by Artmap Engage and talc., Tarbert who came together with a shared belief that tools, materials and creative experimentation should …Read More