News
- updated 16th February 2016 -

James has been selected to facilitate some workshops at the National Centre for Craft and Design to complement an exhibition by artist & sculptor Anton Alvarez from Sweden, starting on 19th March. see NCCD website for more details.

Education

We like to share our passion for sound, music, technology and creative arts through a range of workshops, installation and other educational sessions.

Workshops
Our original and innovative School based workshops complement and enhance the curriculum through Half or Full day sessions. (Brochure available)
Sound 1.
This is suitable for Key Stage 2 and includes the science of sound, anatomy of hearing and how hearing can be damaged, wildlife sound, listening skills and interpretation, communication and creative use of sound.

Sound 2.
For Key Stages 3-5. A more bespoke workshop covering topics in Sound 1 plus more in-depth science and mathematics. Also sound recording and microphone technology is included.

Project based. Other workshops can be designed on a bespoke basis depending on your project or exhibition.

Learning Outcomes; Stimulating and thought provoking, inspiring scientific and creative thinking going beyond just an appreciation of sound. Awareness of a multidisciplinary approach to exploration and experimentation. Improved Listening and Communication  skills. Demonstrate how Science is linked with creative work and the arts. Team working

Shape the Air
Creative Workshops based around Sound and looking at interpretation and producing visual creative work. These sessions are run either,
1. In school or college as part of an art class.
2. Adult sessions (minimum number 10) either for an art/creative group or dates will be available to all at a specified venue.

Music lessons (Piano and Guitar)
James is available to run Piano and Guitar lessons for beginners in school on a private basis. Currently do sessions in schools for years 1-6.

Installation.
Available to produce creative sound based installations and run supporting workshops. This is a bespoke service and could be to create a sound work from location recordings from a local area and presenting this at a centre or gallery to engage the public. Please contact us to discuss a project and funding.

Please contact us to discuss further and get a quote.


 
 

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