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All the latest new and updates from the Findhorn Bay Arts team.

Community Creativity Boosted through Creative Place ProjectARTS Programme
May 3, 2017 | News

ProjectARTS is supporting local artists, community groups and businesses to make creative projects happen in and around Forres. As part of the Forres Area Creative Place Programme managed by Findhorn Bay Arts, ProjectARTS has supported a total of 16 local …

Creative Place Project ARTS Fund Continues to Support Local Creativity
February 7, 2017 | News

Local artists, community groups and businesses have benefited from ProjectARTS support helping to make creative projects come to life in and around Forres. In the second and third rounds of the ProjectARTS funding, £8,497 was awarded across seven projects to …

Findhorn Bay Festival End Year on a High Publishing Spectacular Outcomes
December 22, 2016 | News

The 2016 Findhorn Bay Festival reveal spectacular evaluation results showing the Festival drew bumper crowds, a substantial economic impact and tremendous community involvement. The second biennial Findhorn Bay Festival took place in unexpected spaces and scenic locations in and around …

Findhorn Bay Festival Wins Community Tourism Award
November 30, 2016 | News

REPRESENTATIVES FROM BUSINESSES from throughout Moray gathered on Wednesday for the annual Moray Chamber of Commerce Awards in Lossiemouth’s Stotfield Hotel. Around 110 attendees saw the Business Gateway sponsored Most Promising Enterprise award going to ‘I Like Birds’, who have …

Findhorn Bay Festival Exceeds all Targets
September 30, 2016 | News

The second Findhorn Bay Festival drew to a close on Monday September 26 with many shows selling out over the six-day showcase. Two years since the first Festival launched in 2014, this year’s event has exceeded all expectations and targets …

Stage is Set for Spectacular Showcase
September 19, 2016 | News

The 2nd Findhorn Bay Festival will burst into life next week – a spectacular six-day celebration of arts and culture running from Wednesday 21 to Monday 26 Sept all set in various venues throughout, in and around the bay of …

Programme Launched for Findhorn Bay Festival
July 14, 2016 | News

The second Findhorn Bay Festival was launched today by Festival Director, Kresanna Aigner. From Wednesday 21 – Monday 26 September, Morayshire will play host to a range of arts and culture events showcasing artists of local, national and international renown …

Findhorn Bay Festival 2016 Opening Concert
June 16, 2016 | News

Findhorn Bay Festival announces “Brave” start – promising a spectacular six-day programme featuring internationally renowned singer in Moray the last weekend of September. Multi-award winning Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis and her band will open the second Findhorn Bay Festival in …

Be a Guerrilla and Light Up the Town
April 11, 2016 | Opportunities

Play with architecture as part of a ‘flashmob’ community lighting installation as Findhorn Bay Festival celebrates Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design by inviting you to work with international artists Sharon Stammers and Martin Lupton of Light Collective to present …

Creative Place Project ARTS Funds Success
March 24, 2016 | News

Local artists, community groups and businesses are celebrating success as Creative Place ProjectARTS funding is announced with £4,923 awarded to local creative collaborations. The ProjectARTS fund totals £20k and is managed and delivered by Findhorn Bay Arts as part of …

Culture Day Forres Success for Local Area
February 24, 2016 | News

Culture Day organisers Findhorn Bay Arts release evaluation results showing the day drew bumper crowds and a substantial local economic boost. On Saturday 26 September 2015 the third annual Culture Day exploded onto the streets and parks of Forres in …

Findhorn Bay Arts receive Volunteer Friendly Award
February 15, 2016 | News

Local arts and culture organisation Findhorn Bay Arts has received a Volunteer Friendly Award from tsiMoray in recognition of outstanding work involving volunteers. The Volunteer Friendly Award is a quality standard aimed to support, acknowledge and reward organisations who have …

Creative Place Project ARTS Fund Launched
November 18, 2015 | News, Opportunities

Forres based Findhorn Bay Arts has launched a ProjectARTS fund totalling £20k available for local creative collaborations. ProjectARTS is part of the Creative Place award programme which the Forres Area successfully won earlier this year as announced by Creative Scotland.  …

Forres Area Creative Place Award Winner 2015
June 11, 2015 | News

The community of Forres Area has been awarded £100,000 as a winner of this year’s Creative Place Awards. The Awards were announced to a packed audience at an evening awards ceremony, which took place at Falkirk Town Hall, Falkirk (Wednesday …