Pool Arts, the organisation, is a work of art in its own right, that is constantly evolving and adapting itself to create opportunities for artists who may otherwise find themselves isolated or excluded – it asks who an artist might be today
Alison Kershaw artist St Lukes Art Project

Pool Arts aims to challenge the barriers that some artists face, by providing opportunities to create:

  • Innovative exhibitions
  • New art work
  • Personal and professional development and facilities for artists in the Manchester (UK) area.

Pool Arts is an innovative arts organization – formed in 1999 – run by and for its members.

The artists involved come from diverse backgrounds and their chosen art forms are equally varied. Pool Arts include writers, photographers, textile and fashion artists, craftspeople and a DJ as well as contemporary visual artists. They are working to create a supportive framework, giving their members opportunities to produce, promote and sell their own artwork.

Pool Arts aims  and provide studio space, support, training, professional and personal development opportunities.

Pool Arts is an innovative arts organization formed in 1999. Pool Arts helps educate and inform the general public about the positive effects on well being of involvement with the arts. Pool Arts raise awareness of the positive role that art and culture can play in the well being of the community by providing a positive role model of an arts organisation successfully run by its members.

Through our work in local, regional and national networks of art, health and arts and health projects, Pool Arts aim to contribute to this growing area of interest with their pioneering company.

To find out more information and find out about joining pool arts download this information

Or contact us on poolarts@gmail.com

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Pool Arts is a company limited by guarantee with charitable aims

Registered in England and Wales Company registration number 4668282 Pool Arts registered charity no. 1113043