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Arts and culture news

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The Lounge Society to perform live at the Central Library

Published on Wednesday, 05 January 2022

The Lounge Society will be bringing their lively and assured sound to the Central Library this April.

The Herbert supported using public funding by Arts Council England

New and improved gallery spaces at Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021

Visitors to a Coventry gallery have been enjoying its new £1.2 million refurbishment for the first time after completion by a leading local developer.

Coolie pictured with the art. Which takes the form of words projected onto a building

Timeless Words Made New - George Eliot and Coolie

Published on Monday, 17 May 2021

Coventry launched its year as UK City of Culture with the release of a George Eliot-inspired film, featuring a new track by Coolie.

National award for Theatre Absolute in Coventry

Published on Thursday, 08 April 2021

Coventry’s independent theatre company, Theatre Absolute, who are based in the Shop Front Theatre in City Arcade, are proud to be a recipient of a national award.

Bringing history to life at the Daimler Powerhouse

Published on Thursday, 18 March 2021

As the Daimler Powerhouse continues to take shape, Imagineer are bringing the history of the building to life through restoring elements of the original building and through encouraging people who worked at the Daimler Powerhouse to share their stories.

Applications invited for Coventry arts and cultural grant scheme

Published on Thursday, 21 January 2021

The Council is inviting applications for its project grants programme that support the arts and cultural activity in Coventry.

New city scheme to improve access to small arts grants

Published on Monday, 09 November 2020

Almost £72,000 is being made available as part of a small grants scheme to support cultural activities in Coventry that are less likely to participate in the arts.

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Submit your photography for Coventry’s 2021 calendar

Published on Friday, 11 September 2020

Visit Coventry is calling out for local photography enthusiasts to help create a beautiful and exclusive Coventry 2021 calendar, which will showcase the city’s landmarks as it celebrates its title of UK City of Culture 2021.

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