Streets Apart: Artist Co-Creation Opportunity

As part of the Streets Apart project, The Old Courts is looking to collaborate with an artist interested in co-creating work on Wigan’s famous King St.

We are searching for a Lead Artist or Company who will work with communities in Wigan, over the course of a year, to co-create a new artwork.

Working between March 2023 and February 2024, we are looking for ideas that will include a moment of outdoor celebration and performance, as part of a community-led street festival on King Street between 7 – 9 July 2023.

Deadline for applications: Mon 23rd Jan 2023 6pm

How to Apply: Click the job pack for more information

We are hosting two informal online information sessions about this commission and the Streets Apart programme via Zoom.

Thurs 15th Dec 2022: 12noon – 1pm
Thurs 12th Jan 2023: 3.30pm – 4.30pm

If you would like to attend one of these sessions, please contact Beth ( to sign up, or to arrange a conversation in another way.

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