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Hobmoor_Postcard_V1 (2)Histories At Hobmoor gets underway, exploring oral histories of Yardley Residents.

Seeking Trustees For Our Board

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Mercurial Arts Seeks Trustees

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Share A Memory Of Yardley At The Library

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Share A Memory Of Yardley At The Library

Memory collection days at South Yardley Library on Saturday 29th July 10.30-4pm Saturday 5 August 10.30-4pm Bring a photo, memory or object of Yardley to be scanned and shared on our Histories at Hobmoor Website. About Histories At Hobmoor Our brand new project is exploring Family Histories and Stories of Migration with the Community at Hobmoor Community Centre, in Yardley Birmingham. Our project is funded by the Heritage Lottery Foundation and over the coming months we will be running workshops for adults and children in the local area...

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Who do you think you are?

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

Poster-FINAL Contact us to register your place. We will need to get a few details from you.

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Histories at Hobmoor Summer Club

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Uncategorized | 10 comments

We are very excited to be running a week long Histories at Hobmoor Holiday Club on week beginning 24th July, as the Hobmoor Community Centre opens for the very first time during the summer holidays! PLACES ARE LIMITED AND BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL It is aimed at children in Years 4, 5 & 6 (ages 8-11) During the week young people will get the opportunity to go on trips to areas of local interest, learn new skills in collecting information from family members, and work with professional artists including poets, and story tellers. They will gain...

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Histories at Hobmoor

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We getting underway with our brand new project exploring Family Histories and Stories of Migration with the Community at Hobmoor Community Centre, in Yardley Birmingham. Our project is funded by the Heritage Lottery Foundation and over the coming months we will be running workshops for adults and children in the local area creating a new webspace where we can collect and share your stories. Participants will create their own poetic responses to the oral histories they collect, enabling a deeper emotional understanding of their identity and...

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We Are Recruiting – Poet/Poetry Workshop Leader

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Call out for a Poet/Story Workshop Leader Histories at Hobmoor, Mercurial Arts A Heritage Lottery Funded Project   Deadline for expressions of interest: 18 May 2017 5PM                     Mercurial Arts Charity, and it sister trading company Mercurial Dance is a small arts organisation with substantial experience producing and delivering arts projects for young people. With a specialism in Dance and Digital art, our work has grown from performance project to developing & delivering whole school arts curricula. We...

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We Are Recruiting – Heritage Project Worker

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Call out for Heritage Project Worker Histories at Hobmoor, Mercurial Arts A Heritage Lottery Funded Project Deadline for expressions of interest: 18 May 2017 5PM Histories at Hobmooor Mercurial Arts has received funding from The Heritage Lottery to deliver Histories at Hobmoor. Histories at Hobmoor will enable adults and children in Yardley, an area of low engagement in the arts in Birmingham, to learn about their heritage and share their stories of moving to, and living in this area. Children from Oasis Academy Hobmoor will learn to interview...

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We are recruiting – Evaluator

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Call out for an Arts Evaluator Histories at Hobmoor, Mercurial Arts A Heritage Lottery Funded Project Deadline for expressions of interest: 18 May 2017 5PM Mercurial Arts Charity, and it sister trading company Mercurial Dance is a small arts organisation with substantial experience producing and delivering arts projects for young people. With a specialism in Dance and Digital art, our work has grown from performance project to developing & delivering whole school arts curricula. We have an extremely good reputation among the...

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Arts Practioners Wanted for Hobmoor Community Centre

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Artist and Community Arts Practitioner Vacancies Deadline for Expressions of Interest – Monday 19 October 5pm  Email hobmoorhub@gmail.com for Application form A new cultural hub is now open in South Yardley and Mercurial Arts and Arts In The Yard are inviting individuals, community groups and arts organisations to programme and deliver regular activities for local residents. Hobmoor Community Centre will be open every weekday evening during term time from 5pm-10pm.   The hub will provide a space that is engaging and enriching for...

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Chaotic Liquid Network

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We have just launched a new project called The Chaotic Liquid Network with the University of Birmingham, continuing our dance science theme started with the SEED. We are working with 60 children from Oasis Academy Hobmoor to create a digital dance installation in their community centre which will be open to the public the first weekend in July 2014… find out more

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