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Film Premiere – The Space In – Between

Join us for an evening of artists’ short films exploring the themes of the ‘Othered’ body in performance, including a world premiere screening of ‘The Space In-between’, a new film by Jay Gearing and Kate Marsh followed by a Q&A with the artists.

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Future Network Special – GET OFF YOUR ARTS Quiz!

We are inviting guest artists to curate and host a pub style ‘art quiz’, putting their spin on the night, deciding the rounds and themes of the evening; still with a chance to meet other creatives and hear about up coming opportunities.

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Masterclass #5: Writing And Podcasting with Ross Sutherland

This introductory workshop will help you develop your podcast idea and give you the writing skills to get your project off the ground.

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Metal Masterclass #3: Activist embroidery with Jess De Wahls

If you thought embroidery was a thing of the past then think again. Jess de Wahl has quickly established her name as the ‘enfant terrible of British textile arts’. Using embroidery, she tackles subjects as wide ranging as Feminism, Misogyny & Fetishism combined with creative textile recycling in her prolific output.

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Metal Masterclass #4: DIGITAL STORYTELLING WORKSHOP USING TWINE with One to One Development Trust

Aimed at artists and writers, this workshop offers a hands-on chance to unlock the exciting potential of interactive fiction and digital storytelling – with no previous experience or technical knowledge required.

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The Space In-Between

As part of the Change Makers Programme, on September 6th 2018 at London’s South Bank Centre, we are delighted to present The Space In-Between, a day of occupation, performance, mess, musings, cups of tea, glitter, and protest.

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Peterborough Masterclass: Oral History practice for creatives

Many artists, be it songwriters, dancers, visual artists and playwrights use unique life experiences and hidden histories of individuals as the starting point for their work.

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Edge Hill Station Garden Launch

For EU DAY OF ARTISTIC CREATIVITY on Wednesday 21 March Metal will be formally re-opening the Edge Hill Station Garden for the growing season with the launch of a new artwork by Dave Evans. Following a three month residency in the garden Dave will be un-veiling an organic wi-fi mast with the capability of emitting […]

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Peterborough: ZINE WORKSHOP WITH LU WILLIAMS OF GRRRL ZINE

Self-publishing has exploded over the past year as more and more of us are choosing to reject the mainstream media and go our own way when it comes to our choice of reading material.

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Peterborough: Future Network

Future Network is a quarterly, informal evening hosted by Metal for artists, organisations and creative businesses working in all disciplines to come together to discuss ideas, meet others and learn new skills.

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PETERBOROUGH – PLANET B

‘Planet B’, a Green Festival 2017 initiative, is organised in partnership with Metal and The Green Backyard, with funding from Arts Council England.

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PETERBOROUGH: New Henge Heritage Film Screening

Since January we have been undertaking a residency at Metal and have channelled our experiences into a film exploring The Peterborough Stone.

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