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Visual at the Stove

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Weaves through everything at The Stove with artist residencies, workshops, exhibitions, filmmaking and outside projections, in projects and events, in the building and around the town. Our monthly event Reel to Real screens interesting and thought provoking films with time to hang out and discuss afterwards.

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Images: Kirsty Turpie’s exhibition launch in the Stove café, Craftivism workshops as part of ArtCOP with Moxie DePaulitte, Resistance Recipes at Reel to Real, and HAME installation by artists in residence Mark Lyken and Emma Dove.

The Stove’s programme is made up of five strands of activity, Future Vision, Word, Music, Food and Visual – these help inform and direct our current core areas of interest. If you have an interesting idea that you think would fit into one of our strands that you would like to make happen at the Stove, details of how to submit project ideas are available here.

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Music at the Stove

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With a focus on opportunity and fun activity for all in our town centre through live performance, open rehearsals, creative workshops and availability of The Stove’s Digital Suite. The annual Dumfries Music Conference (DMC) brings this together with creative collaboration, expert opinion and other happenings to educate, inspire and entertain.

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Images: Brave New Words open mic performance, Rudi Zygadlo gig organised by Electric Fields at the Stove, Radio DMC with Melissa Gunn, Rhiannon Dewar and Dave Miller, and live music at the Dumfries Music Conference 2015.

The Stove’s programme is made up of five strands of activity, Future Vision, Word, Music, Food and Visual – these help inform and direct our current core areas of interest. If you have an interesting idea that you think would fit into one of our strands that you would like to make happen at the Stove, details of how to submit project ideas are available here.

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Word at the Stove

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Supporting creative expression through written, spoken and sung words – including creative writing workshops, performances and live projects. Our monthly Brave New Words open-mic events are a platform for writers and composers to try out new work in front of the public.

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Images: Performance at Brave New Words, Brave New Words presents Shift Collective – poster for Harry Giles’ Drone performance as part of the Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival 2016, and creative writing and performance workshop with JoAnne McKay as part of blueprint100.

The Stove’s programme is made up of five strands of activity, Future Vision, Word, Music, Food and Visual – these help inform and direct our current core areas of interest. If you have an interesting idea that you think would fit into one of our strands that you would like to make happen at the Stove, details of how to submit project ideas are available here.

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Future Vision

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Future Vision

Using the arts in projects that work with people to re-imagine the places they live and then participate in creating the future we would like to see for Dumfries. Through workshops, talks, exhibitions and events for all to come and enjoy, we take ideas forward to be included in the decisions made about the places we live.

Projects that have fitted within this strand including our ongoing projects Making Dumfries, We Live With Water and our sign painting project. Find out more information about each of these by clicking on the links in the text.

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Images: Sign painting workshop with Ciaran Globël as part of Reel to Real, completed sign for Making Dumfries, We Live With Water at the launch of SUMBERGE exhibition, and discussions during Square Go, April 2016 as part of the Scottish Year of Architecture.

The Stove’s programme is made up of five strands of activity, Future Vision, Word, Music, Food and Visual – these help inform and direct our current core areas of interest. If you have an interesting idea that you think would fit into one of our strands that you would like to make happen at the Stove, details of how to submit project ideas are available here.