Discover the latest MarketPlace projects – all co-created with community groups and artists sharing their skills and experiences.
If you are a community group and have an idea you’d like to get off the ground, please get in touch. We can’t promise to always produce a project but we can develop the ideas with you.
We’re always open to a “Creative Conversation”
Rivers of Light
Saturday 18 February, 2023
600 residents took part in Newmarket’s community lantern parade ‘Rivers of Light’ as they paraded along The Yellow Brick Road with beautiful handmade lanterns.
September / October 2022
The Kids Business project enabled a group of young people in March to grow ideas, cultivate skills and create a new business, conjured up through their imagination.
A Dragon in The Spinney!
Weds 3rd August 2022
National Play Day at The Spinney Playground always produces something creative. This year the bright energy of young people helped create a special Carnival Dragon that we hope will appear as part of other future community events.
VOICES FROM THE LAND
Sat. 25th June 2022
Fenscapers prepare for their first Live Performance as part of the Ely Arts Festival
PLATINUM JUBILEE LANTERNS
1st June - 7th June
Brandon Creative Forum co-created a Platinum Jubilee Lantern Experience with over 22 local community groups and societies designing and making 40 illuminated lanterns
Objects and Stories
March, April 2022
Digital Artist, Michelle Brace invites residents in Brandon and Newmarket to visit their local library, to share their stories connected with treasured objects.
Surviving Lockdown – Live Performances
Friday 4th and Friday 11th March 2022
Alternate Orbit Theatre Co. returned with live performances at March Library and Wisbech Library, with readings from Click Therapy's second book, Surviving Lockdown.
How To: Download Your Walking Companion
Three simple steps to get you on your way at Brandon Country Park. Follow the instructions and get creative walking with artist Genevieve Rudd.
Genevieve Rudd – Your Walking Companion
Ever wondered what it would be like to take a walk through a landscape with an artist? An artist helping you to explore the environment with a creative eye?