YDF 2019 Is Almost Here!

The biggest event of the Peshkar year is just around the corner and we have some amazing things to share at …

Under25Routes – Liverpool 2

Under25Routes – Liverpool Part 2 A Day in the Life (well two days) of Under25Routes UK Residency After the excitement of the Lovely Rita Riot we brought our artists together at Liverpool Hope University for two days of workshops with Sudip Chakroborthy. Our Under25Routes artists worked reacquainting themselves with each other and Sudip helped them […]

Under25Routes – Laboratory Workshops – Sudip Chakroborthy

Under25Routes – Laboratory Workshops – Sudip Chakroborthy The first week of the under25routes residencies always involve laboratory workshops with some of the host nations best practitioners, and Manchester / UK has been no different. Our UK residency got under way at Liverpool Hope University on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June. We’ll be featuring short […]

Under 25 Routes – Residential Two – Lisbon – Week One

By Bill Duffy In the first full week of the second residential of the Under 25 Routes project we asked Bill Duffy – one of our British artists – to keep a diary of activities during that week. Which you canread below. “On Monday, the groups presented their pieces they had been working on from […]

Under 25 Routes – Residential Two – Lisbon – Laboratory Week

by Steph Meskell-Brocken On the 23rd January 2017 artists – all under the age of 25 – gathered again, for the start of their 2nd residential of the Under 25 Routes project, in Lisbon Portugal. Bringing together 4 artists from Valencia, Spain; 4 artists locally from Lisbon, Portugal and 4 artists from here in the UK. […]

Peshkar Productions – 25th Anniversary Exhibition

On the 9th January, Peshkar opened an exhibition in the foyer of Gallery Oldham celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the organisation. The exhibition has been curated by Rik Loughran and features 25 artefacts from Peshkar’s history, each telling an important piece of the story of the growth of the organisation from a grassroots project based […]

Waterhead Academy Careers Pathways blog post by Fay Beesley.

On Friday 30th of September 2016 me (Fay), Bhav, Damon and Matthew started our first session at Waterhead Academy as part of their Careers Pathway. The Careers Pathway is aimed at Year 7 and Year 8 and gives students the opportunity to learn new skills and expand their knowledge in certain fields. Each student for […]