Category Archives: Artists

Riotous Youth Arts Project Coming to West Cumbria

Meet your new best arty friends, North Star Co-Design – a community interest company co-directed by Louie Ingham and Lee […] Read More
Queer Cumbria talk to punk portrait artist Twiggy

Whitehaven’s Queer Punk Artist

If you thought punk was dead, think again. Over in Whitehaven Twiggy is busy in their studio creating queer art […] Read More

LAST THOUGHTS OF A DYING PHOENIX

I’m shattering. My feathers are falling, my bones are breaking. My ligaments stretch, tight and taut, I thought I taught […] Read More

Trans Experience – School, College and Barbie

Albedo is a brilliant young artist based in West Cumbria. We love their work and wanted to learn more about […] Read More

I Dont Get To Love Where I Live

The rays of sunset fall on the fells below Scafell Pike, dousing the terrain in a golden hue. Bluetits and […] Read More

Queer Puppetry Making Cardboard Cool

Aidan Dawson is working on a film project that talks of queer experience through the art of puppetry. Inspired by […] Read More
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ART/FASHION ANARCHIST NOKI SHOT BY TIM WALKER

Hi Noki! Can you tell us a little about yourself? I’m from Aberdeen, Scotland, moving at 11 to a small […] Read More
a painting of two men in a bath

The Boy Melancholy

Inks, watercolour and marker pens are used as tools of expression by Johnny Kavanagh aka The Boy Melancholy. He takes […] Read More

Queer Punk duo bringing Joyous Rage to The Brickyard

As a little ice-breaker before their much anticipated visit to Carlisle, we wanted to get to know siblings Sean and […] Read More

Saturday Town shows us the future is bright, wild and queer.

The radical self expression of youth is being captured via pop-up technicolour studios across northern England, thanks to Casey Orr […] Read More
Luke Morgan potter

The Anarchist Potter Celebrating Imperfection

If Kurt Cobain was a plate, he would have been turned, glazed, fired…and smashed, by Luke Morgan. Queer Cumbria are […] Read More

Why the king’s speech stinks

Some artists, when faced with the stark white walls of a gallery space, would be forgiven for taking a nervous […] Read More
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