Glasgow Life Artists in Communities

Glasgow Life Artists in Communities is a programme which aims to transform lives through engagement and participation in creative and cultural activity, in local communities across the city.

Since 2018, 35 artists - as individuals, collectives or organisations - have been commissioned as Artists in Communities. They have delivered 92 different projects across the city. In 2023-24 there are 6 projects exploring the climate crisis - its meaning and impact - with different communities in the city, funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.


Get a Snapshot of the creative activities which have already been delivered to people across the city thanks to Glasgow Life Artists in Communities

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Read about other artists and arts organisations the programme has previously commissioned to deliver creative opportunities in different areas of Glasgow. 

The diverse range of projects included visual art, music, film making, storytelling, community events, poetry and more besides; activity was directed by local needs and priorities.

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Find out more about the origins of the programme, Creative Communities Artists in Residence.