All programmes

  • REMADE Creative RegenerationREMADE Creative Regeneration
    REMADE (REclamation and MAnagement of DErelict land) is Lancashire County Council's programme tackling the region's derelict land problem.  
  • Valley of StoneValley of Stone
    Valley of Stone - (Rossendale Quarries; Tramways Heritage Project)  
  • PanopticonsPanopticons
    Panopticon (noun) structure, space or device providing a comprehensive or panoramic view.  
  • Talking ShopTalking Shop
    We recognise the instrumental role shops and small businesses play in bringing local people together within the social hub of their neighbourhood. We want to help sustain and celebrate the role of the local shopkeeper.  
  • Contemporary Heritage: A new way of seeingContemporary Heritage: A new way of seeing
    An ambitious programme of site-responsive artist commissions at stunning historic sites across Pennine Lancashire.  
  • Weavers' TriangleWeavers' Triangle
    Burnley's Weavers' Triangle was at the heart of the town's textile industry in the nineteenth century. It is now an area which is being re-developed as a destination. Mid Pennine Arts moved into the area in November 2010.  
  • Creative LearningCreative Learning
    We engage with people of all ages, but especially young people. We work with creative practitioners across all artforms. We plan, deliver and evaluate projects in a variety of contexts such as formal education (early years settings, primary schools, high schools and colleges) and public spaces (parks, museums and heritage sites). Click here to explore the range of our work.  
  • Temporary InstallationsTemporary Installations
    Exciting short term public art installations commissioned by MPA.  
  • Gallery & ExhibitionsGallery & Exhibitions
    Key projects and exhibitions linked to our gallery programme.  
  • Community Engagement & Public ArtCommunity Engagement & Public Art
    Examples of our work in community engagement and permanent public art.  
  • Temporary Art InstallationsTemporary Art Installations
    A selection of temporary art installations commissioned and managed by MPA on behalf of partners.  
  • Spodden Valley RevealedSpodden Valley Revealed
    A major new project promising some transformational impacts for communities in the Whitworth area of Rossendale, which will explore the long timeline of human settlement there, through an engagement programme involving local people of all ages, and a range of exciting artist commissions.  
  • Creative LearningCreative Learning
    Examples of our commissioned work in creative learning and the professional advisory services we can offer.  
  • West Pennine MoorsWest Pennine Moors
    MPA is working with partners on future plans to celebrate and promote this wilderness area.  
  • LandLand
    Land (2003-2007) was a unique education and creative arts project at the heart of the East Lancashire Regional Park initiative managed by Mid Pennine Arts  
  • Urban Rivers Enhancement Scheme Urban Rivers Enhancement Scheme
    MPA are working alongside the Ribble Rivers Trust bringing creativity to the programme of works and community participation. The scheme will be centered around the rivers that flow underground and through Burnley town centre.  
  • Creative Learning ConsultancyCreative Learning Consultancy
    Find out about the services we can offer.  
  • Super Slow Way ProgrammeSuper Slow Way Programme
    Super Slow Way Programme including Burnley Canal Festival 2016  
  • Bowland RevealedBowland Revealed
    An inspiring programme of contemporary art set within the Forest of Bowland's breathtaking landscape.  
  • The Scenic RouteThe Scenic Route
    A series of artist interventions as part of Lancashire’s new sustainable transport plans.