Other Arts Organisations

FORMAT - Derby's international photography festival

1623 theatre - Ground breaking theatre company specialising in Shakespeare. Based and working in partnership with QUAD

British Film Institute

Déda - the only dedicated dance house in the East Midlands

Sinfonia Viva - East Midlands based national orchestra

Derby Jazz - promoting performances of live jazz in the city

Anglea Verdon - International ceramic artist, based in Derby.

Alexander Beleshenko - Experienced architectural glass artist who has worked on many large scale public realm projects in the UK and around the world. Alexander is the artist who created the glass design for the external walls of The Box, that is visible across the Market Place.

Arts Derbyshire - Arts events and information in Derbyshire.

Subism - East Midlands art collective

Charity Shop DJ

MACE - Media Archive for Central England is a unique and ever-growing collection of archive film for the East Midlands

Lighthouse - Wolverhampton's centre for arts, film and creative courses

 

QUAD’s Friends in Derby

Derby's Cathedral Quarter - Find out more about QUAD's location in Derby.

Derby LIVE - Live events, performances and festivals.

Museums in Derby - for even more culture

Visit Derby - Tourist information, find out what else to do and where to stay

The University of Derby - Derby's fast growing and forward thinking University.

Katapult Ltd - architects of the QUAD brand and website.

CIN - Derby's Creative Industries Network, supports the development of creative industries in Derbyshire and beyond. Regular networking events, guest speakers and workshops.

Word of Mouth Creative - Local audio production whizzkids; radio commercials, voice overs, podcasts etc.

Graham Commons - photographer, Graham's work features in most QUAD brochures and is all over this website.

Tooth Pix - Toothpix - documentary and promotional film production based in Derby

Derby Telegraph - Film Reviews

QUAD’s Friends Around the World

Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool

Hayward Gallery, London

Everyclick - A search engine with a difference! Register as a fundraiser for Derby QUAD and everytime you search the internet you'll be helping to raise funds for QUAD. There are no sign up fees or hidden costs, it's free giving.

Culture Critic - Read exciting reviews from important art critics. Sign up to Culture-Shot, a free weekly guide to the best in art, film, theatre, books, exhibitions, music, dance and performance along with breaking news and fantastic competitions.

Casta La Vista - Regular film podcast

Subtitled Online - Fantastic site giving information and recomendations on World cinema

Britflicks -  BritFlicks brings you everything to do with British Film

Advice and Interest sites for artists and photographers

Here are some websites that may be of interest to artists and photographers. This list has been compiled by QUAD's exhibitions team.

The Artists Information Company - a comprehensive listing of artists resources, funding and work opportunities, with an empahasis on contemporary visual arts practice.

Axisweb - the national online database of over 2000 selected artists currently practising in the UK.

FORMAT - Derby's international photography festival.

Rhubarb Rhubarb - photography training and development agency based in the West Midlands.

Redeye - photography network based in North West England.

The Photographers' Gallery - the UK's primary venue for contemporary photography.

Magnum - a photographic cooperative of great diversity and distinction.

Photofest - the annual Hereford Photography Festival website.

Brighton Photo Biennial - a firmly established event in the photographic calendar that celebrates international photographic practice.

British Journal of Photography - photography magazine for professional photographers.

Photomonth - an annual international photography festival focusing on East London.

Fotofest - international biennial of photography in the United States.

E-flux - an international network of visual art professionals.

Show. Me. Pictures. Photography, art and film blog that inspires and engages creative senses. Curated by Michael Sargeant.

Wayne Mictchelson - Photographer

Marcin Klein - Photographer