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Young Producers FAQ

It’s been a few weeks since we launched our Young Producers Scheme – our programme for people aged 18-24 to get involved with producing the next Compass Festival,…

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Call Out: Compass Young Producers Scheme 2020

We're thrilled to announce the third edition of our hugely successful Compass Young Producers Programme. The programme offers recent graduates from local universities and colleges the chance to train…

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Compass Update

What a month. We’re currently using this time to take stock, support the artists we work with and focus on socially engaged practice. Like many, we…

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What’s Eating Reality? Covid-19 Statement

Due to the current environment around covid-19 and the government guidance to get us all staying safe and inside, Leeds International Festival is now postponed until further notice – …

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What’s Eating Reality: Meet Maya Chowdhry

In recent years our collective consciousness has focused more and more on the environment, and the link between the food we eat and the climate crisis has never been stronger.…

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Collectors Wanted!

Joshua Sofaer | www.joshuasofaer.com What do you collect?    As artist in residence with Compass Live Art, Joshua Sofaer wants to meet private collectors in Leeds.…

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Artist Residency Round Up 2019

Playtesting ZU UK's Radio EuropaWhat a wonderful two weeks we had in November, hosting the delightful ZU-UK, Gareth Fry and Colombian duo Nueve Voltios in Leeds.…

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Communications and Engagement Manager:…

ABOUT COMPASSIn November 2020, the Compass team will present the fifth edition of the biennial Compass Festival. We’re seeking a new Communications and Engagement Manager to join our…

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Autumn 2019 News

Etheridge & PersighettiPublic House ResidencyThe first iteration of Public House was during Compass Festival 2018. Etheridge and Persighetti created 500 special edition pint glasses designed to spark conversations about the…

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