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Call for projects: Compass Festival 2020

ABOUT COMPASSCompass commissions and presents live, interactive art projects by UK and international artists all over Leeds.  These unfold in cultural venues, civic buildings, local businesses and out…

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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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Compass August News

1000 Handshakes Exhibition. What a wonderful few days we had last week sharing the final outcomes of Sarah Caputo and Brenda Unwin's 1000 Handshakes project. Thank you to all of…

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Graduate Award Scheme 2019

We are delighted to welcome Leah Earnshaw as our first ever recipient of the Compass Graduate Award Scheme. She's written a few words about her experiences…

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What’s Eating Reality and Artist Development…

What's Eating Reality?                     Leeds International Festival 2019 We would like to thank all those involved in What&rsquo…

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Artist Development Bursaries

Artist Development Bursaries 2019As part of our 2019 programme, Compass is delighted to offer four artist development bursaries aimed at artists with an emerging interest in socially engaged and/or participatory…

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What’s Eating Reality?

Maya Chowdhry - What's Eating Reality?A Digital Arts and Food Justice Forum 7/5/19 - Sheaf St Cafeteria 6pm - 8.30pm - TICKETSWhat’s your relationship…

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Compass 2018 Round Up

Well we made it! Compass Festival 2018 was an incredible 10 days of live art and interactive encounters across Leeds by national and international artists which finished last week on 25 November."In…

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