City of Culture News

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Phoenix wings mural mock-up
07
Sep

Coventry University to unite communities in artistic...

Coventry University wants people to take part in creating a stunning mural of phoenix wings made from photos showing what the people of Coventry feel represents hope, as...

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

female holding a fish
17
Aug

Coventry Creates returns with 12 partnerships between...

Loneliness and solitude, palliative care during COVID-19 and how the mispronunciation of people’s names can affect their education are among the topics being brought...

City of Culture 2021

2021

Rossie Jiang winner artwork
16
Aug

Faculty of Arts and Humanities Global Challenge...

Coventry University’s Faculty of Arts and Humanities are thrilled to announce the winners of their inaugural Global Challenge competition.

University news / Student news / City of Culture 2021

2021

The Big Read
26
Jul

Six books announced for Coventry’s Big Read to...

Six books have been recommended by the local community for The Big Read, which is an initiative by Coventry University, University of Warwick and Coventry City Council...

City of Culture 2021

2021

Metropolis
12
Jul

University collaborates on major heritage exhibition...

A new flagship exhibition showcasing Coventry’s impressive heritage and architectural history launches to the public on Saturday 10 July as part of the grand opening of...

City of Culture 2021

2021

Coventry Creates 2020 project
16
Jun

Calls for Coventry artists to collaborate in a second...

We are inviting Coventry postcode (CV) based artists and researchers from the University of Warwick and Coventry University to apply to this exciting call.

2021

city of culture summit
09
Jun

Major summit hosted by Coventry’s universities to...

The University of Warwick and Coventry University will host a major summit of regional and national leaders this month to present plans for the impact and legacy of...

City of Culture 2021

2021

Assembly Gardens
25
May

Coventry University help Coventry UK City of Culture...

Coventry University has provided the site of the former Civic Centre buildings to the City of Culture team for use as an exciting new entertainment hub.

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

Coventry University
17
May

Coventry University celebrates launch of UK City of...

Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture is underway, with an exciting programme of events, music, dance, theatre, and cultural celebration set to take place across the...

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

The Coventry skyline at night
14
May

People of Coventry urged to shape city’s Wikipedia...

The people of Coventry are being urged to help shape the city’s representation on the popular website Wikipedia as part of Coventry University’s UK City of Culture 2021...

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

Garry Jones
08
Apr

Coventry University project celebrates city’s role in...

Coventry University is leading a project that explores and celebrates the unique and exceptional role of the city in the foundation of the British Black Art Movement...

Research news / City of Culture 2021

2021

Coventry City of Culture
02
Mar

Coventry UK City of Culture Trust shares update on...

From the end of lockdown to the return of major events, Coventry 2021 sets out how it will pace and scale its programme in the coming months.

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

black and white picture of young asian male
25
Feb

Recruitment drive launched for City of Culture...

Coventry City Culture of Trust in partnership with EnV and Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU), are today (February 25) launching the drive to recruit more than...

City of Culture 2021

2021

City of Culture
01
Feb

Open showcase call: City of Culture

This funding call will support projects to develop impact and to facilitate knowledge exchange with non-academic stakeholders.

2021

Coventry Digital
25
Jan

Coventry University launches digital library to...

Coventry University has teamed up with partners to launch Coventry Digital - an online archive of photos, videos, maps and documents designed to celebrate the city’s...

University news / City of Culture 2021

2021

Coventry Sketchbook Proiect art
24
Nov

Sketchbook: Coventry University City of Culture...

A Coventry University project designed to get people drawing and painting as part of UK City of Culture celebrations has taken on a new dimension amid the coronavirus...

University news / City of Culture 2021

2020

Lucy Pearce
17
Nov

Coventry University graduate launches books to help...

A Coventry University graduate has launched her own business producing, authoring and illustrating children’s books designed to help youngsters cope with their mental...

Student news / Alumni news / City of Culture 2021

2020

Woman in vintage car and two men on vintage bike
21
Sep

Coventry University is getting ready for Coventry...

Coventry’s year as City of Culture is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the region.

Research news / City of Culture 2021

2020

CoventryCreates
01
Jul

Local artists receive grants for City of Culture 2021...

Coventry University and the University of Warwick have selected 18 local artists to receive a grant that will allow them to continue their work during the COVID-19...

City of Culture 2021

2020

Creatives
08
Apr

Coventry's universities announce joint project to...

Coventry University and the University of Warwick have launched a joint project that will fund local artists hit financially by the COVID-19 outbreak to allow them...

City of Culture 2021

2020