City of Culture News

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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 volunteers

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 celebrate...

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 project...

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 City of...

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 support...

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

Plans for the Civic Centre site
28
Jan

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic...

Coventry University will be creating a landmark new building in the city centre as part of plans to redevelop the site of former council offices.

City of Culture 2021

2020

The plans for new arts facilities at Coventry University
24
Jan

Coventry University starts work on new state-of-the-art...

Coventry University is to begin work to demolish one of its arts buildings in a major development which will open up its city centre campus to the public.

City of Culture 2021

2020

Dancers to perform at Coventry landmarks for tourism research project
01
Nov

Dancers to perform at Coventry landmarks for tourism...

The 18-month Culture Moves project, which involves Coventry University, is taking place in the run up to Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture in 2021.

City of Culture 2021

2018

Parents join in City of Culture collaboration to showcase creative talents
05
Jul

Parents join in City of Culture collaboration to showcase...

Parents of children with autism took part in creative writing sessions as part of a series of community research projects this summer in the run up to UK City of Culture...

City of Culture 2021

2018

Cook-alongs give insight into Coventry’s Irish community
25
May

Cook-alongs give insight into Coventry’s Irish community

The research is part of a series of projects being run by Coventry and Warwick universities in the run up to UK City of Culture 2021.

University news / Research news / City of Culture 2021

2018

30
Apr

Coventry’s universities prepare for City of Culture with...

Innovative collaborations involving LEGO, dance, storytelling and photography are set to help prepare Coventry for City of Culture 2021.

University news / Business news / Alumni news / City of Culture 2021

2018

Research project to shape future use of drones across West Midlands cities
26
Feb

Research project to shape future use of drones across West...

It will analyse scenarios in which small drones could be used in the region – including at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and during Coventry’s year as UK...

Research news / City of Culture 2021

2018

07
Dec

Coventry to become UK's next City of Culture in 2021

Coventry has been named the UK's next City of Culture – a title it will assume in 2021 and celebrate throughout the year.

University news / Alumni news / City of Culture 2021

2017