Wysing Arts Centre is a registered charity that provides a range of programmes for artistic research, experimentation, discovery and production, out of which emerges an ongoing programme of exhibitions, public events, activity for young people, families and schools. 

Our large rural site near Cambridge includes a gallery, educational facilities, 
artists' studios, project spaces, a 17th century farmhouse and a growing collection of outdoor sculpture.

Circuit Unlocks: Digital

Saturday 11 June

Calling all 15-25 year olds, our young peoples' group Circuit, in collaboration with Young Art Kommunity at Firstsite in Colchester and in partnership with Cambridge Junction, have developed a free event of workshops, artwork and performances celebrating digital art, taking place from 4-9pm at Cambridge Junction.

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Wysing Polyphonic

Saturday 2 July

Wysing Polyphonic is the seventh annual music event at Wysing and the first to be fully acoustic; with no microphones, speakers, backing tracks, laptops or electronics. A range of musicians and artists have responded to the parameters of the festival which will rely on their experimental approach to working with voice, instruments and objects. 

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Summercamp Symposia

Saturday 16 July

Join us for Collective Creation between Welfarism and Austerity, a symposium devised and led by Prof Gavin Butt with contributions from Green Gartside of Scritti Polliti, Chris Goode of Ponyboy Curtis, Kevin Lycett of the Mekons, writers Claire MacDonald and Amy Spencer, and Colette Rosa and Charlotte Procter of DIY Space for London.

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Practical Course

22 July & 23 July

For the second in a series of practical courses as part of our 2016 programme, Wysing Poly, Wysing studio artist Florian Roithmayr will offer a two-day course on moulding and casting techniques, exploring different processes and working with materials including clay, plaster, concrete, wax and papier-mâché.

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