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Mid Pennine Arts

MPA brings art, people and places together.

We commission ambitious, original work that is unique to some very special places and connects directly with people.

MPA projects challenge artists, enrich our communities and sometimes change lives.

Our projects examine what is unique about our area, our heritage and our communities.

MPA is the commissioning agency based in Pennine Lancashire and developing projects across Lancashire and beyond. We commission high quality creative work through a variety of collaborations and in response to the distinctive contexts of our natural, built and social environments. Our projects examine what is unique about our area, our heritage and our communities. We aim to originate exciting creative work that has lasting impact for participants, audiences and our project partners.


Looks like an interesting event, particularly for artists living or working in Manchester.
Papergirl Blackburn is now in its third year and is part of a global community arts project begun in Berlin in...
Burnley Youth Theatre are hiring!
RT @BritishArts: We're looking for evaluation consultants for our @HeritageLottery #KicktheDust UK South Asian heritage project: https://t.…
OPPORTUNITY: Our former intern Issy is project managing the British Council/HLF Kick the Dust programme and they...
Well, with a little help from us! 😉