Arts networks and resources

1. Networks

Blue Monkey is an artist network run by artists for artists, in partnership with Towner and supported by Arts Council England. Blue Monkey network aims to provide opportunities for professional and creative development for East Sussex artists.

Hastings Creatives is an e-list for the creative and media community. That includes everyone working in, or interested in the creative arts and media in the Hastings area stretching from fine artists to those working with new media, from community groups to graphic designers and illustrators. It provides a discussion and networking group for support and sharing of information.

Rye Creative Centre is a cultural hub and outstanding studio facility for over 30 resident artists (known collectively as New Road Artists) and the ARRCC charity, who offer art and crafts, music therapy, creative writing, counselling, complementary therapies and gardening for physically and sensory impaired adults. The Centre offers a dynamic programme of exhibitions, events, symposia, open studios, theatre productions and workshops for adults and young people in East Sussex and Kent throughout the year and boasts an Art Room, Gallery, Theatre and Print Room – all available to hire.

Wired Sussex supports digital media companies of all sizes in Brighton and beyond helping them to develop and grow.

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