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ASPIRE TRUST: COMMITTED TO COMMUNITY BASED AND SOCIALLY ENGAGED ARTS PRACTICE

Aspire Trust is committed to producing arts practice which has a social purpose, uses high quality participatory techniques and is presented in a wide range of public spaces. We aim to use creative and collaborative arts practice to identify the things that matter to people, to engage them in connecting them to their communities and the wider world and to tell tales that need to be told.



Production

What we can do for you…

Do you have an arts production you have been dreaming about for years? Do you want to engage in a new way of thinking about audiences, participation, community, income generation and sustainability?

We have been producing large scale arts productions and conferences for over ten years. We bring disparate audiences and participants together, sometimes over vast distances, to share experiences, wonder at and question the world they live in: and above all, to realise that they are not alone on this wonderful planet of ours.

Whether you have a fully developed idea which needs implementing , or a vague idea of what could be a world changing event – we are here to help.

Why not just get in touch and see how we can help you?

Research

What we can do for you…

Do you have a particular research challenge which requires a unique and innovative methodological approach? Which speaks with people in ways that traditional research does not? Which knows how to apply both quantitative and qualitative approaches with integrity, intelligence and inspiration? Which is robust, rigorous and grounded in state of the art theoretical challenges and practical realities?

We have a track record of developing nationally and internationally recognised research programmes in the fields of arts, culture and creativity with higher education partners from across the world. If you’re looking for an inspirational approach to engaging, critical and transformational research, then we are here to help.

Why not just get in touch and see how we can help you?

Learning

What we can do for you…

With learning at the heart of our all our work – whether with 3 year olds or 93 year olds - we offer a unique, arts and creative based to learning and teaching which is truly person centred. We support and extend participants' interests, supporting yet challenging them to think and act beyond their comfort zones; offering non-judgmental attitudes to their lifestyles but being clear about the importance of democracy, tolerance, cultural diversity in our working relationships and their wider social circles.

As well as offering innovative approaches to teaching and learning, we can also skill up your staff to ensure that the learning remains in your organisation, once we have left the building!

If you’re looking for an inspirational, sustainable and challenging approach to learning and teaching, then we are here to help.

Why not just get in touch and see how we can help you?

Our Posts

Celebrate Easter and join our virtual Hunt the Easter Elephant competition!

Yes, you heard it here first folks: instead of laboriously schlepping around the garden or your local park to hunt for pass-their-sell-by-date Easter Eggs, you can hunt for Easter goodies from the comfort of your own armchair, bathroom or bus queue – or wherever you read our website fro We’ve hidden 12 Easter Elephants (you […]

Peacemakers: using the arts to reconstruct communities.

We are delighted to announce that SOLA ARTS in partnership with Aspire Trust has been awarded investment by the Arts Council of England to undertake a 4-month research and development project for our jointly developed ‘Peacemakers’ project. Peacemakers aims to open dialogue between victims of war: both military and refugee, using creativity and arts based […]

Кто должен посетить All Our Futures International Education and Business Conference?

All Our Futures это ежегодная  конференция, организованная Aspire, для руководителей, преподавателей и старших педагогов. All Our Futures  предоставляет участникам знания о практических, интенсивных, интерактивных программах для школ, которые производят уникальное, высококачественное понимание материала. Более подробная информация находиться здесь:<http://www.allourfutures.co.uk/> Мы рады, что  All Our Futures будет частью международного бизнес фестиваля, проводимого в Ливерпуле и Большом Мерсисайде […]

The Overlord of Doom: starting a business has never been so much fun!

Srdjan Grubacki has been busy beavering away in the wildest wildes and most fearsome of forests in Ormskirk in recent weeks, working together with The Overlord of Doom: one of the bright sparks of Spark Up, the Business Incubator and Accelerator programme currently running at the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce. Srdjan applied his film making […]

Welcome! 宣布我们的新国际合作伙伴,来自中国的陈晓花(Rose)

宣布我们的新国际合作伙伴,来自中国的陈晓花(Rose) 我们非常高兴的迎来了来自中国北京的合作伙伴陈晓花加入我们的团队!她曾经参加我们于2011年在赫尔大学举办的“未来-我们-未来之国际教育领导力研讨会”。今后,大家将会领略到她工作时的专业态度及工作之余时的幽默。 她毕业于英国赫尔大学并获得硕士学位,专业为幼儿教育研究。她的毕业论文获评优秀,并在2012年获邀参加英国国家幼儿教育研究协会在伯明翰举办的研讨会,她在会上分享了幼儿园高效领导力的研究成果。她非常喜欢孩子并热衷及致力为孩子们提供最好的教育以便让孩子们在学校、在家及未来获得最好的成就。她具备丰富的幼儿教育教学经验和管理幼儿园的经验,例如:她曾在英国伦敦一连锁幼儿园任教,也曾在中国北京和文莱首都管理过大型国际幼儿园。 我们将努力和陈晓花一道做好将于今年6月在利物浦召开的国际教育商务研讨会。我们也计划进一步做好我们的游学项目并在近期邀请中国的学生来英国体验我国文化、教育及观光娱乐。 如您需要进一步了解“未来-我们-未来”项目请点击这里。 We are delighted to welcome to the team our next international Associate, Xiaohua Chen (Rose) from Beijing in China. Xiaohua Chen has been involved with Aspire since we held All Our Futures International Education Conference at the University of Hull in 2011 and will be well known to delegates for her good […]

Suverchala Yashap, Aspire India Associate reports from Nepal.

Cradled in the lap of nature, far from the maddening crowds, verdant hillsides flank the huge residential school, Malpi International School, Panauti, Nepal, providing world class education to its students. In these pristine and serene environs, a four day workshop was conducted by Ms. Suverchala Kashyap, International Associate, India Aspire Trust and CEO & academic […]

Omaggio a Liverpool: Marco Breschi recognised as honorary Liverpool Citizen.

Marco Breschi, author of “Ci sono Luoghi Che non Dimentichero`” and “Omaggio a Liverpool” will receive a certificate of Recognition from the Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Gary Millar, on Monday 7 April. His literary work has provided the basis for translation by the members of the beginners’ Italian classes led by tutor, Gerry Murphy as […]

Telecommunications disruption!

We have recently changed our phone and mobile provider – and consequently are experiencing severe disruption of our phone and broadband capability. If you wish to contact us, please phone 077422 71570 or email our PA and admin assistant at billie@aspire-trust.org Normal service will, we hope, be resumed as soon as our ‘providers’ get their […]

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