News

9th March 2017

Super Slow Way Annual Report 2016

2016 was an extraordinary year for Super Slow Way. Read our annual report to find out more about the creative revolution in Pennine Lancashire.
27th February 2017

Art in Manufacturing resident artists revealed

We are delighted to announce the nine artists who will be taking up residence in local industry as part of the Art in Manufacturing project - part of our commission with the National Festival of Making.
1st February 2017

O.K – The Musical featured in Swedish magazine

Artist Chris Kline talks about his project O.K - The Musical with Swedish magazine CultBytes
23rd January 2017

Volunteer for Super Slow Way!

Would you like to lend a hand in delivering our wonderful arts programme for 2017? Come along to our meeting to find out more about our upcoming opportunities!
15th December 2016

Super Slow Way 2016 Highlights!

2016 has been a fantastic year for Super Slow Way. Watch the highlights in our Best Bits film!
23rd November 2016

We are hiring! Operations and Development Manager

We are looking for an experienced Operations and Development Manager for Super Slow Way, to play a crucial role in the delivery and development of our activity in Pennine Lancashire. This is a fixed-term contract January 2017 to December 2017.
15th November 2016

Creating Happiness exhibition & workshops

Cath Ford and her Creative Support group are launching an exhibition of 'happy art' and a series of workshops in Blackburn.
11th November 2016

shifting loyalties

idle women are holding an informal residential gathering for women in December, with special invited guest speakers.
8th November 2016

Meet Our Artists – Cath Ford

"I make things with people - that's what really inspires me, using my creativity to work with other people to help them to discover theirs."
3rd November 2016

Artist Opportunity – Art in Manufacturing Residencies

Super Slow Way is delighted to announce eight new commissions as part of the Festival of Making in 2017. Art in Manufacturing will partner artists with manufacturers in Blackburn for 6 month-residencies.
2nd November 2016

The Academy – Open Call

The Academy is an intensive course in professional creative practice – designed to support the needs of local makers, artists and generally creative folk, by giving you the fundamental building blocks upon which to build a solid professional future.
14th October 2016

Beyond Labels: In Young Men’s Shoes Goes on Tour

Following the success of the spoken word poetry project with young men from Hollins Technology College in Accrington, the group are taking to venues across Pennine Lancashire to spread the word of 'looking beyond the label'.
10th October 2016

Join us to celebrate 200 years of our wonderful waterway!

This year marks 200 years of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. Join us this week for some special events that celebrate the waterway that fuelled the Industrial Revolution and is now inspiring the Super Slow Way creative revolution in Pennine Lancashire!
5th October 2016

Harkat Celebration: You are invited to a magical evening! 

Alwin Reamillo, resident artist with Action Factory and the Canalside Community Centre, will be launching his floating sculpture on Friday 7th October.
27th September 2016

Meet Our Artists – Alwin Reamillo

Alwin Reamillo is a Philippine artist who has come to Burnley to work with Action Factory and the Canalside Community Centre, and is working on a floating sculpture to be launched in October.
1st September 2016

Huge banquet to be held at Brierfield Mill with Suzanne Lacy

US artist Suzanne Lacy, in collaboration with Super Slow Way and In-Situ, is holding a huge banquet in the former Smith & Nephews Mill in Brierfield to celebrate the mill's history and look to its future.
11th August 2016

Meet Our Artists – Jean McEwan

"I work with people and I make things. Often I do the two things together."
10th August 2016

Open call for a socially engaged commission with Tate Liverpool

Super Slow Way and Tate Liverpool are launching an open call for a socially engaged practitioner to deliver a commission in Spring 2017.