In this blog Foka Wolf reflects on their commission exploring humour with People United and Compton Verney  alongside sketches and design drafts of the final art trail they created called The Open Arms. Foka Wolf x People United x Compton Verney In the Summer of 2020, I received the fantastic news that I’d been chosen […]

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We’re delighted to have been selected as one of the Co-Op’s Local Community Funds for the next year. If you’re a Co-Op member you can support us by logging in to your membership account and selecting People United as your local cause. Even if you don’t live locally to Canterbury, you can still select us […]

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Clare Callan as People United’s new Creative Programmes Producer. Clare comes to us with an incredibly rich creative background, having worked in arts and culture for over 12 years. Clare is currently Season Producer at Free Word, a London-based organisation and venue that explores the power and […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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Humour: The Open Arms     People United and Compton Verney are delighted that their brand new outdoor artist commission, The Open Arms by Foka Wolf, opened this weekend.  Birmingham based street artist, Foka Wolf, has created eight Folk Art inspired signs in Compton Verney’s 120-acre parkland, exploring humour and its connection to kindness.   Foka Wolf’s most recognisable […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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People United’s Kind Places & Spaces project explores the positive impact that creative art & design can have in community spaces. We’re particularly interested in looking at how these creative interventions might spread positive messages, bring people together and encourage communities to think or behave in a pro-social way. You can find out more here. […]

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