Our latest updates
New collaboration exploring the modern state of masculinity
All about our collaboration What Does He Need?, a long-running Dublin-based collaborative arts project, exploring how men and boys are shaped by and influence the world they live in.
Arts Award programme for Merseyside Schools
Heart of Glass Producer Nat Hughes has been busy creating and leading an Arts Award programme for a local school. What is arts award and how can you get involved?
Announcing a new partnership with Paul Hamlyn Foundation
We’re delighted to be partnering with social justice grant maker Paul Hamlyn Foundation (PHF) to develop a three year exploratory research and development programme working with young people, multi-disciplinary artists and youth-focused organisations.
St Helens, Knowsley and Liverpool artists join A Sense of Green events programme
We’re excited to announce five new Prototype artists who will present new work as part of A Sense of Green. They are: Rebecca Ainsworth, Benjamina Albanese, John Maguire, Laura Kate Pontefract and Becca Rauer.
Announcing our A Sense of Green events programme
A sensory journey through the peat bogs, fungi, trees and vegetable patches of St Helens and Knowsley!
The National Lottery Heritage Fund grant for new Strong Women project
We are delighted to announce that Heart of Glass has been awarded a grant of £95,998 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, to develop a new art project celebrating women in St Helens and Knowsley, and street art. Apply for a mentorship by Sunday 28th May.
Announcing support for five new Prototype Projects
Following 26 brilliant applications in autumn 2022, we are delighted to announce that we will be supporting five Prototype Projects, collaborating with St Helens and Knowsley -based artists.
New funding from British Council to support long-term ecological grief project
We're excited to announce support from British Council which will allow us to develop our ongoing collaboration with artist Youngsook Choi on her latest long-term project: In Every Bite of the Emperor.
Short film "Cath" selected for Manchester Film Festival this year
We are thrilled to announce that Caroline Smith's short documentary film Cath will be screened this March as part of this ten day celebration of independent film.
Work With Us as Director of Operations and Finance
We're looking for a Director of Operations and Finance to join our team - apply by 11am, Friday 17th February (extended).
Local families get first glimpse of their artwork at Knowsley Safari!
At Knowsley Safari this week, families who worked with artist Lou Chapelle on the Growing Antlers installation got to see their work for the first time.
Catch the the PIP Tapes at People's History Museum in Manchester
Now on show as part PHM's landmark exhibition Nothing About Us Without Us, our project with sound artist and digital storyteller Gemma Nash.
Take Over 2022 - a round up!
Our free annual arts festival is over for another year, here are some of our favourite moments...
Important information about bookings for Made of Stars
Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we are no longer able to present this installation at our Knowsley venue. If you had already booked a place for this event, you will have received an email. We're encouraging everyone to instead book a place at St Mary's Market, our St Helens venue.
New artwork coming to Knowsley Safari!
We are delighted to be working with Knowsley Safari on a new project with artist Lou Chapelle and families from Knowsley as part of our Creative People and Places programme.
Take Over festival returns
We're thrilled to announce the return of Take Over, our free arts festival of events, exhibitions, participatory performances and more!