Oasis Animation Club

Oasis Animation Club

Since October 2018 we have been running an animation and film-making club at Oasis Academy, Oldham as part of their extra-curricular provision. The last few months have seen the young people work with Peshkar artists Lewis and Johnny to create short pieces of...
Macedonia – Here We Come!

Macedonia – Here We Come!

As I write this in our office here in Oldham, I am looking out of the window to a grey sky, it’s not quite raining yet but I have a feeling it might be fairly soon. This time in just two weeks I will be in the Macedonian city of Kumanovo; in similar weather but...
Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Following on from last years successful delivery as part of the Young Digitals Festival, this year we have returned to Oldham College. As a result, we are excited to continue our work with their Level Two Games Design students. Last year we successfully moderated 10...
Old and New Peshkar Artists

Old and New Peshkar Artists

On Friday 5th October 2018, we opened the doors at Peshkar HQ to a new batch of artists looking to join our artist development pool. Our call went out in September and we were thrilled with the amount of applications that we received from a huge range of artists. Our...
Pedro Parente Peshkar

Pedro Parente Peshkar

In early September, Peshkar welcomed Pedro Parente on an Erasmus placement to come and work with us for three months. Pedro is from Portugal and was one of the participants on the Under 25 residency programme. While he is with us, he is predominantly working on the...

Originally formed in 1991 as a community theatre project for Oldham’s Asian community, Peshkar has evolved into the UK’s leading participatory arts organisation targeting young people who are deemed hard to reach or socially disadvantaged.

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