Artventure organised 2 public events (one in May 2018 and second in October 2018) which sought to explore the appetite and level of interest by the community for an arts and culture network/hub. Attendees included amateur and professional artists, local residents and other interested parties. Attendees of each event noted that they made valuable links with other creatives in town and both events have shown that there is lots of support for a joined up approach to arts and cultural projects. As the aims of the cultural and arts network and Artventure majorly overlap, it was decided at our 2019 AGM to merge the two together by inviting attendees of the Cultural and Arts Network meetings to Artventure.
As a result Peterhead Arts and Cultural events were set up to focus on a cultural/arts network/hub with specific aims and objectives, including:
In addition to the overlap, there are various benefits of merging both groups under the Artventure name including: