Get Involved

Locws International encourages participation and engagement in the arts, involving communities and people of all ages, backgrounds and interests with an award winning Arts Outreach and Learning Programme. We offer a range of Guided Tours, Public Workshops, Open Submissions and Competitions that are free to take part in as well as running our longstanding Artist in Residency programme, Locws Schools. We provide educational Resource Packs about the artists we commission and their artworks and there are also opportunities if you’d like to Volunteer for Locws and get involved with the project.

Locws have been awarded the Lord Mayor’s Ambassador Award for our education programme and community engagement projects.

To find out how you can get involved, please click on a link below:

Outreach News
Locws Schools
Open Submissions
Competitions
Guided Tours
Public Workshops
Resource Packs
Volunteer for Locws

An overview of current outreach opportunities:

Guided Tours

Free guided tours around the Art Across The City exhibition, an enjoyable and safe walking tour, designed to meet requirements, on which participants can gain inspiration, develop different perspectives on art, and learn about Swansea’s culture and heritage.

Book today: info@artacrossthecity.com

  • Groups of up to 30.
  • Tours usually last 1.5 hours.
  • Suitable for all ages 6yrs+.

Art Workshops
Creative workshops with a professional artist to explore themes inspired by Art Across The City artworks. We cater workshops for different age groups, sessions can be tailor made to meet your requirements.
Popular workshop themes:

  • Maritime heritage and the seaside.
  • Swansea history and culture.
  • Art in the landscape and the city.
  • Literature and Dylan Thomas.

MegaPoem Workshops
Poetry workshops for all ages and abilities. Get involved in writing the world’s longest online poem.
Inspired by the Dylan Thomas 100 centenary, award winning Welsh poet Rhian Edwards has written the opening lines to trigger your imaginations.
To see the MegaPoem, click here.

  • Groups of up to 30 preferred.
  • Workshops last 1-2 hours.
  • Suitable for all ages.

For all enquiries and bookings please
Tel: 01792 234444
Email: info@artacrossthecity.com

Online Learning Resources

Our website is full of information to help pupils engage with art. Our online collection includes an archive of over 100 artists and pictures of their Art Across the City artworks, there are videos, interviews, links, and our blog, many resources for use in the classroom. You can also find a map that shows locations of all the Art Across the City artworks on display in Swansea.

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