Phoenix52 Community Arts is run by and for residents living in East Bristol. The group, which is led by three local artists and makers, organises and delivers a range of creative opportunities and activities in the community. Collaborating, where possible, with other local artists, organisations, schools, groups, residents and businesses.
Our mission is to run high quality creative workshops and to organise celebratory arts events that bring our community together. We aim to appeal to and reflect our diverse community by encouraging participation and celebration of creativity in all its forms within our neighbourhood. We also aim to help other local artists, makers and performers to develop and grow their practices within the community.
Phoenix52 is run by:
Amy Peck – artist, photographer and creative workshops for children and adults;
Sally Reay – artist, designer maker and event & project manager;
Kerry Russell – artist, designer maker and creative workshops for children and adults.