What’s on offer for schools this year?

What’s new? At Daisi we know the arts are more vital now than they have ever been. Our diverse offer will support your pupils back into school life in a positive way, through engagement in high-quality arts activities alongside Daisi professional artists. We are continually reviewing how we work safely with schools to provide access to inclusive arts education, support…

Safeguarding Requirements

Daisi is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people that engage in any Daisi creative activity. As part of the workforce that helps shape many of these experiences and opportunities, we need to demonstrate that all our staff, our board members and our creative practitioners are aware of and trained to an introductory…

Daisi Celebrates 20 Years

On the 23rd October 2018 Daisi invited friends, partners and collaboraters to join us for an evening to celebrate 20 years of fostering arts engagement in the lives of young people in Devon, Torbay and beyond. The evening was held at St Stephen’s church on Exeter’s High Street. The location gave guests the chance to…

Musical Inclusion – Breaking down barriers to access

Daisi is taking action to remove the barriers for young people’s access to music making. Ensuring that musical opportunities are available, accessible and inclusive to Devon and Torbay’s most in need young people. Developing partnerships and sustainable models of practice to ensure that these opportunities continue into the future. “I had no confidence when I…

Enhancing wellbeing in Devon communities through commissioned arts participation

Key to the arts wave devon approach is the principle of co-creation: developing arts activities with communities to support local wellbeing needs.  arts wave devon worked in all 31 of Devon’s learning community areas during Devon County Council’s arts participation commission, focusing in particular on creating opportunities with young people, older people, and disabled people. arts wave…