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The Next Creative Chapter

  • New Art Exchange 39-41 Gregory Boulevard Nottingham, England, NG7 United Kingdom (map)

What is it?

The Next Chapter for Creatives is a space to think and plan for what’s next.
This one-day personal and professional programme is a creative collaboration between Coach and Facilitator, Bev Morton and Artist Jean McEwan. Working in a supportive and challenging environment, the programme provides an immersive and focused space working alongside a diverse group of creative professionals and peers. Using creative methods throughout, the programme seeks to challenge the conventional paradigm of what it means to be creative and the way in which we live and work.

The programme asks some important questions:
• Where is the business now?
• Where has it been?
• Where is it going and why? And what’s important in the next chapter?
• How are is it going to get there?


Bev Morton - Workshop Leader

Bev is an accredited coach and facilitator who works with thinking and doing people, people who make things happen, social entrepreneurs, leaders, creative’s, change makers, risk takers and those who want to live and work ‘beyond the pay packet’. She founded Bradford based charity Artworks Creative Communities and set up The Art of Possibility in 2007 to support individuals and organisations through coaching and facilitation as a means of increasing impact and building well-being and resilience.
She feeds her own creativity by creating programmes such as My Next Chapter. 
Working across the UK, some clients include: Creative People & Places, The Cultural Spring, Chapel FM Clore Leadership Programme, Clore Social Leadership Programme, Clean Break Theatre Company, Huddersfield University, Wigmore Hall, Firstline Leaders, Children’s Media Conference

Jean McEwan - Workshop Leader

Jean is a Bradford-based artist and organiser who has been working across visual, curatorial, collaborative and socially engaged practices for a decade. She has worked nationally and internationally and her outputs to date include collage and assemblage works, experimental video, artist books, zines, and site specific public and participatory projects. She is founder of Wur Bradford, a responsive arts project looking at connections between creativity, community and change in the city.