The Youth Organisation, the Art Gallery, the Library and the Artist


A digital media project to develop young people’s technical and creative photography, audio and video skills within a series of drop in workshops including on location workshops on the streets around the Penzance East area.


How did the collaboration come about?

Over six months 40 young people aged 10 – 22 worked  together to produce a digital representation of their lives and  interests. 

The work reached a live audience of 200 and an online audience of 5000The project sparked and motivated an interest in the arts for  young people that may otherwise have remained ignored and  untapped.


In order of importance, please choose the relevant factors that contributed to the success of this project?

Response to need
Response to COVID-19
The 'big' idea
Social impact
Delivery of Project
Combination of skill sets
Combination of participants
Volunteer support
Existing relationships
Available funding