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  • Summer Pecha Kucha Barnsley

    Summer is here - time for Barnsley's second Pecha Kucha Night which will be held at the Digital Media Centre on Thursday August 25th, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

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  • eBoy gives the DMC some pixel power

    The new showcase space at Barnsley Digital Media Centre ‘D-Space’ opened a fantastic new show by German design guru collective eBoy on June 30th alongside Creative Barnsley’s first Pecha Kucha night. The show comprises a series of posters depicting pixelated cityscapes, bringing to life the...

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  • Japanese chitter chatter hits Barnsley!

    The inaugural Pecha Kucha Barnsley night hit the Digital Media Centre on June 30th with a bit of a bang! Experienced Pecha Kucha devotees and PKN virgins mingled and enjoyed presentations in the original 20×20 format on topics as diverse as African American authors, journalism...

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    Thinking Digital in Barnsley

    Creative Barnsley was delighted to add a bit of networking spice to Thinking Digital Barnsley Fringe on May 25th at the DMC. This unique event from Enterprising Barnsley streamed the amazing speakers from the main Thinking Digital stage at The Sage in Gateshead directly into...

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  • Knitty Gritty!

    Knitters Unite – a celebration of knitting will take place at Hive Gallery, Elsecar Heritage Centre on Saturday October 23rd between 12pm – 4pm. Experienced knitters, nervous knitters and complete novice knitters are invited to drop in and join in the ‘have-a-go’ knitting session. Volunteers from Wingham...

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  • Music and Design Extravaganza!

    Join Plugged In Yorkshire and Creative Barnsley at the Digital Media Centre on Tuesday October 19th at 6.00pm for a co-hosted event exploring the inextricable links between design and music. Book a FREE place now at Since the earliest...

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  • QR Ching at Barnsley Digital Media

    Girl Geek Invasion!

    After much plotting, planning and talking the inaugural Girl Geek Dinner South Yorkshire – or rather ‘SoYo’ –  proceeded more or less without a hitch on Thursday September 2nd. Linking into the Sheffield based network Geek Girls Allowed and also forming part of the national...

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  • Northern Futures Exclusive Event

    It’s not often you get to brag that you have some of the leading film, fashion, art and design sector people all in one room, and rarer still to be able to connect them to the local sector. But in our tireless efforts to bring...

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  • Talking Design

    Looking into the mind of a designer can be a scary prospect, but Creative Barnsley gave it a whirl anyway. Designers Ian Anderson, Darren Wall and James Sheriff tried their hand at Pecha Kucha style fast presentations, followed by a more in depth exploration of...

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