Creative Pathways bursary artists 2019 (From Left: Megan Wakelam, Emma Housley. Shannon Watson, Olivia Peace, Amanda Lynch)

We are delighted to appoint 5 artists, Amanda Lynch, Shannon Watson, Megan Wakelam, Emma Housley and Olivia Peace to receive Creative Pathways Bursary this year.


Thanks for our partner organisations, Clayhill Arts, Close Ltd., Dove Arts and University Centre Somerset. We will work together to support the artists to develop and showcase their work during Somerset Art Weeks Festival this year (21 September – 6 October). To know more about their work and progress, please see the Artist Development Blog:

Creative Pathways is part of our Artist Development Programme, funded by Arts Council England.

‘We have some exceptionally talented artists in Somerset, we are committed to support them to bring their work to a wider audiences.’ – Zoe Li, Programme Associate, Somerset Art Works


Image: Introductory meeting with Programme Associate, Zoe Li, May 2019

Published on May 30, 2019 // Sarah Adey