We Make Places Projects

We Make Places is privileged to work with some really inspiring clients and locations, so we want to tell you all about how communities have been empowered and places and spaces have been changed

Community Build at WECC

The day after The Maverick City symposium was an important one for We Make Places and West Everton Community Council……we had decided that this year, our symposium would give something

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Artist Provocateur Proposals

Our Artist Provocateur project commissioned 4 proposals for our future cultural programme - we are now working to secure funding to deliver them
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Plywood with Soul

Plywood with Soul is about co-creating livable spaces & transforming bare accommodation into a home or making community spaces usable on a limited budget using CNC technology. Steve's residency in … Read the rest

Flyover Takeover Film

We have condensed more than 35 hours of community workshops, performances, installations and general good fun up above our city during Flyover Takeover Summer 2016 into around 90 seconds of … Read the rest

How was the Takeover 2016

Our summer 2016 Flyover Takeover programme was ambitious, exhausting, wonderful, joyous, moving and experimental.   It included 5 Sundays of road closure where the south carriageway of Churchill Way became a
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The Maverick City 2017

We've just finished 2017's version of The Maverick City, so here's a quick round up - including a write up by one of the participants
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We can’t stop chatting!

There are lots of places you can hear the We Make Places team and other exciting people talking this month here's a small list
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Celebrating the Small

The Turner prize being awarded to Assemble for their work with Granby 4 Streets is timely and welcome news for the importance of ‘place-making’ in our communities. Muriel Gray’s disappointment … Read the rest

Friends of the Flyover is EPIC!

Well, that's it - we are officially EPIC! We are pleased to let you know that last night our wonderful Flyover Fest was announced as the Epic Awards 2015 England … Read the rest

FlyoverFest Infographic

A beautiful pictorial analysis of Flyover Fest
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