Tees Valley New Creatives present Constellation

Constellation [noun]

  • A group of stars that align together to form a pattern, connected vision or configuration
  • An assemblage, group or network of related people, qualities, characteristics or ideas
  • Any brilliant, outstanding group or assemblage

Presented by selected members of Tees Valley New Creatives (TVNC), Constellation is a collaborative exhibition showcasing work by some of the most exciting new talent in the creative industry.

The pieces in Constellation range from illustration, graphic design and photography to film, animation and recorded performance, created by a range of TVNC members including:

  • Adam McLean
  • Ella Brewster
  • iSAW Company
  • Jonathan Raiseborough
  • Luca Collantine
  • Lucy Harding

This exhibition is a testament to their artistic skills and ambitions as their professional careers continue to grow.


Tees Valley New Creatives is a ground-breaking, exclusive, highly connected, and industry recognised network of career launching support; helping newly trained professionals expand their potential, secure work, and unlock new opportunities in their field.

TVNC members are an explosive powerhouse of bold new talent in diverse creative fields – from visual artists, designers, writers, performers, film makers, media production specialists and directors, to theatre and events technicians, stage managers, producers, facilitators and arts administrators.

TVNC offers members access to regular sessions with industry guest speakers, exclusive commissions, networking events, dedicated social media platforms, career clinics, internship placements, industry mentoring, CPD bursary awards, TVNC Talent Directory profile hosting, and access to professional resources; whilst sharing career opportunities and introductions via our connections within the sector.

Since the launch of Tees Valley New Creatives:

  • We have worked with 140+ creative sector employers and stakeholders, alongside the main HE providers in the region, to actively reduce the gap between creative training and employment.
  • Over 70 members have secured paid employment in the creative and cultural industries, predominately in the Tees Valley; filling 150+ different roles and commission opportunities.
  • 20 members have created successful business start-ups ranging from theatre companies and stores selling self-created work online, to a film and media company!
  • Membership is open to those who:
  • Completed training in ANY creative specialism, as part of the Class of 2020, 2021, 2022 or 2023
  • Trained in, or have returned to live in the Tees Valley
  • Are over 18 and no longer in full-time education
  • Are ready to work in the creative and cultural industries

To find out more, or to join Tees Valley New Creatives, please visit www.arconline.co.uk/tvnc