Artists’ Agency Darlington


A FREE mentoring course for artists who live or work in Darlington.

Black text reading Artist' Agency


Creative Darlington and Darlington Borough Council


Cheryl Gavin

Helix Arts wants to support and develop artists and creative organisations working in participatory arts.

Artists’ Agency Darlington (Formerly Flourish) is a development programme for creatives delivering arts projects with Darlington communities.

Helix Arts are working in partnership with Creative Darlington, Darlington Borough Council to offer six artists mentoring and support between Summer 2023 and Summer 2025.

Working with artists who live or work in Darlington, mentee’s work with our director Cheryl who to work creatively with communities between 2023 and 2025. Gaining 1:1 support as well as access to our e-resources and tools to help bring their projects to life.

Flourish 2020

Flourish previously ran in 2020 with our director Cheryl supporting artist develop their projects to offer opportunities to communities across Darlington.

Contact us

Are you interested in receiving some mentoring or want to know more about the support we offer artists?

Contact us at:

0191 241 4931

Thank you to our funders.

Flourish is funded by Creative Darlington and Darlington Borough Council.