Our Goals

The Arts Taunton Board continues to focus on our four main goals:

There are many wonderful initiatives that are happening in our area that we work alongside. Our aim is to augment, not duplicate, so we work in close partnerships with the local creative arts communities – we couldn’t do it on our own!

Promoting Public Art

Promoting Public Art

Promoting public art – including commissioning a new artwork in Taunton centre

Tyca Youth Festival

Inspiring Young People

Inspiring and enabling young people to participate in the arts – principally though the delivery of our arts festival for young people, TYCA

Championing the Arts

Championing the Arts

Championing the arts – speaking up for the arts; engaging the public; influencing local leaders

Shaping Taunton


Helping to shape Taunton’s development – to create a quality and sustainable environment; promoting good design and the preservation of Taunton’s heritage