Working in Partnership

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Navigator North was established in 2010 and has a long standing history of strong partnership working and collaboration. We are proud to work closely with a growing number of organisation who share our values.

These include East Street Arts, Hammond and Associates, Middlesbrough Cultural Partnership, Festival of Thrift, Tees Valley Arts, The Auxiliary, MIMA, Platform A Gallery, Stellar Projects, Blue Cabin, a-n The Artists Information Company, Artists Union England, TWI (The Welding Institute), Prince’s Trust, Creative Fuse North East, Teesside University, Middlesbrough Council, Creative Darlington and Supanaught Design Studio.

As part of our ongoing organisational development we are keen to develop existing and new partnerships.

Navigator North is one of the founding organisations of Middlesbrough Cultural Partnership.

Middlesbrough Cultural Partnership is a group of arts and culture organisations from across the Tees Valley working together for a creative Middlesbrough. In 2018 this group of artists, arts and culture organisations and professionals came together to be a voice for creativity in Middlesbrough.


We have received funding from Arts Council England, Historic England, Tees Valley Combined Authority, Northumberland Business Service Ltd (NBSL) and European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).