30 Years of Greenwich Dance


We’ve been enjoying Greenwich Dance's 30 years in pictures campaign, a great way to commemorate their 30th Birthday! It’s been a trip down memory lane seeing many events that we worked on, and we particularly enjoyed seeing these br...

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Have ewe seen HERD?


For six magical days, 23 larger-than-life sheep - unlike any you’ve ever seen or heard before - will be popping up in surprising places across Kirklees. Will you find them? HERD is genre-defying musical mash-up of epic proportions, devi...

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Our National Health Stories Launches


This unprecedented national programme of artistic work made by staff in hospital settings will put the words and voices of NHS staff on stage and online to mark 75 years of the formation of the NHS, and we’re thrilled to be working on this...

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Announcing the WOVEN 2023 Programme


We're delighted to announce the full programme for WOVEN 2023 in Kirklees, featuring over 100 exciting events celebrating textiles, popping up all across the region between 3 June - 9 July. Launching with a vibrant community catwalk, STRUT...

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Kirklees Year of Music - PLATFORM Artist Exchange Showcase


Working with Music Cities Events, Kirklees Year of Music hosted Platform  - a music industry event giving Kirklees artists a career-changing opportunity. Artists, selected from an open call, took part in a live performance on 27 April,...

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Brantwood - a beautiful visitor attraction in the Lake District


Brantwood boasts magnificent views over Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston. It’s the former home of artist, environmentalist and critic, John Ruskin (1819-1900), teeming with history, surrounded by ancient woodlands and magical ga...

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Kirklees Year of Music 2023 & Woven


We are very pleased to be appointed as the Marketing & Communications consultancy for Kirklees Year of Music 2023 and Woven in Kirklees and looking forward to working on these exciting projects!    

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Fly The Flag Donmar

Fly The Flag for Human Rights Day


We’re delighted to be working on this year’s Fly The Flag for Human Rights Day on 10th December. In 2021, Fly The Flag highlights Article 19 – the right to freedom of opinion and expression – in an ambitious new project ...

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Lewisham, London Borough of Culture 2022


We were thrilled to be at the launch of We are Lewisham, announcing programme highlights for Lewisham’s year as London Borough of Culture in 2022 at the beautiful Rivoli Ballrom. The 2022 programme celebrates the borough's rich history of...

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Southampton 2025 - UK City of Culture Bid


We were in Southampton on 27th May - at the City Art Gallery - supporting the city's bid to be UK City of Culture 2025. Southampton is a city proud of its culture, music, sport, dance, food, heritage, art and theatre. A maritime city and a meet...

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New decade, new office!


After 12 happy years at our office in Bermondsey, we started 2020 with a move to a new space.  We are now the newest tenants at MARKET Peckham. We have great views of St Paul’s and Tate Modern from our studio plus a rooftop bar abov...

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Join the Docks


We’re delighted to be working again with the team at London’s Royal Docks. This summer, we have been working on Join the Docks, a brand new festival featuring music, theatre, art, performance and more around this historic part of Londo...

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Cathy's Highlights from MIF19


In July, Cathy headed to Manchester International Festival, here's her highlights from its seventh year: "It’s an odd year. It was July. No better place to visit than Manchester International Festival for the 7th edition of the festival of ...

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The Cogency wins Best in Book at the Creative Review Annual 2019


We were delighted to win Best in Book, for the second time, at the Creative Review Annual 2019 for our work on Danny Boyle’s Pages Of The Sea. Commissioned by 14-18 NOW, the events saw tens of thousands gather on 32 beaches across the UK to ...

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Happy Birthday to Us!


1 April 2019 remarkably marks 20 years for the company. We’ve seen a lot of changes in the world of marketing during that time but our passion for connecting the arts with audiences hasn’t changed. During that time, we’ve reside...

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Flying The Flag For Human Rights


This year, we’re delighted to be working with arts organisations and human rights charities across the UK on Fly The Flag. Artist and activist Ai Weiwei has designed a flag as a symbol for universal human rights and from 24 - 30 June, organi...

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Pages Of The Sea


On 11 November 2018, tens of thousands of people joined Danny Boyle for Pages of the Sea to say thank you and goodbye to the millions who left their shores during the First World War, many never to return. Across the UK and Ireland communities gat...

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On 10 June 2018, we were at PROCESSIONS, as part of our work for 14-18 NOW. This UK-wide, mass participatory artwork celebrating 100 years of votes for women saw tens of thousands of women take to the streets in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Lon...

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Launching 14-18 NOW’s 2018 season


On 22 January 2018, we were at BAFTA launching 14-18 NOW’s 2018 season of extraordinary arts events. Marking the centenary of Armistice, their final season features brand new artworks by some of the world’s leading artists. Key Result...

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Where Are The Poppies Now – a global project to reunite the Tower Poppies


In September, we launched a global campaign for 14-18 NOW to digitally reunite the 888,246 ceramic poppies from the installation Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, staged at the Tower of London in 2014...

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Influencer Outreach for the Almeida Theatre’s ‘Figures of Speech’


We recently worked with the Almeida Theatre on an exciting new digital project, Figures of Speech. The project explores some of history’s most important speeches through a series of films read by actors and young leaders. We were tasked wi...

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The Cogency wins Best in Book at the Creative Review Annual 2017


We're thrilled to announce that The Cogency has won Best in Book at the Creative Review Annual 2017, in the 'experiential' category. The award recognises our work on We're here because we're here, created and conceived by Jeremy Deller and commiss...

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Q&A with Cathy and Janice, Directors of The Cogency


Cathy and Janice, our two Directors, share their memories of the past eighteen years, plus their inspirations and highlights, in this Q&A.   What inspired you to found The Cogency? Cathy: The idea to start The Cogency was sparked by a ...

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The Cogency turns eighteen!


The Cogency was founded in April 1999, so we are now officially eighteen. We celebrated with cake, candles, and more cake! We also sent a little surprise to a few of our favourite people... it was great to see you all #celebratewithTheCogency!

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This year’s Skate at Somerset House


We are nearing the end of our 2016 campaign for Skate at Somerset House, which has become a key feature of our annual calendar. In 2015, we worked with the Blaine Brothers to produce a short film to promote the full Skate experience. This season ...

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