Because we’re worth it – A national summit on participatory arts

Because we’re worth it! was an important national Summit exploring and celebrating the value of participatory arts, held 22 March at the ICA in London. connectedculture is an independent voice for adult participatory arts.  A network for anyone involved in participatory arts who wants to better connect to peers and better advocate for this area of artistic practice.  It encourages an [...]. Read more

Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Collection is part of the Wellcome Trust and explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future. As part of their work they fund work, which uses creativity to further public engagement in also aspects of buiomedical science.

http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/

http://www.wellcomecollection.org/

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Barbican, Art Works & The Paul Hamlyn Foundation

The Barbican works with the Guildhall School of Music & Drama to create a range of learning programmes including Art Works. This project funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation will consider existing provision and develop new practice for the training and development of artists working in participatory settings.

http://www.barbican.org.uk/education

http://www.phf.org.uk/page.asp?id=1406

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