What is the role of Artists on Connected Communities projects?


23 January 2015 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Federation House; Federation St, Manchester, MA4 2AH,

This day is an opportunity to hear about a project that has been exploring how artists have worked within Connected Communities programmes. it will include discussions of the project findings together with a chance to network and reflect on this process.
The event is to be held at Federation House directions here: http://www.castlefieldgallery.co.uk/event/new-art-spaces-federation-house-official-launch/

10am WELCOME Kate Pahl and team
10.15 Keri Facer, Leadership fellow for the Connected Communities programme introduces the programme
10.30 Bryony Enright, more about Connected Communities from the research she has done
11.00 coffee
11.15 THE TEAM – the Artists legacy project – what we have learned so far
Presentations from the team as follows:
Presentation 1 A discourse analysis of the role of artists on CC projects
Presentation 2 Drawing as community forming
Presentation 3 Workshops/art/university spaces
1pm LUNCH plus art work display Zahir Rafiq and other artists
2pm Feedback from discussants: Anne Douglas and James Oliver
3.00 TEA
3.30 Closing talk: What do artists do all day?
Angela Piccini and Steve Pool, artists on Imagine and Productive Margins

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