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Articulating value: finding a common language between artists and our worlds of practice

Cole, Sarah, Eventbrite (2011) Articulating value: finding a common language between artists and our worlds of practice. In: Socially Engaged Arts Practice and New Model Visual Arts Organisations: a Trailblazer Symposium, 23 March 2011, Liverpool, UK. [Creative Arts and Design > Fine Art
Creative Arts and Design > Visual Communication]
 
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Creators:Cole, Sarah
Group or Collective Creators:Eventbrite
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In order to better understand the impact of socially engaged arts practice and the ways in which its value can be evaluated and articulated, Arts Council England, the Gulbenkian Foundation and Northern Rock Foundation commissioned The University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) to complete an in-depth national comparative study of the practice of four visual arts organisations: Grizedale Arts (Cumbria), Artangel (London), Foundation for Art and Technology (Liverpool) and Centre of Contemporary Art (Glasgow).

The study evidences and conceptualises the different ways in which engagement with contemporary visual arts can change individuals, communities and organisations through deep, intensive and often personalised experiences where practice is informed by robust philosophies of social engagement and a strong civic mission.

This symposium invites practitioners, funders and educators to hear findings of the research, presented by Lynn Froggett; Professor of Psychosocial Welfare & Director of Psychosocial Research Unit, University of Central Lancashire, to discuss the potential future application of the research and to begin exploring a common language through which to articulate the artistic and social value of socially engaged arts practice.

Official Website:http://sociallyengagedartspractice.eventbrite.com/
Type of Research:Conference, Symposium or Workshop Item (Other)
Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:Place, performance, community, collaboration, young people, installation, process, socially engaged
Your affiliations with UAL:Colleges > Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
Date:23 March 2011
Funders:Caloust Gulbenkian Foundation, Arts Counceil England, University of Central Lancashire, Northern Rock Foundation
Related Websites:http://www.sarah-cole.co.uk/
Event Location:Liverpool, UK
Projects or Series:Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)
ID Code:3828
Deposited By:Prerna Bhatt
Deposited On:22 Feb 2012 13:09
Last Modified:22 Feb 2012 13:09
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