ART/works keeps you in the loop with regular updates on our work, great feature articles on topical issues in the arts and cultural sector, and highlights of what’s on, interesting facts and funding opportunities. Alongside Paul Camic, Victoria Tischler and Norma Daykin I had the opportunity to share some of the work of Dementia & Imagination artist Penny Klepuszewska – (which when you see/hear it – I think you’ll agree – is profound)…but alongside the effervescent poet Gary Glazner, it was the honest, intelligent and heartfelt presentation of Larry Gardiner from Oxfordshire Advocates who blasted the delegates with his reality check.
Funding of between £50,000 and £150,000 per year is available for up to 3 years within six geographical clusters (West Midlands Urban, London East, Tees Valley & Sunderland, Bristol & Somerset, Eastern Counties and Liverpool City Region), will need to have a strong track record of delivering services to young people aged 10-18 (up to 25 if disabled) and have an annual income in the region of £300,000 to £2 million.
These may be to bring about political change, to comment on an aspect of society, to convey a specific emotion or mood, to address personal psychology, to illustrate another discipline, to (with commercial arts) sell a product, or simply as a form of communication.
For some scholars, such as Kant , the sciences and the arts could be distinguished by taking science as representing the domain of knowledge and the arts as representing the domain of the freedom of artistic expression. Art movements that had this goal— Dadaism , Surrealism , Russian constructivism , and Abstract Expressionism , among others—are collectively referred to as the avante-garde arts. It also includes one level of Language Arts and many books along with that program.
And I really need to thank each & every one of you that’s been dropping me messages of encouragement, offering your expertise & help, and sharing my posts all over Facebook , Twitter , and the rest of the web. Springboard for the Arts can make publications and materials available in alternative formats (Braille, large type, and by recording) with at least 2 weeks notice. If you want to come to just test your physical limits & get a grueling workout in, go somewhere else. Anna Reyner is a nationally recognized arts advocate who is dedicated to helping people get in touch with their own creativity. Addressing inequalities seems central to your values and vision, and the time is right to understand the potency of culture and the arts as social determinants of health and wellbeing.