Celebrating Art, Culture and Heritage in Island and Remote Communities

On The Quay, St. Mary's, TR21 0HU

01209 312501
[email protected]
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Wednesday 08 May 2019 – Friday 10 May 2019
Varied
Opening Hours: Varied
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This symposium is an exploration of the arts, cultural and heritage in a rural or remote context. Through a series of seminars, panel discussions and studio tours, creative practitioners and organisations are invited to consider issues around strategic & professional development, best practice and partnership working for island and mainland-based creatives.

This symposium is delivered by the partnership of Cultivator, Creative Islands and the University of Plymouth.

PROGRAMME

8th May delegates arrive, evening welcome event

9th May Morning – St. Mary’s tour and visits to artists’ studios/workshops
Afternoon – symposium sessions
Evening – Creative Scilly performance events

10th May Morning – an off-island trip to Tresco Gallery or St. Agnes Island Hall workshops
Afternoon/Evening – symposium sessions

11th May delegates depart

Speakers & Discussion Session Leaders include:

Andy Mackinnon, Taigh Chearsabhagh

Crab & Bee: Helen Billinghurst and Phil Smith

Luke Jerram, Artist (via Skype)

Shona Cameron, Producer, ATLAS Arts (via Skype)

ACCOMMODATION & TRAVEL

Though symposium attendance is free, delegates will need to pay for their travel, accommodation and expenses.

BURSARIES

We have a small number of bursaries available for individual practitioners and community/non-profit organisations based in Cornwall to cover accommodation costs. These bursaries will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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