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Case studies of HE institutions offering training and CPD of artists working in participatory settings

Case studies by Amanda Smethurst for A New Direction and Barbican/Guildhall as part of ArtWorks London a new special initiative funded by Paul Hamlyn Foundation, which supports the continuing professional development of artists working in participatory settings. Examples from four London-based higher education institutions which offer courses or modules that support the training and professional development […]

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Case studies of training and professional development of artists working in participatory settings

Case studies by Sarah B Davies for A New Direction and the Barbican of five London-based arts organisations with protocols/programmes regarding the training and professional development of artists working in participatory settings. These case studies provide a snapshot of good practice taking place within arts organisations in London regarding the training and professional development of artists […]

Text / Date: 14.03.2014

Case studies of participatory arts with older people

Case Studies from four organisations within OPAN (Older People’s Arts Network in Lewisham) and their work with older people in participatory settings. These case studies, commissioned by Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance, provide a snapshot of current practice taking place within arts organisations in London regarding artists working with older people in participatory settings. […]

Text / Date: 12.03.2014

New resources - ArtWorks Cymru case studies

Five case studies based on work commissioned by ArtWorks Cymru: To Live, To Love, To Be – transformation through drama Roc Tawe – music and Welsh language practice Blooming Voices – music and illustrations Scheherazade – dance, drama and music Made by Hand – film, live performance and music Image: Young dancers and singers performing […]

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Case study on film, live performance and music

This case study is based on work commissioned by by ArtWorks Cymru.  The ‘Made by Hand’ project was developed and commissioned by Head for Arts and involved a team of artists working with women from Heads of the Valleys communities. Participants were involved in completing a textiles piece which was then used as inspiration for a […]

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Case study on dance, drama and music

This case study is based on work commissioned by by ArtWorks Cymru.  The ‘Scheherazade’ project was developed and commissioned by National Dance Company Wales and involved a large collaboration with other arts organisations including Welsh National Opera, Creative Arts Support Team, Saint David’s Hall, and Literature Wales. The project also involved collaborations with individual artists including choreographers, […]

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Case study on music and illustrations by pregnant women

This case study is based on work commissioned by by ArtWorks Cymru. The ‘Blooming Voices’ project was developed and commissioned by Welsh National Opera and involved a team of artists working with pregnant women from communities in Wrexham (North Wales). Participants were involved in creating their own lullabies and felt illustrations for their unborn babies. The artwork and […]

Text / Date: 29.01.2014

Case study on music and Welsh language practice

This case study is based on work commissioned by by ArtWorks Cymru. The participatory arts project was developed and commissioned by Community Music Wales and involved a team of artists working with young people in the community in Swansea. Participants were involved in organising and developing a performance event; this including rehearsing with a band, developing marketing […]

Text / Date: 29.01.2014

Case study on transformation through drama

This case study is based on work commissioned by by ArtWorks Cymru. The ‘Company 5’ project was developed and commissioned by Sherman Cymru and involved a team of artists working with members of the community in Cardiff. Participants were involved in creating a performance piece inspired by Shakespeare.

Text / Date: 29.01.2014

Presentation on education case study

Presentation on Phoenix Futures used in ArtWorks North East Education Workshop 1. The project involved a substance misuse residential rehabilitation unit working with staff and students at the University of Sunderland.

Slides / Date: 10.01.2014