coCreate Launch / What is transformative about socially engaged arts and how does it happen?

Where: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue, Knowle West, Bristol, BS4 1NL

When: 14 May 2012 12:30pm to 4:00pm

coCREATE Programme Launch (1.30-2.30pm) Knowle West Media Centre and Creativity Works will launch this series of forums designed to support and develop the work of socially engaged artists, creative practitioners and organizations. 'What is transformative about socially engaged arts and how does it happen?' (2.30-5pm) Facilitator: Prof. Lynn Froggett If you???re an artist or creative or you use creativity in your work or practice, this forum will illuminate how and why creativity can be so engaging and profound. Prof. Lynn Froggett has led a number of studies into different forms of socially engaged arts practice including recently released research on ???New Model Arts Institutions and Public Engagement???. Her aim is to better understand how the nature and process of the socially engaged arts leads to transformation. Professor Froggett's work can help you communicate why working creatively with people can have such remarkable, unexpected and positive results. The coCreate programme aims to inspire and enable further understanding of the social impact of creative work. Run by Knowle West Media Centre (KWMC) and Creativity Works, these forums are designed to support and develop the work of socially engaged artists, creative practitioners and organizations. Book online via www.knowlewestmedia.eventbrite.com

Entry Cost: £25

Posted by: Rachel Clarke | 24-04-2012

Contact the event organiser: rachel.clarke@kwmc.org.uk

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