Thank you to all the artists, professional and non-professional, who have shared this journey and trusted me with your work.
Community art is the creation of art as a human right, by professional and non-professional artists, co-operating as equals, for purposes and to standards they set together, and whose processes, products and outcomes cannot be known in advance.
Participatory art The term participatory art is used in the arts, policy and academia to signify a very wide range
In the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, culture stands between participation and community. Those words express the concepts most widely used to describe art made collaboratively by professional and non-professional artists: participatory art and community art.
In the heart of midwinter, people in Kaunas shared their community opera as a work in progress, a 40 minute celebration of
Today, I approved the printer’s proofs—the moment of letting go. Even on Sunday, as I went through it one last
Sometimes you miss the obvious thing, even when you’ve been looking at it for years. Yesterday, as I walked along
The idea that everyone can be an artist has always underpinned my work. It seems straightforward to me, but some
A podcast about cultural democracy A long bus journey through rainy Pembrokeshire gave me time to listen to the latest
I only saw The Public from a distance, from the other side of the Midlands, but I liked what I