The publication of A Restless Art, long-delayed, is now almost a year in the past. Time has flown, and the
What the world of podcasts shows, above all, is that anyone can make good radio, if they put their mind to it.
A couple of days ago, I gave a lecture about art in criminal justice contexts. It’s not a field in
Tomorrow evening at the Young Vic Theatre in London, I will give the 10th Annual Anne Peaker Memorial lecture, on
Reading yet another account of a community outreach project undertaken by an arts organisation, I could feel my heart sinking
Jussi Lehtonen, whose community work at the National Theatre of Finland features in A Restless Art, got in touch to
When I argued – as I still do – that people benefit from participating in art, it is because of its potential for learning, emancipation and empowerment. Experience changes us. Powerful experiences, such as those that come from creating art with other people, can change us deeply. But that change is something we do for ourselves: it is not done to us
Someone asked what plan I’d prepared before the project and there was some surprise when I said that I didn’t have one, just an idea.
The books have arrived, and I’m making 12 parcels of authors’ copies and more for people who’ve helped along the
The Portuguese edition of A Restless Art will be published on 9 May 2019, and we are making final corrections