Creative Resilience in Creative Communities
A first proper post for this newsletter to mark publication day for 'Tactics for the Tightrope', out now from Future Arts Centres.
If ever a year was both shadows and light, it was 2020. To borrow words from Michael Rosen that we found ourselves using a few times in our family, if …
Longarmstapler · 55 Seconds #55 (56) We interrupt our normal service to reflect on a personal project. Please switch channel if the thought of a middle…
Earlier this month I spoke at the Centro Gabriela Mistral (GAM) in Santiago, Chile, to contribute to their 3rd International Seminar in Cultural Manage…
[Insert introduction here - cover sad, extraordinary times; apologies for lack of time and world enough etc; doubts; self-deprecating call to action; f…
This is a version of a talk I gave on 20th May as part of Arts & Business Northern Ireland’s series of seminars on Leadership. I’m grateful for the inv…
‘We are in a mess, we know; we have to get out, and only the archaic definition of the word “dreaming” will save us: “to envision; a series of images o…
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Thinking Practice: Tactics For The Tightrope