An Art Week Exeter event

 Investing in Arts & Culture

A public conversation on value and where we place it

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free - please book in advance
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Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery - Room A, RAMM, Queen Street, Exeter, EX4 3RX

23rd May 2018 from 3pm to 5pm

An afternoon public conversation to address the benefits and constraints of private and public funding for arts and culture

As part of a collaborative exchange with the University of Exeter by the internationally acclaimed arts organisation The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center (the Launchpad for American theatre incl. In the Heights and The Nether), the University is hosting an afternoon public conversation between international arts organisations, academics and regional culture-makers to address the benefits and constraints of private and public funding for arts and culture.

Sharing stories and strategies from the United States and the UK, from large arts organisations to participatory culture, the discussion will present a variety of models for funding of culture while provoking thoughts on the value arts and culture bring to our communities, businesses and city.

The discussion will be chaired by Lara Goodband, Director of Exeter Cultural Partnership.

Panel speakers will include:

Organised and hosted by University of Exeter Drama Department in collaboration with the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center (USA). Supported by the Innovation, Impact and Business Directorate, University of Exeter during Arts Week Exeter.  Entry is free, but please register in advance.

Registration:

Please click here to register.

 

For more information: Belinda Dillon, Culture Officer, Innovation, Impact and Business Directorate, University of Exeter b.dillon@exeter.ac.uk

This event is part of Art Week Exeter which runs from 22 - 28 May 2018 - click here for a full programme of events for the week.