Striking new painting by Claudette Johnson acquired for Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Johnson was a key member of the The Blk Art Group, a West Midlands-based collective that sought to empower black artists, as well as encouraging young white artists to be more socially relevant in their practice.
The Art World View – ABCs of Cultural Placemaking: Authenticity, Buy-in and Connectivity
Cultural placemaking has moved beyond a ‘nice to have’ and into pole position for ensuring economically viable, healthy, sustainable communities.
Still Moving: The Films and Photographs of Ulrike Oettinger at The Hunterian, Glasgow
A frequent traveller to remote places in Asia, the South Seas and Eastern Europe, Oettinger refuses to present us with clichés or stereotypes but rather offers us a more differentiated, at times unsettling view of the world.
CAS Annual Conference – The Virtual in Museums: Hot Medium?
Join us at the National Gallery where this year we focus on the creative potential that virtual and augmented reality offers to museums, with curators and contemporary artists discussing their engagement with this technology.