a-n Magazine 2006 July - a-n The Artists Information Company

Pigeon Seats
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a-n Magazine July 2006

Contents include: Is ‘Disability artist’ another label leading to ghettoised work? Notes from FASED’s panel discussion. Susan Jones on artists’ rates of pay. Focus on prizes and awards, new film fund and Midlands-based initiatives. JISC subscription package launched for universities […]

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Future funding

With a government spending review impending, the value of culture has had high scale profiling recently.

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Fees update

Paul Matosic’s letter (June issue) raises important issues for all artists for whom operating professionally is vital.

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Pensions for artists survey

The Customer Management Team (TCMT) is undertaking a review of pensions within the artistic community so we can better understand their views of current pension provision.

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As Big as a House
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Thinking about public art

In the past, the products of public art tended to be manifested through regeneration schemes such as the GardenFestivals (Stoke on Trent, Glasgow and Gateshead) and a spirited campaign instigated by the (then) Arts Council of Great Britain for ‘per cent for art’.

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Park Land
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Curator appointed

Hannah Firth will be the Curator for Wales at the Venice Biennale of Art 2007, joining the team headed by Michael Nixon.

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Markets for art

The Art Guide is a web-based listings site from Castlefield Gallery.

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Dual Image with Red, Brown and Blue (Double-sided Perspex relief for Tramway)
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New commissions

Toby Paterson’s commission for Glasgow’s Tramway has now been permanently installed.

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To be or not to be

Last year FASED hosted a panel discussion about the place of disability in creative identity.

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European funds

For those worried about the impact of loss of EU funds for their cultural industries information and business development programmes, keep a beady eye on www.euclid.info As ever, the bureaucracy is running behind the practicalities and whilst the Culture 2000 […]

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Bruxelles 05
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Die Spinnerei

The Spinnerei is a compelling place, because of the great creative atmosphere and the availability of large, dynamic show spaces.

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I Love America And America Loves Me
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Prizes and awards

Art prizes are much valued by artists, not only because they provide some much-needed cash that can go towards new work but also for their profile-raising value that supports artists’ career development.

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Thought Monster Invasion Have you seen my keys anywhere?
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Connect

As a textile artist based in Nottingham, I am currently one of nine artists and craft makers in the East Midlands engaged in Connect @The Usher Gallery.

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New film fund

The Channel 4 British Documentary Film Foundation in conjunction with Arts Council England and with the support of the Institute of Contemporary Arts has launched BRITDOCART.

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Pink Ball of Wool Deckchair
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Flying egg

On 23 July the High Street of picturesque Southwold, jewel of the Suffolk coast, will be shut to traffic to become an al fresco museum of the bizarre.

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Peak Days 2004
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New online gallery

An innovative and thought-provoking online photography gallery showcasing the best in regional talent, was launched in June.

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Studio moves

Pallas Heights Gallery and Pallas Studios have been forced to close after serving the art and local communities for ten years in the North Inner City of Dublin.

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Puke
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Craig Fisher

I don’t know whether it’s just me, but at the moment I can’t help thinking that a lot of what I do as a practising artist is to prepare to travel to some part of the country, usually by train.

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The Garden of Instruments
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De Sign

University of Essex Gallery, Colchester
18 May – 8 June

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