Unlimited Commissions offer four different types of award that will help support the development of new artistic work by disabled artists.
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We are amidst a global mental health crisis. To bring about policy and culture change, we must think outside the pillbox. Through an ACE-funded Unlimited commission #MagicCarpet, we argue for ‘lofty arts’ in effecting cultural change in mental health.
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The largest supporter of disabled artists worldwide announces its latest round of awards with 13 artists receiving a total of £120,000 to develop new work and ideas.
This post is about an interdisciplinary event held last October at the Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, KCL. It enacts and is part of #MagicCarpet, an Unlimited Commission funded by ACE, and aims to irritate prescribed notions of (an)normality and wellbeing.
Colin Hambrook provides an introduction to the history of, and current practices in the field of disability arts, including an overview of key organisations that support disabled visual artists.
The arts commissioning programme for disabled artists has announced 60 projects shortlisted for its latest round of commissions and awards.
A programme of dance, theatre, exhibitions, talks and events by disabled artists opens at London’s Southbank and this year will also go to Tramway in Glasgow.
Unlimited is to continue to produce new works by disabled artists following funding from Arts Council England for its third programme.
Commissioning programme that supports disabled artists will use Ambition for Excellence Award to develop its international reach.