Artists’ response to Covid-19 underscores the need for the arts to stop accepting the label of “charity”, in order to find a path forward with quality funding and engagement.
Most of us have failed at something. Whether we didn’t succeed at a job interview, didn’t win an audition, lost a sporting match… failure is a part of our lives, and for the most part we take it in reasonably good spirits and move on. The arts funding space is no different – we go […]
The tendency for art and entertainment to be inextricably linked does a disservice to the arts as a whole. When did the arts become inextricably linked with entertainment? Art is supposed to be a statement. Perhaps it’s a statement of the artist’s expression, or a political statement – its aim is to move its audience […]