The Biennial Effect: The impact of the art biennial on place-making
As the inaugural Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art draws to a close, this symposium examines the impact of the art biennial on place-making. It asks, what makes a new biennial distinctive within the global cult of biennials? And is it enough for a biennial to be responsive, embedded and tailored to its locality?
Curator’s Network: New Season Launched
The Curators’ Network launches a new season of activity with talks by Sylvia Theuri and Ian Sergeant in February and March.
Coventry named UK city of culture 2021
Coventry has been named the UK’s city of culture for 2021, giving it a one-off opportunity to boost the economy, tourism, civic pride and access to the arts – but also, its backers hope, a chance to be in the limelight and have some fun. Mark Brown reports for The Guardian.