Q & A with De’Anne Crooks
Birmingham-based De’Anne Crooks was recently commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella (FVU) to produce a piece responding to the pandemic. ‘Great-ish: The Gaslighting of a Nation’ (2020) is a love letter to an unborn child which engages with the migrant experience and Britain as a spouse in a would-be toxic relationship. Annabel Clarke talks to her about her work.
Audiences for Visual Arts
Ever wonder what motivates your visitors?
The Contemporary Visual Arts Network (of which we are part) and The Audience Agency have launched the Visual Arts Report – a collaborative project that draws upon data provided by more than 100 visual arts organisations across England.
Report Launch: Visual Arts at the heart of building back
On Monday 14 December, the Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN), of which we are part, along with the UK think-tank Policy Connect, and the All Party Parliamentary Group for Design & Innovation launched a report outlining key recommendations for the Visual Art sector beyond COVID-19.