The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum to host Turner Prize 2021
Turner Prize exhibition moves to Herbert Art Gallery and Museum as part of the year-long UK City of Culture 2021 festival. Kim McAleese, Grand Union Programme Director and member of New Art West Midlands Advisory Group will be on the Turner Prize Jury – via The Arts Newspaper.
Scene Report: Coventry – seizing new opportunities for the visual arts
Ryan Hughes reports for a-n news on visual arts activity in Coventry, the 2021 UK City of Culture.
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?