New Art West Midlands x Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art: Artists announced for new look New Art West Midlands 2019 exhibition
We are excited to announce the New Art West Midlands 2019 artists, selected by International Curators Forum:
Betsy Bradley, Hira Butt, Sarah Byrne, Gemma Costin, Anna Katarzyna Domejko, Andreana Fatta, Matt Gale, Amy Guo, Ewan Johnston, Navi Kaur, Shiyi Li, Mengxia Liu, Farwa Moledina, Tayyibah Mota, Laura Onions, Ameera Sadiq, Matías Serra Delmar, Rosie Piercy, Georgia Tucker and Lily Wales.
Coventry City of Culture secures £450,000 for leadership programme
Coventry City of Culture have been awarded funding from Arts Council England to deliver a new leadership training programme for the city.
The Transforming Leadership programme will train a diverse cohort of 15 established, independent and emerging cultural leaders.
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.