New Year’s Honours list 2019: artists including Barbara Walker and Sonia Boyce receive honours
Birmingham-based Barbara Walker receives an MBE for services to British art while Sonia Boyce is made an OBE. Plus honours for artists Tacita Dean, Yinka Shonibare, Gillian Wearing and Alison Wilding, and Kettle’s Yard gallery director Andrew Nairne – via a-n.
Standing in solidarity with Black communities around the world. Our commitment to Black Lives Matter
As part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network (CVAN), New Art West Midlands is continuing and committed to work with our colleagues across the English regions to address inequalities in the visual arts.
Your space or mine – Artist Spotlight: Pogus Caesar
Jack Arts interviews Pogus Caesar. Born in St Kitts and brought up in Birmingham, Caesar has contributed two images currently displayed on billboards across the UK in response to the Black Lives Matter movement.