Wolverhampton earns Cultural Compact champion funding
City of Wolverhampton Council has secured funding from Arts Council England to put in place a Cultural Compact champion to support the further development of the city’s strong cultural offer.
Venice to Wolverhampton and Beyond: Contextualising the Diaspora Pavilion
David A. Bailey and Jessica Taylor, curators of the Diaspora Pavilion speak with Kate Keohane and Catherine Spencer on the curatorial thinking behind the project – via International Curators Forum.
Blast! – a festival of photography, talks and walks
Blast! is a new festival from Multistory made with and for the people of Sandwell which runs from Friday 24 May to Saturday 29 June.
The festival has invited 40 outstanding artists, photographers and curators to showcase work, develop projects and collaborate with communities to present stories about everyday life. With exhibitions, film screenings, events, talks and walks across Sandwell, Blast! will be presented on the streets, the Metro line, in shops, libraries and pubs, on historic buildings and in the community halls and venues of Sandwell.