Doreen Foster announced as Director of Warwick Arts Centre
Doreen Foster has been announced as the next Director of Warwick Arts Centre. She is currently Deputy Director of the Black Cultural Archives and, before that, Chief Executive of the Bernie Grant Arts Centre in Tottenham.
Coventry & Stoke shortlisted for City of Culture 2021
On Friday evening the shortlist for 2021 UK City of Culture was announced. Five out of the original list of eleven bidding cities were selected. In exciting news for the region, two West Midlands cities, Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent made the shortlist.
Turner Prize 2020 axed and replaced by £100k fund for struggling artists
The Turner Prize to be cancelled this year, instead Tate Britain will give bursaries each worth £10,000 to help 10 artists at this “exceptionally difficult time”. – via BBC