The artist as part of social and collective action
A keynote address from artist Rita Duffy on the role of the artist in advocating social change and justice followed by a panel discussion exploring these themes further.
Chair Emily Mark-FitzGerald
Panel Rita Duffy, Lian Bell, Dan Thompson
Veronica Coburn, David Grant, Gary Keegan, and Peter Sheridan explore what we can learn from a radical past
Chair Deirdre Kinahan
Majority Pursuit/Minority Report
Sir John Tusa, introduced by Jo Mangan, speaks about the arts reclaiming their voice
Sir John's Speech
Spreading the Kindness
Tom Andrews believes kindness makes a difference in our world
A Different Space?
Are Two Heads Better than One?
Michelle Carew and Catherine Young
The Dangers of Instrumentalism
Elizabeth Crump, Monica Spencer, and Ray Yeates talk about artists maintaining and exerting control over the arts agenda
Chair Sir John Tusa