All 5 entries tagged Arts
September 08, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/warwick_mathematician_and/
“Equate” is a new project bringing together Coventry visual artist Lesley Whelan, and University of Warwick mathematician Adam Boddison, to work on a project at Coventry’s War Memorial Park.
July 13, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/warwick_awarded_more/
The University of Warwick has been awarded over £250,000 to fund a collaborative programme of research between Warwick’s Centre for the Study of the Renaissance and the Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library in Chicago.
February 10, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/engineering_and_art/
Engineering and art researchers have used advanced computer modelling based on that used for tensioned fabric structures to help preserve old works of art.
April 11, 2008
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/audio/more/will/?podcastItem=childrenshakespeare.mp3
The director of the CAPITAL centre at Warwick, Professor Carol Rutter, talks about her latest book entitled Shakespeare and Child’s Play: Performing Lost Boys on Stage and Screen.
November 08, 2006
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/audio/?podcastItem=artspolicy.mp3
Munira Mirza argues that current arts policy in the UK may be damaging to the long term health of the arts.
Munira Mirza is a writer and researcher on issues related to cultural policy and identity
Is policy damaging the arts
Politics, social policy and the arts
Emphasis on footfall and numbers
Does the idea of a cultural industry make things more complicated
What is value for money in the arts
Do arts instituions lack confidence
Does policy stifle creativity
Identity and art – can art bring us together or drive us apart
Nature of engagement
Who decides our cultural icons
Internationalisation of art and the impact on national policy
Can the media support a debate on the arts
Is this a dangerous time for the arts in the UK