I Have Doubts, Fiona Woods (2013). Image courtesy of the artist.
I Have Doubts, Fiona Woods (2013). Image courtesy of the artist.

The Politics of Context

Workshop with Fiona Woods, artist and educator 

Presented by Create and The Dock

Date: Thursday 2nd March 2017

Time: 10 – 1pm

Venue: The Dock, Leitrim

This workshop will explore some of the navigational tools that socially engaged artists can use to critically assess their position in relation to a field of practice which involves various and, sometimes, conflicting interests. The workshop will include a range of theoretical considerations and practical explorations, supporting participants in an analysis and peer critique of their own modes of practice. Relating the practice to the politics of institutions will also be considered. 

This workshop is aimed at both emerging and established artists working in collaborative and socially engaged arts. 

Places are limited to 15, so please book early to secure a place, by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with Politics of Context in the subject line.

 

Sign-up to Create's eBulletin

@CreateIreland

CreateIreland
CreateIreland Lovely tributes to Donal Toolan, disability rights advocate, writer, dapper wit ,epic battler ,scourge of hypocrisy is.gd/debpIO
11 minutes ago.
Iniva_arts
Iniva_arts We love it too @newartexchange thanks for sharing! twitter.com/newartexchange/status/855725408511295488
20 hours ago.
artscouncil_ie
artscouncil_ie Bursary awards (round 2) open 13 June in arts participation, literature (en & Irish), trad arts, visual arts & YPCE www.artscouncil.ie/available-funding/
21 hours ago.
CoisCeim
CoisCeim Falling out of Standing | OWEN BOSS opens today @Highlanes as part of THIS IS NOT ARCHITECTURE | www.highlanes.ie/Activity.aspx?ActivityID=2323 @anuproductions
22 hours ago.
galdemzine
galdemzine 5 British Black Panther women whose names you should know bit.ly/2oDtIuS pic.twitter.com/Ua2MGtpvb9
22 hours ago.