Workshop and Breakout Sessions

There will be the opportunity to participate in a number of workshops and breakout sessions throughout the conference. Delegates will be asked to select sessions by email ahead of the conference. Presentations include:

10×10: Micropedagogies on trial
Maria Gil, Sofia Cabrita / Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
Portugal / Practical workshop

24 Hours in a Revolution: Participatory Music in the Umbrella Movement/Revolution
Samson Kei Shun Wong / PhD Candidate, Lingnan U; Member of Art for All, HK
Hong Kong / Research paper & discussion

All that we are – whole practice working for teaching artists
Simon Spain, Victoria Ryle / All that we are
Australia / Discussion & presentation

Alone & Together
Kjell Tore Innervik, Ivar Frounberg, Maziar Raein / The Norwegian Academy of Arts
Norway / TED Talk & film

The Art of Radical Listening
Geskeva Komba, Ez Eldin Deng / cohealth Arts Generator
Australia / TED talk & film

A space to explore small actions
Lee Ivett
UK – Scotland / Practical workshop & discussion

At the Artist Shop & Tyre Ampitheatre
Hans Clausen, Natalie Taylor, Kate Wimpress / North Edinburgh Arts
UK – Scotland / Site visit & discussion

Brickin It: A practical workshop in how to throw bricks
Lou Brodie
UK – Scotland / Workshop

Charting your Teaching Artist Path, Charting the Future
Lindsey Buller Maliekel, Courtney J. Boddie / The New Victory Theatre
USA / Workshop

The Collaborative Arts Partnership Programme (CAPP): Strengthening support for artists working with people across nine arts organisations in six European countries
Dr. Ailbhe Murphy / CREATE
Ireland / Round table discussion

Craftivist Reflective Workshop
Sarah Corbett / Craftivist Collective

UK / Practical workshop

Crazy Important: Young People Taking a Lead
Jo Plimmer / engage
UK / TED Talk & activity

The Creative Engagement Intervention (CEI) Protocol;
a way forward for Participatory Arts and Medical Research
Chris Kelly / Tayside Healthcare Arts Trust
UK – Scotland / Research paper

Creativity and Ageing: a conversation
Anne Gallacher, Luminate, and invited panel members
UK – Scotland / Panel & round table discussion

Deep Roots Tall Trees – community leadership in the arts
Andrew Ormston / Drew Wylie Projects
UK / Presentation & round table discussion

Disrupt Them! The Influence of Global Collaboration on Teaching Artist Practice
International Teaching Artist Group and Seanse
International Collaboration / Round table discussion

Everyone is welcome! – the aesthetics or radical inclusion
Ruth Howard / Jumblies Theatre
Canada / Presentation & workshop

Fun Palaces – building the New Culture from the grassroots up
Stella Duffy, Sarah-Jane Rawlings / Fun Palaces
UK / Practical workshop,film, presentation & Q&A

Global Conversations in the 21st Century: Digital Creative Learning
Bridgette Van Leuven / Sydney Opera House
Australia / Practical workshop & discussion

Home Away – participatory arts practice in an international context
Simon Sharkey / National Theatre of Scotland
UK – Scotland / Practical workshop

The Ideas Team – Reverse Learning, Art and Potentials for Change
Steve Hollingsworth, Alison Stirling
UK – Scotland / Research paper, talk & video

Imagine. Creating a Developmental Process that Guides Teaching Artists from Beginning Practice to Leadership and Advocacy
Jean E. Taylor, Jose Velez / Lincoln Centre
USA / Practical workshop

Imagine your practice as a hero’s journey
Sikko Cleveringa / CAL-XL, The Dutch Laboratory for Arts and Society
The Netherlands / Practical workshop

Youth arts hub, Imaginate and Kopergietery
Belgium and UK – Scotland / Presentation & workshop

The Lullaby Project
Thomas Cabaniss / Carnegie Hall New York
USA / Workshop

New perspectives on arts education in Korea
Korea Arts and Culture Education Services (Kaces)
South Korea / Presentation & Q&A

Performative Occupation
Fatima Hussain / Laajverd
Pakistan / Research paper

Playing to your strengths: being the ‘outsider’
Alyson Evans
UK / Australia / TED Talk presentation

Resistant Practice: The Context Awakens
Anna Cutler, Rebecca Hunter / Tate and Young Chicago Authors
US / UK / Presentation & round table discussion

Self Care to Shared Care: How do you sustain a long freelance career?
Susanne Burns, Royston Maldoom
UK / Round table discussion

Shift/Work – Decisions, Decisions: Play-testing Workshops for Participatory Arts Practices
Dan Brown, Neil Mulholland / Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop
UK – Scotland / Site visit & workshop

Singsing for Social Justice
Dr. Jane Awi / University of Goroka
Papua New Guinea / Research paper

Stove Live Project
Matt Baker, Katharine Wheeler, Katie Anderson, Martin O’Neill / The Stove
UK – Scotland / Practical workshop

The Teaching Artist as Utility Player: Working In and Out of the Comfort Zone of Your Primary Art Form
Jeff Mather
USA / TED Talk with participatory elements

Urban Space Subversion; As an Art-Led Site of Knowledge Transaction Arena
Zikri Rahman / Buku Jalanan
Kuala Lumpur / Research paper

Using mainstream arts infrastrcture to strengthen Teaching Artistry
Brad Haseman / Queensland University of Technology
Australia / Curated installation, workshop & discussion

Virtually There
Orla Kenny / Kids Own Publishing Partnership
Ireland / Practical workshop

The virtual turn in education for socially engaged art
Roxane Permar / University of the Highlands and Islands
UK – Scotland / Presentation