Creative Minds Manchester was the first ever arts conference entirely devised and delivered by learning disabled artists. Last month, over 200 attendees from learning disabled and non-learning disabled arts organisations across the North, including West Yorkshire Playhouse and The Lowry, met to consider four themes: How is great art created? What does the term professional […]
What would you like to see happen next for Creative Minds?
What does being professional mean?
How would I get an audience for a learning disabled show? What can learning disabled artists do to make sure people see their work?
Have you ever challenged anybody after being discriminated against?
What did you find difficult about becoming an artist or performer? How can we all learn new skills together? Are there any other barriers that you, as a learning disabled artist or performers, had to overcome?
How can Arts Council England make the process of applying for a grant for the arts more accessible?
How can doing arts create a more inclusive society?
What are the challenges galleries face to show art work by learning disabled artist? How can learning disabled artists approach galleries? Email, in person or other ways?
Where do you currently perform your work? What venues are you performing in? Where would you like your next piece to be seen or heard?