Contemporary
Visual Arts Network
East Midlands

CVAN EM celebrates and supports arts and culture in the region, fostering an inclusive long-term future for the sector, emphasising equity and access for all arts workers.

Contemporary
Visual Arts Network
East Midlands

CVAN EM celebrates and supports arts and culture in the region, fostering an inclusive long-term future for the sector, emphasising equity and access for all arts workers.

Exhibition
Many hands make lightwork
1st May 2021 – 28th January 2022
Fermynwoods, Northants
Workshop
Tots Tuesdays
29th June 2021 – 19th July 2022
The Hub, Lincolnshire
Exhibition
Not only; but also
9th July 2021 – 28th January 2022
Fermynwoods, Northants
Event
Witness, a site-specific installation by Susie MacMurray
17th August 2021 – 31st March 2022
National Justice Museum, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
Michael Shaw: ACTIVATE/PARTICIPATE
25th September 2021 – 16th January 2022
The Hub, Lincolnshire
Workshop
Bronze Arts Award 10 Week Course
2nd October 2021 – 4th December 2021
The Hub, Lincolnshire
Exhibition
OPENING NIGHT of RE-CONNECT Exhibition featuring Oliver Lovley and Carolyn J Roberts
21st October 2021 – 26th January 2022
Blue Owl Art Gallery, Nottinghamshire
Exhibition
LACED: IN SEARCH OF WHAT CONNECTS US
30th October 2021 – 8th January 2022
New Art Exchange, Nottinghamshire
📢 CVAN EM Regional Director Colette Griffin is offering 1-2-1 sessions for artists and creatives based in the East Midlands looking for mentoring. Sessions can focus on support regarding artist development opportunities, funding applications, open calls, commissions, proposals, statement and portfolio advice. Link in bio to book. 

📸 Memo Akten, ‘Deep Meditations: A brief history of almost everything in 60 minutes’ in ‘How We Make Meaning’, QUAD Gallery, 2020, Photo: Charlotte Jopling

ID: Large screen-based modular digital artwork reflecting onto a glossy floor. Images on the screens include close up scenes taken from nature. Two red banners across the lower 3rd of the image with the text ‘1-2-1 Mentoring sessions for East Midlands based artists’ written across them.
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We are looking for your help in shaping ‘A Brief Guide to Combining Accessibility with Creativity’, a toolkit currently being developed by Ben Rostance and i.jo.tolley 🧰🛠.

Ben and Jo want the development of the toolkit to be informed by the experience and knowledge of creatives and arts audiences from across the region. We ask for your support in creating this vital resource, helping to inform arts and culture activity in the East Midlands that champions representation and inclusivity. 

You are invited to complete the online survey or join Jo and Ben for an informal workshop where the survey questions will be addressed in a safe and supportive online environment. 

Workshops will take place on at 2.30 & 6pm Wednesday 20 October. Email info@cvaneastmidlands.co.uk for details or to RSVP. 

Link in bio to access the survey directly, or read more about the project / workshops.

Survey / RSVP deadline, Monday 18 October. 

ID: Bright red background, block colour, text overlay reads ‘A Brief Guide to Combining Accessibility with Creativity’ in white font over two lines, with a turquoise strip behind both lines of text.

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