Deadline: 5pm on Friday 19 February 2016.
The Value of Artists / Thursday 3 March 2016, 10.30am – 4.30pm / Leeds City Art Gallery
The Value of Artists will explore the benefits that artists bring to society, including the role that artists have in defining the cultural shape of our towns and cities, how artists working in all regions and remote corners of the UK are producing work that reaches international audiences and how artists have taken collective action to create new models of learning and support.
More information can be found HERE
CVAN is offering four travel bursaries for North West artists to enable them to attend the event. If you are interested in being considered for a travel bursary, please email Emma Fry E: firstname.lastname@example.org and Shelley Cater-Shipway E: email@example.com by 5pm on Friday 19th February with details of your travel costs and details of why you want to attend the event / what you think you could contribute. Please note all artists will be expected to purchase their tickets in advance and reclaim the travel post event. Request for support is on a first come first served basis.