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Two afternoon panel discussions hosted by our research centre SPARC, to concide with City's Summer 2021 Postgraduate Research Conference.
The events will be hosted on Zoom: to receive the Zoom meeting details, please register via the button above.
SPARC: Looking Back
Tuesday 8 June 2021, 15:30-17:30
We will reflect on how the enforced move to online dissemination/sharing of work has shaped artistic practice and what strategies artists and curators employed to continue their practices.
- Dr Mira Benjamin (violinist, researcher; Lecturer in Performance, Goldsmiths, University of London)
- Prof Raymond MacDonald (saxophonist, composer; Professor of Music Psychology and Improvisation, University of Edinburgh)
- Graham McKenzie (Artistic Director, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival)
- Chair: Dr Joseph Browning
SPARC: Looking Forward
Wednesday 9 June 2021, 15:30-17:30
We will consider how the enforced move to online dissemination/sharing of work may shape the future of artistic practice beyond the pandemic, also in light of Brexit.
- Amina Abbas-Nazari (designer, performer; Research Fellow, Royal College of Art)
- Igor Toronyi-Lalic (Artistic Director, London Contemporary Music Festival)
- Laura Ducceschi (creative, curator, producer)
- Chair: Dr Claudia Molitor
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