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Hi crumb-list
Beryl is speaking at the seminar on curating, for those of you in or 
near Wales...
Sarah


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> b10c news - www.bloc.org.uk
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> Two Bloc Seminars focusing on new media in Wales in March & April.
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> New Media for Arts Officers in Wales
>
> Tuesday, 23rd March, 2004, 10am to 4pm, Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth 
> Wells, Powys
> This day seminar has been programmed for arts officers in Local 
> Authorities, the Arts Council, Cultural Services, arts and new media 
> organisations and other Government Funded Bodies in Wales. Presenters 
> from Local Authorities and Arts Councils in England and Wales will 
> present projects and the policies behind them, and discuss some of the 
> issues and challenges of developing new media projects through 
> partnerships.
> Chair: Simon Mundy – Chair of Bloc, writer and cultural policy advisor
> Presenters:
> Helen Cadwallader - Media Arts Officer, Arts Council of England 
> National Office
> Emma Geliot - Senior Arts Development Officer (Visual Arts), Arts 
> Council of Wales
> Anne Hayes - Digital Media Co-ordinator, Rhondda Cynon Taff County 
> Borough Council
> Eric Orme – Director, Cultural Intelligence, Author of report ‘Local 
> Authorities and Cultural Technology’
>
> New Media Curation
> Thursday, 1st April, 2004, 10am to 4pm, Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth 
> Wells, Powys
> This day seminar has been programmed for Curators, Commissioners and 
> New Media Practitioners in Wales. Presenters from renowned new media 
> organisations and cross-artform galleries across the UK will present 
> work from new media exhibitions and events and discuss some of the 
> issues and challenges of working with new media.
> Chair: Martin Barlow – Director, Oriel Mostyn Gallery
> Presenters:
> Janek Alexander - Director, Chapter Arts Centre
> Michael Connor - New Media Curator, Foundation for Art and Creative 
> Technology (FACT)
> Beryl Graham - Research Fellow in New Media, University of Sunderland 
> and Co-Editor of Curatorial Resource for Upstart Media Bliss (CRUMB)
> Honor Harger, freelance curator and artist, former Webcasting Curator, 
> Tate
>
> The seminars have been financially supported by the Arts Council of 
> Wales and Powys County Council.
>
> Tickets cost £25 per seminar at a subsidised rate including beverages 
> and lunch. To book a place email [log in to unmask] OR tel: 01544 370603 
> OR send a cheque for £25 payable to ‘b10c’, The Cross, Gladestry, 
> Powys HR5 3NX giving your postal details and any specific dietary 
> requirements. For further details on the venue, Wyeside Arts Centre, 
> Builth Wells, Powys including directions and parking, please visit 
> http://www.wyeside.co.uk.
>
> Further information on Bloc
> For further information on Bloc go to http://www.bloc.org.uk. For 
> general enquiries email [log in to unmask]