Productive partnerships

Photo of London Mela
07 Mar 2013

Julian Rudd talks about his experience of partnership-working and why it is the backbone of the London Mela.

Reading from the same page

Young Musician
16 Oct 2012

Oldham Libraries and the Oldham Coliseum Theatre have been working together while the theatre undergoes rebuilding work. Andrea Ellison and Richard Hall provide different perspectives on their collaboration.

Planning vs localism

02 Jul 2012

Theresa Bergne considers the implications of national policy for public art at a local level, and describes the impact being felt in Bristol

New look

02 Jul 2012

In 2009, Monica Ferguson proposed to Arts Council England that what Milton Keynes needed was a 10-day festival to shake up the status quo and help visitors, residents and businesses look differently at one of the UK’s newest towns. She tells the story

The creativity gap

11 Jun 2012

Greg Klerkx explains how the legacy of Creative Partnerships is being carried on

Improvising mathematics

21 May 2012

Alex Fradera and Edmund Harriss explain how theatrical techniques can help improve communication skills, inspire collaboration and build a sense of community in mathematics students

One size fits one

30 Apr 2012

Mary Paterson reflects on the different meanings of collaboration

Museums are from Mars

30 Apr 2012

Claire Gulliver shares the experiences of a region-wide programme to build collaborations between artists and museums

The future of collaboration

30 Apr 2012

Following the closure of Creative Partnerships, Martin Heaney looks to new collaborative projects run by artists, to examine the legacy of its practice

Strength in numbers

30 Apr 2012

This year’s British Dance Edition is hosted by eight partners, from all across London. Lise Smith describes their experiences of breaking the dance programming mould

A tale of two halves

30 Apr 2012

Annabelle Campbell and Andy Horn share their experiences of the partnership between the Crafts Council and Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

In harmony

30 Apr 2012

The Royal Northern College of Music and Opera North have a long history of working together. Liz Rowley explains how the formalisation of this relationship has led to exciting new opportunities

What matters most now

30 Apr 2012

Lucy Cash and Becky Edmunds worked together on What If… festival in 2010 and Co-Curated What Matters at the Siobhan Davies Studios this April. Here they share their personal views on the collaboration

Illuminating conversations

09 Apr 2012

Nicky Webb describes the birth, development and culmination of a European collaboration that has led to dialogue and exchange between artists, curators, programmers and producers

Sharing the joy of discovery

19 Mar 2012

Andrew Ormston reflects on scientists’ appetite for collaborations with artists

Spreading ‘sciart’

19 Mar 2012

Andrew Ormston explains how hand-in-hand scientists and artists are colonising new, barren land. Just like fungi and algae

Aboard the learning boat: Expose yourself

06 Feb 2012

Nick Sherrard explains why becoming a better collaborator is a lot more like having your hair cut than getting plastic surgery

With a little help from your friends

06 Feb 2012

Jennifer Cooling explains why buddying up to your local tourism body could encourage a wonderful, mutually-beneficial relationship


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