What next? Addressing the issues of access to the UK art scene
The UK - and London especially - has long been a nucleus for creativity in the globalised world. But with Brexit looming on the horizon, the UK's status as an incubator for international talent could soon change. The government has pledged to reduce student visas by nearly half, effectively cutting off the country's link to the international community. This talk brings together international artists with academics and strategic experts, to address the sustainability of practice for non-UK artists. The panel is chaired by Susanne Clausen (Professor in Art, University of Reading) and speakers include Stephen Beddoe (Director of External Relations, Central Saint Martins), Amanda Decker (Cultural Strategy Coordinator, Greater London Authority), Anna Harding (Chief Executive, Space) and Young In Hong (London-based artist).
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