Hannah West and Christian Topman give an update on the progress of the project: Creating an arts venue for York on the rescued heritage river barge “Selby Tony”
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Arts Bus: On the Move
BY TONY HUNG FAI CHAN
@ VOL 16
ON MAY 25, 2013
The Arts Bus: On the Move project travels around the city, encouraging participation in the arts among Hong Kong's youth.
Tony Hung Fai Chan and Elaine Yee Ling Wong share some details of the project, including the yearly themes and designs, community concerts, and gallery exhibitions.
Get Boosted for the Arts
BY SIMON BOWDEN AND BRYNA O'BRIEN
@ VOL 18
ON FEB 17, 2013
Simon Bowden and Bryna O'Brien discuss their plans for Boosted, a new crowdfunding website for the arts in New Zealand. They talk about how they got the funding for boosted, what the arts foundation in New Zealand does, and projects that were on the website when Boosted launched in March 2013.
Mentored through Martial Arts
BY JOHN STARLING
@ VOL 1
ON OCT 24, 2013
John Starling is the founder of free MMA dojo in Baltimore, Maryland. At this dojo the teachers are volunteers and the kids pay their tuition by doing community service in their communities. They not only teach martial arts, but also provide mentoring and life coaching. The results have been astounding.
The Restoration of Heritage at the Arts Centre of Christchurch
BY ANDRE LOVATT
@ VOL 23
ON MAY 04, 2015
The Arts Centre in Christchurch is a neo-gothic campus, once hosting the local university, converted into a space for local artists to practise and showcase. Severely damaged in the Canterbury earthquakes, it is now going through an extensive restoration. Arts Centre CEO Andre Lovatt gives people an insight into the restoration of the Arts Centre, to explain what it is that they have been doing since the earthquakes, show the process visually and give an indication on the progress that is being made. Showing the love, care and attention that so many people are giving to their restoration work and how, when it is all done, the Arts Centre, and the Christchurch wider community, will be so much better for it.
The York Arts Barge
BY CHRISTIAN TOPMAN
@ VOL 8
ON JUL 29, 2015
Marcia Mackey and Christian Topman discuss the challenges they are facing whilst trying to bring an Arts Barge to York, a city with no dedicated arts centre, and what they are planning to do once they have brought the barge to the city, and the positive impact it will have on the community.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on Wednesday, September 10th, 2015.
Art Barge: Trans Empire Canal Corporation
BY ERIKA ABBONDANZIERI
@ VOL 14
ON NOV 17, 2015
Erika Abbondanzieri, AIA
Watts Architecture & Engineering
Trans Empire Canal Corporation [aka TECCORP]
Erika Abbondanzieri is a member of the Trans Empire Canal Corporation [TECCORP] team, which, in partnership with the Burchfield Penney Art Center (Buffalo, New York), has launched the “art barge” project. TECCORP aims to purpose art as a resource to examine the complex ways the Erie Canal has shaped and continues to shape our political, cultural and economic realities.
To learn more about TECCORP, visit www.teccorp.org.
To learn more about the Burchfield Penney Art Center, visit www.burchfieldpenney.org.
The Barge Itself
BY CHRISTIAN TOPMAN
@ VOL 10
ON FEB 12, 2016
The Arts Barge Project have been working in community arts for 6 years. The goal has always been to run their work from a barge. Director Christian Topman is proud to say they now own one, and tells us about their future plans for running projects and events from it.