19 June 2012, Unicorn Theatre
The aim of this conference was to explore the place that the arts have in children’s
lives, not just at school, but at home and in their local communities. It was put into context by this paper.
13/14 November 2018, Hawkswood House
Exploring how children's arts organisations are developing their practice, working to protect the future of the industry, and connecting with well-being projects. Kindly hosted by the Potential Trust.
28/29 November 2019, Hawkswood House
We gathered thought-leaders, creatives, and stake-holders for the Arts Backpack UK to further develop the pilots, and to challenge existing structures. Kindly hosted by the Potential Trust.
"Provision of arts for children is one of those perennial issues that has to be continually addressed.
- Sir Ken Robinson
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