We, the disruptors, need to stand up!

We, the disruptors, need to stand up!

Having just been to the Venture Capital Conference in Belfast organised by inter trade Ireland the state and public perception of the arts becomes clear. It is a strange event to go to I admit but with the advent of cuts to public funding I feel that the arts and...
Alternative Funding Lessons for the Arts

Alternative Funding Lessons for the Arts

More on alternative funding for the Arts Sector As you might have noticed by now I am totally convinced that the arts sector needs to look towards other funding models and that our reliance on public funding and generous donors has to come to an end. What I would like...
The desire on Art to be found

The desire on Art to be found

How Can We Increase the Desire? The Effect of Impact, or Lack of it, in the Arts It seems incredible to me that the Arts sector is so reticent to adopt change.  When I say change I am talking about the adoption of business change not creative change as we are still...