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Collage Arts hosts discussion on tackling discrimination in the creative industries

On November 24, 2020, Posted by , In Blog, With Comments Off on Collage Arts hosts discussion on tackling discrimination in the creative industries

Date: 30 November 2020 – Time: 5:15pm to 6:30pm Collage Talks will be hosting an industry panel exploring ways to tackle discrimination in the media & creative industries. The panel will be: Almass Badat, creative director, strategist and DJ Jackie Adedeji, Journalist, podcast personality, and presenter Olivia Lifungula, photographer and…

The Lockdown Monologues – Lucky by Leila Alkunshalie [Monologue 3]

On November 24, 2020, Posted by , In Blog, With Comments Off on The Lockdown Monologues – Lucky by Leila Alkunshalie [Monologue 3]

Leila Alkunshalie has created a Lockdown Monologue based on her observations of working with young women in Haringey. It is deftly performed by Karta Kaur. What shines though is original and authentic voice of a Londoner growing up in dual heritage household. Her hair, she tells us, is half Arab…

European Commission invites Collage to share expertise

On November 23, 2020, Posted by , In Blog, With Comments Off on European Commission invites Collage to share expertise

The project team at Collage Arts made a presentation to the European Commission on the 12th of November. The team was asked to share its approach to vocational education and training and in particular the approach of non-formal learning in the creative sector. Manoj Ambasna, Executive Director of Collage Arts,…

Strong attendances at the Lockdown EFG London Jazz Festival events from Collage Arts

On November 16, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,EFG London Jazz Festival,Events,Karamel, With Comments Off on Strong attendances at the Lockdown EFG London Jazz Festival events from Collage Arts

Attendance figures for Collage Arts opening weekend of the EFG London Jazz Festival have given a real boost to the team that run the Karamel venue in London’s Wood Green. The opening weekend had a strong line up: Philip Clouts Quartet https://youtu.be/ytbsN1fvOEI Yaz Fentazi Duo https://youtu.be/0POpFpWLeoU Cosimo Keita Trio https://youtu.be/guRcSpWFzss…

How does a community arts group respond to Covid-19?

On November 13, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Community,Creative Futures,News, By , With Comments Off on How does a community arts group respond to Covid-19?

Preeti Dasgupta heads up the Collage Community team and explores how Arts Council England investment has created 8 videos revealing the genuine lived experiences and insights of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Black lives matter movement In March 2020, Collage Arts in London’s Wood Green asked itself some searching questions…

Trapped

On November 6, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Voices, With Comments Off on Trapped

Despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, young people in the Collage Voices programme have continued working on and in person. Their latest output is a short film which sums up the uncertainty and challenges that have left many of them feeling Trapped. Artistic director Steve Medlin said: “When I…