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British Council & Crafts Council present Crafting Futures: China

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The Art Workers Guild

6 Queen Square

Bloomsbury

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WC1N 3AT

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Through international collaboration, the British Council’s Crafting Futures programme creates new networks and opportunities forshared learningbetween the UK and other countries around the globe. https://design.britishcouncil.org/projects/crafting-futures/

As part of the Crafting Future programme, the Crafts Council and British Council have organised a craft study tour for Chinese Delegates. The tour includes visits to UK galleries, craft organisations, maker’s studios and a visit to Collect. The tour will culminate in a forum considering craft practice in the UK and China.

Join us for the forum and networking event to hear from UK and Chinese speakers about craft practice and collaboration.

Proposed Agenda

12.45 Registration

13.00 Introductions by Crafts Council and British Council

13.30 UK Speakers

Peter Ting - Director, Ting Ying

Elisa Palomino - Designer/ Tutor Central St Martins

Daniel Carpenter – Founder, Heritage Craft Association

Jo Davies – Designer-maker, Jo Davies Ceramics

15.30 Introductions from Chinese delegates

17.00 Networking reception

Event ends at 6pm.


There will be simultaneous interpretation throughout the forum.

When

5 March 2019

1 to 5pm Forum

5 to 6pm Networking reception

Where

The Art Workers Guild,

6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury,

London WC1N 3AT

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£10

Booking is essential as spaces are limited.

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