MAIA
Artist & community organising for equitable, creative ecosystems
ALTERNATIVE CIVICS-2.png

Alternative Civics

How might artists reimagine and develop models of change that are relevant to contemporary culture and citizenship?

How can artistic practice serve as a resolution to the practical concerns of people?

Posts in Alternative Civics
The Sunday Round - 13

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of opportunities and the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: artists and ethics, World Press Photo exploitation, the myth of poverty, the real financial conditions of working as an artist and more. Plus, SIX new opportunities (jobs, commissions and residencies).

Read More
The Sunday Round - 11

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of opportunities and the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week

This week: 4 open call commissions, why people from social housing should build cities, Stormzy launches a publishing imprint, the need for critics of colour, how Theaster Gates addresses 'Blackness' through art and city building and more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 10

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of opportunities and the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week

This week: Scotland makes culture central to policy-making, an advocacy strategy for visual artists, how a poem removed nitrogen oxide from the environment and more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 9

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of the opportunities and things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: an award winning musician building a new city, design inspiration for Art Hotel, why civil society is dependent on space, the realities of gender inequality and working motherhood in the arts and more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 8

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of the opportunities and things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: new opportunities, artist pensions and a legal dispute, practical strategies for improving urban landscapes and widening the dialogue around the role of artists within the built environment.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 6

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of opportunities and the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: "art libraries", the West End - Broadway pay gap, artist residencies as a think-tank, future design & more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 5

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of the opportunities and things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: conditions of black cultural production, technology to uncover (in)justice, building your own art world, playwright-focused production models & more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 4

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: how artist residencies could better serve, how African architects are investing in the next generation, the relationship between class, taste and inequality and more.

Read More
The Sunday Round - 3

Artists, cities, society, infrastructure, citizenship and more.
A round up of the things we've seen, read or been interested in this week.

This week: the relationship between justice, young people and public spaces, if nonprofits were brutally honest with their funders, activism and radical curators and more.

Read More