We Built This City: The Developers' Dinner

We Built This City: The Developers' Dinner

Artists, creative professionals, property developers, planners, architects and others invested in the built environment gather to discuss what it means to ‘shape’ place in a rapidly-changing city. Siana Bangura reflects on the Developers’ Dinner.

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Dramaturgy in Politics, Performativity & Repurposing Systems: Bria de la Mare

Dramaturgy in Politics, Performativity & Repurposing Systems: Bria de la Mare

“Through these different perspectives the artist can offer back her findings to others, who can use this offering to enhance their understanding of the world and to add their own critique. It sounds maybe a bit hierarchical, but it’s essentially a service that you provide a community, like any other job or role.”

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Alternative Civics - How Will Creatives & Citizens Design the Future?

Alternative Civics - How Will Creatives & Citizens Design the Future?

'Artists and arts professionals are a critical asset. They can play a fundamental role in the reimagining and futureproofing of our towns and cities. How might they work stronger within communities to develop new systems for economic and civic health? What can we reimagine, learn and exchange together to create the ecosystem we want to be in?"

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Artist/Producer OPEN CALL: The Proposal

Artist/Producer OPEN CALL: The Proposal

Introducing The PROPOSAL, a brand new event from MAIA in partnership with Grand Union, that sets out to crowdfund new artistic works and projects. This is an open call for artists and creative producers to present ideas, make useful connections and be in with a shot at winning some seed cash.

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