News & Opportunities

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Culture24 announces the Connect! artists for 2016

Culture24 have announced the 2016 Connect! artists are:

  • Shaman and problem-solver Marcus Coates
  • Installation artist Susan Hiller
  • Artist and social commentator Aowen Jin
  • Conceptual artist Peter Liversidge
  • Conceptual film artists and curators Karen Mirza & Brad Butler
  • Sculptor and performance artist Bedwyr Williams

Meet the 6 artists here and find out more about their ideas for events they'd like to create for Museums at Night. Which would be most exciting for your organisation?

Your museum, gallery or heritage site could take part in the "Connect!" competition to win one of these artists and a £3000 bursary towards your Museums at Night event. 

The deadline to complete the Connect! application form is Friday 11 March 2016.

More information and how to apply can be found here