The Idea of North

In the second half of 2019, Yorkshire & Humber Visual Arts Network (YVAN) hosted a training placement, supported by Northern Bridge Consortium, and undertaken by Thomas Hopkin, investigating the idea of North as it applies to the visual arts in that geographic region.

An exciting opportunity for collaboration between higher education and the visual arts sector in the North, and at a time of increasing uncertainty and challenge for both parties, the research has highlighted the complex and contested nature of the designation ‘North’.

Posted on 6th November 2020

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