Friday 26 February
10:00 – 13:20 GMT
14:00 – 17:00 GMT
The Running Artfully Network (RAN) is a new international artist-led group that brings communities and experts together to reframe running as an artistic intervention to unpick our time of multiple global crises, and to create a more equitable and creative future.
This online launch event features contributions from:
Fio Adamson, Véronique Chance, Beth Clayton, Kathryn Cooper, Lynn Denisson, Andrew Filmer, Gongle, Kathryn Lawson Hughes, Taey Iohe, Manjeet Mann, Victoria Ohuruogu, Natalie Pace, David Sidley, Dan Simpson, James Steventon, Matti Tainio, Kai Syng Tan, Nik Wakefield, Sharon Wilson and Chris Wright.
Curatorial Panel and RAN founding members:
Kai Syng Tan (#r3fest founder and Running Cultures Research Group lead)
James Steventon (Director, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art)
Veronique Chance (Senior Lecturer, Anglia Ruskin University)
Lisa Stansbie (Fields of Vision and Axisweb lead)
Matti Tainio (University of Turku, Pori University Consortium, Finland)
Elisa Herera Altamirano (Capicúa Mov Lab lead, Mexico/Spain)
Beth Clayton (UK)
The event is free but please register here to receive Zoom joining instructions.
10:00 – 10:30
RAN, Kai Syng Tan
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, James Steventon
10:30 – 11:30
MENTAL HEALTH, PLACE + CLIMATE HEALTH
11:30 – 12:30
BODY, MIND + INEQUALITY
12:30 – 13:20
14:00 – 14:50
PLACE + INEQUALITY
14:50 – 16:10
TECHNOLOGY, PLAY + SOUND
Kathryn Lawson Hughes:
16:10 – 17:00
TOWARDS A MORE CREATIVE + EQUITABLE FUTURE?
RAN Inaugural Award Ceremony
The event will also be live streamed and available to watch live here and afterwards on our YouTube channel.