Art, Football + Fans

Join football fans, an artist and a writer, at a free and informal talk about identity politics and football, the latest in our popular series of artist led talks.

Roddy Buchanan and Dr Jon Blackwood

Corby Irish Centre
Patrick Road
NN18 9NT

Tuesday 5 September 2017
7pm – 8:30pm

Our latest friendly, free and open discussion explores Art, Football and Fans.

All are welcome, but please register your attendance here.

Roddy Buchanan is an artist based in Glasgow who is interested in how sports, games and recreational activities can express and communicate issues of race, nationality, aspiration, culture and identity. Roddy is also working with Celtic and Rangers fans based in Corby to produce a new film.

Dr Jon Blackwood is a writer and lecturer at Gray’s School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen. He is interested in contemporary art, politics and national identity. Now based in NE Scotland, he continues to divide his time between Scotland and the former Yugoslavia.

You can follow the discussion online live here.

Art, Football + Fans

Image: ARTCUP, Huntly, Roddy Buchanan, 2006