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engage is a membership organisation representing gallery, art and education professionals in the UK and over 20 countries worldwide. engage promotes access to, enjoyment and understanding of the visual arts through gallery education.

We are the UK's most effective advocacy and support organisation for gallery education.



engage South East Area Group Meeting, Thursday 24 April
engage South East Area Group MeetingThursday 24 April 2014, 2.00-5.00pmLevel 1 Seminar Room 0, Tate Modern, London Engaging with Spaceengage members and regional colleagues are invited to explore the theme of the next engage Journal, Experiencing Gallery Architecture, in this meeting about how to facilitate and programme activities that engage ... Full story

engage London Area Group meeting, 24 April 2014
engage London Area Group MeetingThursday 24 April 2014, 6.00-8.00pmOctober Gallery, LondonInformal Learning & Participatory Settingsengage members and colleagues are invited to join the next London Area Group meeting on Thursday 24 April, for a discussion on the possibility of models for practice in informal learning and participatory settings - asking ... Full story

Free Teacher Preview at Nottingham Contemporary
30 April 2014, 5-7pmNottingham ContemporaryFreeNottingham Contemporary is holding a special learning event for teachers and workshop leaders to launch their next show - Somewhat Abstract, Selections from The Arts Council Collection - which will span 7 decades of art made in Britain and showcase the work of over 70 artists. ... Full story

Behind the Scenes of the Museum: Artists in Collections
National Museums Wales
14 May 2014
This day-long symposium, for artists, curators and museum professionals, examines how artists can work with museum collections to both extend and enhance artists' practice and open collections up in new and interesting ways. The event will feature curator and writer, James Putnam, Andrew Renton, Head of Applied Art at the National ... Full details

International perspectives on participation and engagement in the arts
Utrecht, Netherlands
20th June 2014 21st June 2014
-Networking between academics, policy makers and arts practitioners-Transfer of best practices in participatory arts  and participatory decision-making in cultural policy -Policy transfer between different countries, municipalities and public service sectors-International speakers for comparative analysis Since the 1980s there has been a growing international focus on participation in public policy, whether ... Full details

Curious Colours Primary day
Turner Contemporary
Tuesday 24 June 2014
In summer 2014 Turner Contemporary becomes a riot of colour with a major exhibition of the works of Piet Mondrian. Give your pupils the opportunity to take part in cross-curricular hands-on sessions with practising artists, scientists, historians and writers at our two activity days. They will take part in at ... Full details

Head of Learning
London-based museum is looking for a creative, dynamic and experienced individual to lead the organisation's Learning Department. Full description

Educator Co-Director
London-based gallery seeks experienced individual for a leading position in Programme Delivery, within the organisation's Education Committee. Full description


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