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London Area Group Meeting - Our space: Play as radical practice



London Area Group Meeting

Our space: Play as radical practice
Monday 23 July 2018, 2 - 4.30pm, National Gallery

Engage members and regional colleagues are invited to join London Reps for an Area Group Meeting to explore innovative approaches connecting children and families with the spaces they inhabit.
 

In this session, inspired by Children’s Art Week, practitioners will share their experiences of responding to architecture and urban environments with early years and family audiences. Try out inventive play techniques and hear about the challenges involved in developing children’s agency and ownership of public space.
Contributors include: James Sale, Co-DB; Zoe Bates, National Gallery; Alex Thorp, Serpentine Galleries; Amelia Martin, Camden Arts Centre.

Booking
Area Group Meetings are free of charge to Engage members, and members from any region are invited to attend.
Non-members are welcome to attend one 'taster' meeting for an entrance fee of £5 (non-members who have attended a meeting before please contact Engage)
Click here to book your place

For further information about the event please email London Area Rep Rachel Craddock rachel.craddock@ng-london.org.uk

Travel information
The meeting will take place in Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 2 https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/floorplans/sainsbury-wing
Light refreshments will be included.
The nearest stations are Charing Cross (National Rail, Northern, and Bakerloo lines) and Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines) Routes 3, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 24, 87, 91, 139, and 176 stop at Trafalgar Square.

Further information
James Sale from Co-DB http://www.co-db.uk/projects.html 
Zoe Bates from National Gallery https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/families 
Alex Thorp from Serpentine Galleries http://www.serpentinegalleries.org/learn/play 
Amelia Martin from Camden Arts Centre https://www.camdenartscentre.org/whats-on/c/children-families

Posted on 17 July 2018

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