Issue 5: Sustainable Art Communities: Creativity and Policy in the Transnational Caribbean

Issue 5, Summer 2016

Edited by Leon Wainwright and Kitty Zijlmans


‘Sustainable Art Communities: Creativity and Policy in the Transnational Caribbean’ is a Research Networking and Exchange Project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). Published by The Open University (UK), with additional support from The Leverhulme Trust.

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Sustainable art communities: creativity and policy in the transnational Caribbean. An introduction

Leon Wainwright

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Part 1 Histories and theories

Dreams of Utopia: sustaining art institutions in the transnational Caribbean

Erica James

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Criticality and context: migrating meanings of art from the Caribbean

Therese Hadchity

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Notes on imagining Afropea

Charl Landvreugd

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Part 2 Visual investigations

Kolonialismo di nanzi: Anansi colonialism

Tirzo Martha

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Art and agency in contemporary Curaçao: Tirzo Martha’s Blijf maar plakken

Kitty Zijlmans

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Between a rock and a hard place: local-global dynamics of funding and sponsorship in Caribbean art

Winston Kellman

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Randnotizen: notes from the edge

Nicholas Morris

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Part 3 Collaborations

Policy entrepreneurship: expanding multimodality in Caribbean practice through Caribbean intransit

Marielle Barrow

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Champagne tastes and mauby pockets: towards healthy cultural eco-systems

Annalee Davis

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Sustainable art communities: an afterword

Mimi Sheller

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