Use or Ornament? Finding a Role & Relevance for Learning during Lockdown

Use or Ornament? Finding a Role & Relevance for Learning during Lockdown

I have been reading ‘Funny Weather – art in an emergency’ by Olivia Laing (almost required reading for out times) and was struck by her use of the word ‘hospitality’ in the introduction, in relation to what artists do and can do for us. It made me realise that I have been using the term very much in relation to welcoming people into a venue, as a one-way flow of hospitality. (more…)