What Next? Cardiff Agenda February 22 hosted by A&B Cymru

WHAT NEXT? CARDIFF AGENDA

When:             Wednesday 22 February 2017, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair:              Louise Swindell

Host:               Arts & Business Cymru

Where:            Eversheds Sutherland, 1 Callaghan Square, Cardiff CF10 5BT

  1. Welcome and introductions
  2. Guest speakers: Dave Morgan, Spindogs and Kathryn Williams, Rubicon Dance – the positive impact of business specialists on arts boards.
  3. Updates and info sharing including:
    1. An update on Get Creative, continuing the conversation
    2. Communities First – paper from Bevan Foundation https://www.bevanfoundation.org/publications/communities-first-next-steps/
  4. The Grid – updates and call for pledges
  5. Any Other Business
  6. Networking until 10:00

WN? coming weeks – The Power of Business / Arts Partnership, hosted by A&B Cymru:

  • 1 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker TBC
  • 8 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker Clare Williams, Hijinx, who will talk about the theatre company’s varied partnerships with business.
  • 15 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker Tim Rhys Evans, The Aloud Charity, who will talk about the impact of business sponsorship.
  • 22 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker: TBC

Future discussion topics:

How can WN? Communicate with the Council

Look at how other locations have mobilised cultural support from the public (case studies)

 

Finding Eversheds Sutherland:

By Rail:

Cardiff Central station is 5 minutes walk to Eversheds Sutherland’s office.

Disabled visitors

If you have any particular requirements please contact our receptionist.

Useful links:

ACW animation – https://savageandgray.co.uk/projects/arts-council-for-wales-animation-the-arts-matter/#

Ken Skates’ Statement for Culture – http://gov.wales/docs/drah/publications/161213-a-vision-for-culture-in-wales-en.pdf

Save the Date:

Our Space Family Access Workshop, Park and Dare Theatre Treorchy – 20 February

Get Creative weekend – 7-9 April

RHS Cardiff Flower Show – 7-9 April
Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography – 1 – 31 May

Arts & Business Cymru Awards, Wales Millennium Centre, 23 June

RawFfest – 17-20 August

Fun Palaces – 7-8 October

Future What Next? Meetings:
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) : British Council

  • Call for other organisations to host past May

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda February 15 hosted by A&B Cymru

WHAT NEXT? CARDIFF AGENDA

When: Wednesday 15 February 2017, 8.30am – 9.30am
Chair: Louise Swindell
Host: Arts & Business Cymru
Where: Eversheds Sutherland, 1 Callaghan Square, Cardiff CF10 5BT

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Guest speaker: Kevin Brennan discussing Labour’s strategy for Arts & Culture
3. Updates and info sharing including:
a. An update on Get Creative, continuing the conversation
4. The Grid – updates and call for pledges
5. Any Other Business

WN? coming weeks – The Power of Business / Arts Partnership, hosted by A&B Cymru:
• 22 February, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speakers Dave Morgan, Spindogs and Kathryn Williams, Rubicon who will discuss the positive impact of business specialists on arts boards.
• 1 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker TBC
• 8 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker Clare Williams, Hijinx, who will talk about the theatre company’s varied partnerships with business.
• 15 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker Tim Rhys Evans, The Aloud Charity, who will talk about the impact of business sponsorship.
• 22 March, Eversheds Sutherland. Guest speaker: TBC

Future discussion topics:
How can WN? communicate with the Council
Look at how other locations have mobilised cultural support from the public (case studies)

Finding Eversheds Sutherland:
By Rail:
Cardiff Central station is 5 minutes walk to Eversheds Sutherland’s office.
Disabled visitors
If you have any particular requirements please contact our receptionist.

Useful links:
ACW animation – https://savageandgray.co.uk/projects/arts-council-for-wales-animation-the-arts-matter/#
Ken Skates’ Statement for Culture – http://gov.wales/docs/drah/publications/161213-a-vision-for-culture-in-wales-en.pdf
Save the Date:
Our Space Family Access Workshop, Park and Dare Theatre Treorchy – 20 February
Get Creative weekend – 7-9 April
RHS Cardiff Flower Show – 7-9 April
Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography – 1 – 31 May
Arts & Business Cymru Awards, Wales Millennium Centre, 23 June
RawFfest – 17-20 August
Fun Palaces – 7-8 October

Future What Next? Meetings:

29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) : British Council
• Call for other organisations to host past May

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.
Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.
What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com
What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org
What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture
Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda

When: Wednesday 12 October 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Ruth Garnault

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Heart Space, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
24 Hour Culture Survey
3. Inclusive Growth Commission report by RSA – in order to inform its analysis of place-based dimensions of inclusive growth, the Commission undertook three ‘deep dive’ research visits in Bradford, Cardiff city region and Newcastle. This report provides an analysis of findings from this research click here
4. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and Room B115
The Heart Space is the social space on the first floor of Cardiff School of Art and Design’s building at the Llandaff Campus. To find it walk up the wide staircase from the foyer. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café should be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2016, HOME Manchester
• Welsh Museums Festival – 22-30 October 2016
• Cardiff Contemporary, 20 October to 19 November at venues across the city. You are invited to the launch at 5pm on Friday 21 October at G39 with Cardiff City Council Leader’s speech taking place at 6.15pm, Cardiff Contemporary’s city centre venues will be open from 7-9pm.
• 24 Hour Culture Survey, 21 and 22 October 2016
The arts and education – creative learning and cultural education in Wales – Tuesday, 15 November 2016, Central Cardiff. This event is CPD certified. Guests of Honour: Diane Hebb, Director of Engagement and Participation, Arts Council of Wales and Phil George, Chairman, Arts Council of Wales. Delegates at this seminar will discuss the future for arts and cultural education in Wales.
The seminar follows the Welsh Government’s acceptance of Professor Graham Donaldson’s Successful Futures review, which included expressive arts as one of the six key Areas of Learning and Experience that will make up the new Welsh national curriculum.
ArtWorks Cymru conference on – 29 & 30 November in Llandrindod Wells to review the last two years of activity and discuss what participatory arts in Wales needs next. All booking, programme and practical information can be found here http://artworks.cymru/ArtWorks-Cymru-Conference-Doing-it-for-Ourselves
What Next? Cardiff proposed trip to Red House, Merthyr – 23 November – meet at 5pm at Cardiff Centre and return at about 8pm.
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography, 1 to 31 May 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Useful links
Priorities for the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee Consultation | National Assembly for Wales
Cardiff Council budget information https://www.cardiff.gov.uk/ENG/Your-Council/Council-finance/Council-Budget/Pages/default.aspx

Update information from the National Assembly Wales – from Rhayna Mann, Senior Outreach and Liaison Officer, Assembly Communications
Dr Andy Williamson has written a blog on the Committee’s engagement which you can find here:
Eng: https://assemblyblog.wales/2016/10/06/opening-up-committees-is-a-step-forward-for-stronger-democracy-in-wales/
Cy: https://blogcynulliad.com/2016/10/06/mae-agor-pwyllgorau-i-fyny-yn-gam-ymlaen-i-ddemocratiaeth-gryfach-yng-nghymru/

Finally, here is our blog which goes into a little more detail about the Summer consultation and poll:
English blog –https://assemblyblog.wales/2016/10/04/culture-welsh-language-and-communications-engagement-firsts-at-the-national-assembly-for-wales/
Welsh blog – https://blogcynulliad.com/2016/10/04/diwylliant-y-gymraeg-a-chyfathrebu-llwyddiannau-newydd-o-ran-ymgysylltu-gan-gynulliad-cenedlaethol-cymru/

I hope this has given you an overview of the work that we are currently doing. However, I would really like to arrange for us to get to together to talk about your work and possible collaborations; please feel free to email or phone (0300 200 7229).

Future What Next? Meetings
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda

When: Wednesday 5 October 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Chris Glynn

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Heart Space, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
WN? national gathering and 24 Hour Culture Survey
3. Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee survey
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CWLCAskWales – English
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CWLCHoliCymru – Welsh

4. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and Room B115
The Heart Space is the social space on the first floor of Cardiff School of Art and Design’s building at the Llandaff Campus. To find it walk up the wide staircase from the foyer. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café should be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• Developing Creativity in Learning: the impact of the Donaldson Report – Thu 6 October 2016, 09:30 – 17:00, National Museum Cardiff. Organised by Artes Mundi, this conference will examine the impact of the Donaldson report, Successful Futures. It will explore the potential for creative learning, with a focus on the creative use of contemporary art throughout the whole curriculum. *Eligible Concessions: full time students with valid student id and unemployed.
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2016, HOME Manchester
• Welsh Museums Festival – 22-30 October 2016
• Cardiff Contemporary, 20 October to 19 November at venues across the city
• 24 Hour Culture Survey, 21 and 22 October 2016
The arts and education – creative learning and cultural education in Wales – Tuesday, 15 November 2016, Central Cardiff. This event is CPD certified. Guests of Honour: Diane Hebb, Director of Engagement and Participation, Arts Council of Wales and Phil George, Chairman, Arts Council of Wales. Delegates at this seminar will discuss the future for arts and cultural education in Wales.
The seminar follows the Welsh Government’s acceptance of Professor Graham Donaldson’s Successful Futures review, which included expressive arts as one of the six key Areas of Learning and Experience that will make up the new Welsh national curriculum.
What Next? Cardiff proposed trip to Red House, Merthyr – 23 November – meet at 5pm at Cardiff Centre and return at about 8pm.
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography, 1 to 31 May 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Useful links
Priorities for the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee Consultation | National Assembly for Wales

Future What Next? Meetings
7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda

When: Wednesday 28 September 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Chris Glynn

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Heart Space, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
WN? national gathering and 24 Hour Culture Survey
3. Engaging with students – exercise with Chris Glynn and students from CSAD
4. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and Room B115
The Heart Space is the social space on the first floor of Cardiff School of Art and Design’s building at the Llandaff Campus. To find it walk up the wide staircase from the foyer. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café should be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• Beyond Borders, 1-4pm, 1 October 2016 at Penarth Pier. Beyond Borders explores how creativity can encourage debate about asylum with local and refugee families using the shoreline, the unique language of clay and a multidisciplinary caste of creatives – musicians, storytellers, illustrators, poets, palaeontologists and representatives from the Refugee Council will come together to inform and inspire. http://natashamayo.wix.com/natasha-mayo#!beyond-borders/c16l1 Please note this is the first in a series of Beyond Borders events taking place during October.
• Developing Creativity in Learning: the impact of the Donaldson Report – Thu 6 October 2016, 09:30 – 17:00, National Museum Cardiff. Organised by Artes Mundi, this conference will examine the impact of the Donaldson report, Successful Futures. It will explore the potential for creative learning, with a focus on the creative use of contemporary art throughout the whole curriculum. *Eligible Concessions: full time students with valid student id and unemployed.
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2016, HOME Manchester
• Welsh Museums Festival – 22-30 October 2016
• Cardiff Contemporary, 20 October to 19 November at venues across the city
• 24 Hour Culture Survey, 21 and 22 October 2016
The arts and education – creative learning and cultural education in Wales – Tuesday, 15 November 2016, Central Cardiff. This event is CPD certified. Guests of Honour: Diane Hebb, Director of Engagement and Participation, Arts Council of Wales and Phil George, Chairman, Arts Council of Wales. Delegates at this seminar will discuss the future for arts and cultural education in Wales.
The seminar follows the Welsh Government’s acceptance of Professor Graham Donaldson’s Successful Futures review, which included expressive arts as one of the six key Areas of Learning and Experience that will make up the new Welsh national curriculum.
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography, 1 to 31 May 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Useful links
Priorities for the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee Consultation | National Assembly for Wales

Future What Next? Meetings
7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda

When: Wednesday 21 September 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Chris Glynn

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Heart Space, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
WN? national gathering and 24 Hour Culture Survey
3. Engaging with students
4. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and Room B115
The Heart Space is the social space on the first floor of Cardiff School of Art and Design’s building at the Llandaff Campus. To find it walk up the wide staircase from the foyer. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café should be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• Beyond Borders, 1-4pm, 1 October 2016 at Penarth Pier. Beyond Borders explores how creativity can encourage debate about asylum with local and refugee families using the shoreline, the unique language of clay and a multidisciplinary caste of creatives – musicians, storytellers, illustrators, poets, palaeontologists and representatives from the Refugee Council will come together to inform and inspire. http://natashamayo.wix.com/natasha-mayo#!beyond-borders/c16l1 Please note this is the first in a series of Beyond Borders events taking place during October.
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2017, HOME Manchester
• Cardiff Contemporary, 20 October to 19 November at venues across the city
• 24 Hour Culture Survey, 21 and 22 October 2016
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Diffusion – Ffotogallery’s international festival of photography, 1 to 31 May 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Useful links
Priorities for the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee Consultation | National Assembly for Wales

Future What Next? Meetings
7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda

When: Wednesday 14 September 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Chris Glynn

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Room B115, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. Speaker: Engagement and the Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee – Claire Scantlebury, Senior Digital Media Manager at the National Assembly for Wales
3. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
WN? national gathering
Creative Industries Federation EU ref event in Swansea
4. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and Room B115
Broom B115 is on the first floor of Cardiff School of Art and Design’s, close to the Heart Space where the What Next?Cardiff meetings are usually held. To find it walk up the wide staircase from the foyer into the Heart Space, turn to the left and double back on yourself and go through the glass doors. You will see Room B115 immediately in front of you. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.)

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café should be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• CSAD Masters Show – The show runs 10am to 6pm until Wednesday 14 September at Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Met, Western Avenue, Cardiff CF23 5JL.
• Beyond Borders, 1-4pm, 1 October 2016 at Penarth Pier. Beyond Borders explores how creativity can encourage debate about asylum with local and refugee families using the shoreline, the unique language of clay and a multidisciplinary caste of creatives – musicians, storytellers, illustrators, poets, palaeontologists and representatives from the Refugee Council will come together to inform and inspire. http://natashamayo.wix.com/natasha-mayo#!beyond-borders/c16l1 Please note this is the first in a series of Beyond Borders events taking place during October.
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2017, HOME Manchester
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Future What Next? Meetings
7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

Agenda: What Next? Cardiff meeting, 8.30am 7 September 2016

When: Wednesday 7 September 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Chris Glynn

Host: Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Where: Heart Space, B Block (main CSAD building), Llandaff Campus, Western Avenue Cardiff CF5 2YB

1. Welcome and introductions
2. An Arts Calendar in Wales – see attached paper
3. 24 Hour Culture Survey – Siwan Blockwell
4. Upcoming dates and info sharing including:-
WN? national gathering
Creative Industries Federation EU ref event in Swansea
Get Creative 2017
5. Any Other Business

Finding CSAD and the Heart Space
The Heart Space is Cardiff School of Art and Design’s first floor social space, accessed via the wide staircase from the B Block foyer. As you walk through the Campus, you will find B Block on the right hand side of the square. It’s accessed via the glass tube, and has a large shiny University crest on its side.)

The doors will be open from 8.15am. The Box Café will be open just before the start of the meeting for you to buy refreshments.
There is bike parking around the Campus and we have been able to reserve 5 parking spaces at the very front of the Campus outside the main reception building. A limited amount of paid for car parking is also available at the front of the Campus – you need to collect a parking permit to also display in your car from the front reception desk.
For more information including on public transport links visit http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/about/campuses/Pages/Llandaff-Campus.aspx

Save the Date:
• Today! CARDIFF WITH CULTURE: VISIONING THE CITY symposium at g39 – Wednesday 7 September.
The event came about in response to the successful Cardiff Without Culture campaign launched at the start of this year. What kind of vision do we have for our city as a cultural stronghold? How can we model a culturally sustainable city? And if we succeeded in coming together as an arts community before, what might that mean in the future? 12.30pm – 6pm, with an evening social
https://billetto.co.uk/en/events/cardiff-with-culture-visioning-the-city
• CSAD Masters Show – Private view, 5-8pm, Friday 9 September. Show runs 10am to 6pm from Saturday 10 until Wednesday 14 September at Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Met, Western Avenue, Cardiff CF23 5JL.
• Beyond Borders, 1-4pm, 1 October 2016 at Penarth Pier. Beyond Borders explores how creativity can encourage debate about asylum with local and refugee families using the shoreline, the unique language of clay and a multidisciplinary caste of creatives – musicians, storytellers, illustrators, poets, palaeontologists and representatives from the Refugee Council will come together to inform and inspire. http://natashamayo.wix.com/natasha-mayo#!beyond-borders/c16l1 Please note this is the first in a series of Beyond Borders events taking place during October.
• What Next? National Event, Monday 17 October 2017, HOME Manchester
• Get Creative Weekend, 7-9 April 2017
• Sgwrs Events. Arts Council of Wales is looking to develop greater dialogue with the many creative professionals across Wales – those we currently work with, and those they do not. You are invited to attend one of 3 Sgwrs opportunities across Wales to give you the chance to speak to like-minded individuals and to the Arts Council of Wales. These free events will start with a series of provocations around networking in Wales and will be facilitated by Angharad Lee. Each session will end with a chance to look at what we collectively can do next. These will take place:
29th September 2016 10am-12pm – Mostyn, Llandudno
4th October 2016 10am-12pm – Volcano Building, Swansea
4th October 2016 3.30pm-5.30pm – Arad Goch, Aberystwyth
If you cannot attend one of the Sgwrs events but want to join in the discussion, why not follow Arts Council of Wales – @arts_wales_ #sgwrsgelf
• Cardiff Capital Region Growth and Competitiveness Commission Consultation – Cardiff City Deal is an agreement between the UK Government, the Welsh Government and the ten local authorities that make up the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal, and will see significant investment in the area.
As part of this the Growth and Competitiveness Commission is carrying out an in-depth review of the economy of the region and will be making recommendations on how to develop the area.
This short survey is part of that work. Everyone in the region is encouraged to respond. https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=147273892303

Future What Next? Meetings
7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave
19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru
30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO
4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales
15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds
29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:
Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture
UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

What Next? Cardiff Agenda 20 July 2016

What Next? Cardiff

Agenda

When: Wednesday 20 July 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

Chair: Michael Garvey

Where: Grace Williams Studio (2nd floor) BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff Bay CF10 5AL – please sign in at reception, then use the lift or stairs to the 2nd floor

The building will be open from 8.15am.

1. Welcome and introductions

2. Richard Hawkins, Public Interest Research Centre

3. Follow up from Ken Skates AM meeting 18/7/16, Laura Drane

4. Any Other Business

Getting there: https://goo.gl/maps/biXbe5FaN8T2

 The stage door entrance to Hoddinott Hall is opposite WMC’s stage door down the service road at the back of WMC, on Bute Place.

 There are bike racks available underneath Hoddinott Hall.

 The closest public car park is the Pierhead street car park.

 Buses run to the front of WMC.

Further info/reading:

 Invite to Commute Flow project, 21/7 Cardiff Uni. (see attachment)

Cardiff City Cultural projects application (see attachment)

Save the Date: What Next? National Event, Monday 17th October 2017, HOME Manchester

Get Creative Weekend 7-9 April 2017

Creative Industries Federation ‘Brexit Impact’ meeting, Swansea 6th September 16:00, venue TBC

Future What Next? Meetings

27th July – WN? Cardiff chapter summer news sharing (Laura Drane to chair)

AUGUST – no meetings 7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave 19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru

30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO 4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales

15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds

29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

What Next? UK movement website: http://www.whatnextculture.org

What Next? Twitter:

Cardiff: http://www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture

UK: http://www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.

 

Agenda 13 July 2016

What Next? Cardiff

Agenda

 

When: Wednesday 13 July 2016, 8.30am – 9.30am

 

Chair: Michael Garvey

 

Where: Grace Williams Studio (2nd floor) BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff Bay CF10 5AL – please sign in at reception, then use the lift or stairs to the 2nd floor

 

The building will be open from 8.15am.

 

  1. Welcome and introductions

 

  1. Reflections following Commonwealth Games Wales presentation, all

 

  1. 24 Hour Culture Survey update, Paul Kaynes

 

  1. Llawn news, John Rostrom (please note more detailed meeting immediately following WN? meeting on Wednesday morning, see below)

 

  1. What Next? Chapter Chair’s meeting feedback, Sarah Tanburn

 

  1. Any Other Business

 

 

Getting there: https://goo.gl/maps/biXbe5FaN8T2

  • The stage door entrance to Hoddinott Hall is opposite WMC’s stage door down the service road at the back of WMC, on Bute Place.
  • There are bike racks available underneath Hoddinott Hall.
  • The closest public car park is the Pierhead street car park.
  • Buses run to the front of WMC.

 

Further info/reading:

 

Save the Date: What Next? National Event, Monday 17th October 2017, HOME Manchester

                        Get Creative Weekend 7-9 April 2017                   

 

Future What Next? Meetings

20th July – Richard Hawkins, Public Interest Research Centre

27th July – WN? Cardiff chapter summer news sharing (Laura Drane to chair)

 

AUGUST – no meetings 7 Sept till 12 Oct – Cardiff School of Art & Design/ Cardiff Met at Western Ave 19 Oct till 23 Nov – Amgueddfa Cymru

30 Nov till 21 Dec – WNO 4 Jan till 8 Feb National Dance Company Wales

15 Feb till 22 March Arts & Business Cymru at Eversheds

29 March till 10 May (inc Easter break) British Council

The purpose of What Next?

 

Broad aim: to find new ways of engaging with our audience and visitors: the ever-expanding millions who value and take part in the cultural work that happens day-in, day-out up and down this country.

 

Guiding star: to encourage the people of this country, as individuals and as communities, to see connections between the many different ways art and culture affect and enhance our lives; to urge everyone to register their endorsement of – and pleasure in – their art and culture, especially where these are under threat.

 

What Next? Cardiff website (agendas, members etc): https://whatnextcardiff.wordpress.com

 

What Next? UK movement website: www.whatnextculture.org

 

What Next? Twitter:

Cardiff: www.twitter.com/wncardiff or @WNCardiff and #wnculture

UK: www.twitter.com/whatnextculture and #wnculture

 

Please note: We want everyone to feel free to ask questions and share their thoughts at What Next? meetings without worrying that they’ll be quoted elsewhere or out of context. It’s generally accepted that no-one reports on the meetings, tweets anything personal or identifiable, or shares any content without checking first with the contributor.