The Map Consortium constantly seeks new challenges and connections for its work. The following are a taste of ongoing partnerships and projects that are currently emerging and unfolding.
The RSA – Citizenpower: A civic transformation project in Peterborough supported by Peterborough City Council and ACE East. The Map are leading work on Citizenpower’s Arts & Social change strand in partnership with the RSA; looking to explore methodologies and impacts of Place-making and social cohesion work with artists living and working in Peterborough.
Creative Conferences: A strand of work looking to re-imagine and re-define the conference format in academia and beyond. The Map are currently working internationally with IFKAD, and in the UK with Manchester Metropolitan University (School of Art) to explore how creative interventions can usefully challenge conference conventions.
AIO & RNIB Culture Link: A development of work The Map facilitated for Architecture Inside Out, this collaboration brings together 30 Museum curators alongside blind and partially-sighted artists to explore re-inventing the presentation of collections. The event will be held at Tate Modern and The Map are co-designing and facilitating the day with Zoe Partington-Sollinger.
New clients and partners: Thomas Eggar, Kent County Council, Hertfordshire University, Workers of Art…