phase one - collaborative laboratory
February - June 2018
Choose an academic department that is not the creative arts and be immersed in research and knowledge-exchange that will enhance creative practice and expand your knowledge of the social, political, scientific or technological practices that inform your work. Attend training intensives and co-working sessions and share your work during demo week.
phase two - project development
July to August 2018
Develop national and international partnerships, access the testbeds bid writing surgery and attend collaborative co-working sessions. Develop a proposal for how further research can enhance your practice and submit exceptional funding applications.
phase three - leadership and mentoring
September to December 2018
Lead and mentor the accelerator artists to deliver outreach projects with young people in Luton. Develop integral mentoring and leadership skills and gain further insight into the needs of Luton communities - establishing yourself as an artist as placemaker, global citizen or catalyst for change.