Watch Wednesdays: Helen Petts

Above: Poleaxed, Helen Petts, 1996 On Wednesday 17th February, UWE students from Art and Design, Film and Journalism and Health and Applied Sciences, were invited to join the VCRG’s ‘Watch Wednesdays’ film discussion group for a conversation with artist-filmmaker Helen Petts on her short film ‘Poleaxed’. ‘Poleaxed’ is currently screening as part of Arnolfini’s artist film programme A Picture of Health|Look …

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Watch Wednesdays: A Picture of Health

To coincide with Arnolfini’s current exhibition A Picture of Health, the VCRG’s recent Watch Wednesdays film discussion group for UWE students examined themes of health and wellbeing, wellness, recovery, disabilities, care, trauma and environment. To access a walkthrough of Arnolfini’s exhibition A Picture of Health | Women Photographers from The Hyman Collection click here. Watch Wednesdays are …

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Writing Heritage: Victoria Walters contributes book chapter

Above: On Longing, Victoria Walters (willow charcoal on Fabriano paper, 500mm x 705mm; ©Walters 2019).  Dr Victoria Walters has contributed a chapter to a new book Per Scribendum, Sumus: Ethnopoesis, Or: Writing Heritage celebrating the work of Professor in Cultural Heritage and Anthropological Studies, Maíréad Nic Craith. Nic Craith has sought to integrate critical heritage studies, …

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