Posted: Monday 16 December, 2013

IDOPWD Celebration

Attending the Access2Arts International Day of People With Disability soiree was a real breath of fresh air – literally. The spectacular rooftop garden venue above the Access2Arts office had beautiful views and a light breeze (and lots of people praying for the rain to hold off!). But, to be perfectly...

Posted: Tuesday 3 December, 2013

An anthem for disabled people?

Today on International Day of People with Disability, Access2Arts’ want to share Spasticus Autisticus by Ian Dury as an informal anthem for the day. “The term ‘anthem’ denotes a song in which the words affirm a collective identity, usually expressing attachment to a nation, institution, or cause,” says Gaelle Mellis,...

Posted: Thursday 21 March, 2013

National Cultural Policy – response to Government

The news about the new National Cultural Policy’s effects on Deaf and disabled artists and audiences has been making its way around the disability arts community and social media. If you haven’t seen this information yet, click here to read our media release. You can read the full Policy on the Creative...