To celebrate thirty years of groundbreaking international theatre across London, LIFTÂ Â partnered with Arts Admin., as part of the IMAGINE 2020 network, to commission a new piece of public art work in central London. Â Michael Pinsky, a renowned British artist, who has created artworks in public spaces and galleries across Europe, won the commission. Â His work will respond to the issue of climate change. Â This secret project will be launched 7 February 2012. Â Stay tuned for more details.
â€œashdenizen blog and twitter are consistently among the best sources for information and reflection on developments in the field of arts and climate change in the UKâ€ (2020 Network)
ashdenizen is edited by Robert Butler, and is the blog associated with the Ashden Directory, a website focusing on environment and performance.
The Ashden Directory is edited by Robert Butler and Wallace Heim, with associate editor Kellie Gutman. The Directory includes features, interviews, news, a timeline and a database of ecologically – themed productions since 1893 in the United Kingdom. Our own projects include ‘New Metaphors for Sustainability’, ‘Flowers Onstage’ and ‘Six ways to look at climate change and theatre’.
The Directory has been live since 2000.