What will the arts be like in 25 years’ time? Can one person make a difference? Is imagination more important than knowledge? Join TV presenter Billie JD Porter to debate these questions and more at UPrising!
A one-day festival event, created by ART31’s Youth Board, considering the biggest challenges young people are currently facing, including mental health and wellbeing, employment and education. Come together with young people, creative professionals and artists to challenge ideas and ignite change in the arts, through panel discussions, Q&As and workshops.
Join speakers and participants including Darren Henley (Chief Executive, Arts Council England), writer and poet Dean Atta, MC and rapper Envy, ex-Anonymous hacker Jake Davis and more, alongside young people and members of the ART31 Youth Board to explore questions such as:
2042: Fast Forward – How do we create the future?
Rebels With A Cause – Can one person make a difference?
Is imagination more important than knowledge?
Are arts good for our health?
How can you create a career in the arts?