Escalator is the pioneering talent plan from Arts Council England, East that ﬁnds, supports and invests in the best artistic talent across all artforms throughout the East of England. Escalator is establishing the East of England as the leading UK region for talent development. Since it launched in 2003, Escalator has helped over 250 artists to develop their work, forge new partnerships and reach new audiences.
Tracing the Tacit was curated by first year RCA Curating students: Margrethe Troensegaard, Miloslav Vorlicek, Ritz Wu and Paula Lopez Zambrano.
The participants were: Rebecca Bligh, Terry Bond, Edward Clive, Ruth Hoflich, Jack James and Emily Speed.
The invited speakers were: Mete Atature, Lizzie Fisher, Paul Goodwin, Marysia Lewandowska, Katie Paterson, and Kate Cooper and Marianne Forrest from Auto Italia.
Image: Photograph of magnified lens fungus from a camera lens © Richard J. Kinch