Friday 23 September
Following an introduction from the artistic advisors about the chosen theme, 'conditions of working', Jade Montserrat will lead a group discussion of the Alice Walker text 'In Search of Our Mother's Gardens'. After lunch, Wysing's curator John Eng Kiet Bloomfield will lead a walk to nearby Bourne, giving the artists time to discuss plans for the year in pairs. Jade and Amanprit will close the day with a open discussion about these plans.
Saturday 24 September
In the morning, Jade and Amanprit will introduce the concept of embodied practice, before Amanprit leads the group in a reading of bell hooks 'All About Love'. After lunch, the group will work in pairs to brainstorm the conditions for working that they can create collectively over the coming months. The day will end with a silent walk around Wysing's site and and a closing discussion.
Friday 2 and Saturday 3 October
Online planning sessions led by Jade and Amanprit.