CREATIVE WORKS CONFERENCE - May 10, 2019
Shaping the future of the Creative Communities

Accessibility in the Arts: Creating Experience that Count

 

ACCESSIBILITY IN THE ARTS:
Creating Experiences that Count

SESSION A - PANEL
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Room: Miss Lou’s Room

As we work toward a more inclusive arts world, how can the cultural sector be more intentional about creating programs, activities and spaces that are accessible to all, most especially marginalized communities? This session will explore solutions and best practices for creating experiences that count.

Note: This session will include ASL interpretation services.

Panelist:
Kim Fullerton, Founder & Director, Akimbo
Kelly Straughan, Executive Artistic Director, Workman Arts
Anne Zbitnew, Professor, School of Media Studies and Information Technology, Humber College

Moderator:
Liviya Mendelsohn, Director of Accessibility & Inclusion, Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, and Artistic Director, ReelAbilities Toronto Film Festival