Joanne Coates (January - June 2020)

Arts organisation Berwick Visual Arts have announced Joanne Coates as their new artist in residence, in partnership with Newcastle University.

Documentary storyteller and photographer Joanne Coates will investigate the challenges and barriers faced by women in agriculture.

Her residency, with Berwick Visual Arts in partnership with Newcastle University’s Centre for Rural Economy and Institute for Creative Arts Practice, will explore how artists and academics can collaborate to inform and develop new approaches to rural research. It also will facilitate the exchange and sharing of knowledge between artists and researchers at Newcastle University to inform critical responses to the rural issues.

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