This panel discussion of industry experts explored the possibilities and challenges that face the cultural sector in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
How has the cultural sector responded to the challenges of Covid-19, in terms of programming, staffing and funding? Are there lessons to be learnt? What are museum directors, curators and practitioners most looking forward to doing as we come out of lockdown? What challenges is the cultural sector likely to face in the months ahead?
Panellists included: Joe Hill, Director, Towner Art Gallery; Nathaniel Hepburn, Director, Charleston; Adam Joolia, CEO, Audio Active; Shoair Mavlian, Director Photoworks; and Marina Norris, Co-Chair, What Next? Brighton and Hove. Chaired by Flora Dennis, Senior Lecturer in Art History, University of Sussex.