Working with Romani and Traveller Children

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A workshop for artists, community–workers and educators The RCAC ‘Missing Manual’ Training 17th December 2019 Romani Cultural and Arts Company invited a small group of artists, community–workers and educators to join a workshop, led by Dr Adrian Marsh, where materials, topic sheets, activity plans and guidelines on ‘best practice’ were shared, a series of practical exercises took place and the …

European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture (ERIAC)

ERIAC has a unique and single mandate as the first transnational, European-level organization for the recognition of Roma arts and culture. The European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture e.V. (ERIAC) is a joint initiative of the Council of Europe, the Open Society Foundations, and the Roma Leaders’ initiative – the Alliance for the European Roma Institute. ERIAC is an …

Shamus McPhee, Artist

Shamus McPhee is a Scottish Traveller, artist and activist. He holds a M.A. in Celtic Hispanic Studies from Aberdeen University. Shamus was born at Bobbin Mill, a Gypsy Traveller site in Perthshire, Scotland where he lives until today. The site was part of an assimilationist experiment carried out by the Scottish authorities from the mid-1950s, which sought to quash the …