Gypsy Maker Report 2019

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company’s groundbreaking Gypsy Maker project employs artistic excellence and experimentation to challenge racism and discrimination. The project began in 2014 in response to the lack of any significant programme of support for GRT artists throughout Wales and the UK. Gypsy Maker’s main objective continues to be the development of innovative work by GRT artists to …

We Roma: A Critical Reader in Contemporary Art

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BAK, basis voor actuele kunst and Valiz are proud to announce the release of We Roma: A Critical Reader in Contemporary Art. We Roma: A Critical Reader in Contemporary Art, edited by Daniel Baker (artist, curator, and researcher; London) and Maria Hlavajova (artistic director of BAK, Utrecht), inquires into the contemporary moment through the lens of Roma artistic and intellectual practices, gathering …

GYPSY WAYS

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Gypsy Ways is a film made with young people from the Shirenewton Gypsy and Traveller site in Cardiff. It uses a combination of animation and live-action to follow the reminiscences of Laurel Price as she recalls growing up in a traditional Vardo and her life on Leckwith Common in Cardiff in the 1970’s before setting on the permanent site of …