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'The last remaining avant-garde movement'
Photograph: Robert Day
Agents for Change
How embedding disabled artists in organisations can transform programming and accessRead more
Arts & Disability Ireland
Jess Thom on Accessibility
Jess Thom aka Touretteshero talks to Niamh Ní Chonchubhair, programmer at axis: Ballymun about ‘Backstage in Biscuit Land’Read more
Photograph: Mark Pinder
BALTIC's Sarah Munro on supporting disabled artists
"You have to be prepared to go on a journey and not know where it will take you"Read more
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Film: Three adventures in Accessible Music Technology
Follow three disabled musicians pushing the boundaries of technologyRead more
New film commission explores Disabled Leaders in Dance
Alexander Whitley, Candoco Dance Company, Beheld (Film still)Read more
Here on Disability Arts International, a platform designed for international arts programmers, venue managers and policy-makers, you can:
- Browse our growing directory of disabled Artists and disabled-led companies with work ready to tour or exhibit internationally
- Read more in our Blogs and Case Studies about how artists and arts organisations are working together to make excellent work and grow and develop this vibrant arts sector
- View our growing collection of Films introducing the work of disabled artists and exploring ways in which arts organisations are improving access to the arts for disabled audiences and visitors.
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Featured Profiles View all
Candoco Dance Company
Candoco produces excellent and profound contemporary dance for audiences and participants that excites, challenges and broadens perceptions of art and ability. Read more
Performer and creator of multi-disciplinary performance work, often rooted in the study and use/misuse of her crutches, and the exploration of the potentiality of her own specific physicality. Read more
Stopgap Dance Company
Creates exhilarating dance productions of international standard, employing disabled and non-disabled artists who find innovative ways to collaborate. Read more
Birds of Paradise Theatre Company
A force for change in Scottish theatre, creating world class projects and performances that place disabled artists centre stage. Read more
Latest blogs Visit blog
Jonathan Meth on Crossing the Line
Crossing the Line: leaping over boundaries