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“To make something creative happen is truly to live”: our departing Chair, Paul Cann, on working with Entelechy Arts, and why cultural investment should not just be a “nice to have”

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A woman sways gently in her wheelchair to soft music played nearby.  She likes the rustling touch of soft cloth on her face.  She doesn’t use conventional language, but her face says ‘serene’.  This is Entelechy Arts’ ‘Ambient Jam’, a weekly oasis for adults in Lewisham with profound and multiple learning disabilities. The smartly dressed […]

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“Beyond Words”: Mike Brooks reflects on becoming Entelechy Arts’ permanent Director, and on imagination, the unknowable and fighting fascism

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Question: Tell us why you want the job?    Answer: I want to help in the fight against fascism and I want some of your negative capability.  Last month I was made permanent Director of Entelechy Arts, having worked as an interim throughout 2023. Prior to the interview for the role, there were two things that […]

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