The National Indigenous Arts Awards had been established in 2007 to recognise and have a good time the excellent work and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists. Congratulations to the 2017 award recipients: (left to proper) Lynette Narkle (Purple Ochre award), Lisa Maza (Fellowship), Dr Ken Thaiday Senior (Red Ochre award), and Ancestress / Teila Watson (Dreaming award). The factor one has to know that TMAs have formalities and traditions behind them. Keep in mind, there’s a difference between TMAs and classical martial arts” (CMA). My FCS Kali instructor, Guro Mark Cody, talked in regards to the distinction between the two in his guide referred to as Wado Ryu Karate/Jujutsu ” within the introduction space. TMAs have its roots prior to now; but, they do consider the current and the future. In brief, TMAs adapt to modern times while attempting to maintain the sensible purposes of strategies. With regard to CMAs, they’ve the target of making an attempt to preserve historical past with none concern for modern-day functions.
This week I was invited to a Inventive Industries Federation spherical table assembly with NHS Chief Government, Simon Stevens to discuss the increasing place of the arts and well being agenda in national analysis, policy and observe. Great to hear involved and fascinating people from the cultural sector, and solely a bit of jarred with me. Though ‘Chatham House’ rules apply, this assembly does come in Arts for Well being’s thirtieth 12 months at MMU and the month before the … Read More