• Mechtild Eickhoff

  • Sharna Jackson

CONECTA conference recap: Reaching out to young audiences

17.04.2019 by Hester Gersonius

Keywords: CONECTA, conference, recap, video, young audiences

It was one of the main topics at CONECTA | II smARTplaces Conference for Audience and Mediation: involving young audiences in cultural centers. Watch the keynote by Sharna Jackon and the registration of the panel talk ‘What it is to be young: culture and participation with teenagers’ to discover what our speakers had to say on the matter.

Sharna Jackson: 5 things I’ve learned creating digital things for kids (in the arts and beyond)

Sharna Jackson (Artistic Director at Site Gallery) has been creating digital toys, experiences and exhibitions for children and young people across arts, culture and publishing. In her talk she covers the top five things she’s learned over the best part of two decades.

What it is to be young: culture and participation with teenagers

In the panel ‘What it is to be young: culture and participation with teenagers‘ Mechthild Eickhoff (UZWEI_Cultural education at Dortmunder U), Carlos Granados (Education Department, CA2M) and Ana Quintana (Etopia Kids, FZC) discuss working with children and youth.