Building Digital Capacity for the Arts - seminar 2. The audio-visual content seminar focussed on the practical aspects of making content and understanding audiences, alongside case studies of successful online audio and audio-visual content, this seminar aims to help arts organisations through the maze.
The seminar draws on a mixture of arts sector case studies and practical discussions about skills and equipment and aims to: - address the questions of why this content is important in reaching and engaging with audiences and how best to achieve this - discuss how to go about creating or commissioning content and who might be responsible for this within your arts organisation.
Speakers include Peter Salmon, Director BBC North, Dominic Smith, Digital Projects Manager, Tyneside Cinema and Gez Casey, Literary Manager at Live Theatre.
BBC Academy and Arts Council England have joined forces to offer training and guidance to the arts sector across England on how to maximize the creation and distribution of high quality arts content for audiences on digital platforms, including online, mobile and internet protocol television.
The Building Digital Capacity for the Arts programme, announced in September 2010, will support the development of the arts sector's media production skills by bringing together the BBC Academy's media and digital experience with the Arts Council's extensive knowledge of the arts sector.
The initial programme runs from March 2011 - August 2012 and will consist of a launch event, practical seminars, an online guide to commissioning, facilitated masterclasses and an online resource of filmed and streamed content.
Building Digital Capacity for the Arts - seminar 2. The audio-visual content seminar focussed on the practical aspects of making content and understanding audiences, alongside case studies of successful online audio and audio-visual content, thi...