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Animate will explore the rich history of Disability Arts, through a programme of talks and workshops. Colin Hambrook talked to Tony Heaton, sculptor and Chief Executive of Shape, about the background to these events to be staged in London.

Margo Virginia Cargill and Julie McNamara in Crossings. Photo © Jon Stone

Animate will explore the rich history of Disability Arts, through a programme of talks and workshops. Colin Hambrook talked to Tony Heaton, sculptor and Chief Executive of Shape, about the background to these events to be staged in London.

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a large ball of yellow painted shoes with artist lying on the floor

'Experiment in Happiness' art installation by Noemi Lakmaier. Photograph © Hannah Facey

Animate will explore the rich history of Disability Arts, through a programme of talks and workshops. Colin Hambrook talked to Tony Heaton, sculptor and Chief Executive of Shape, about the background to these events to be staged in London.

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Finally Colin Hambrook asked Tony Heaton what elements of his work he intends to discuss at the first Animate talk on 4 February 2010?

A black and white image of a sculpture made from wheelchair parts that defines the map of great britain

Great Britain from a Wheelchair. Photo © Chris Smart

Animate will explore the rich history of Disability Arts, through a programme of talks and workshops. Colin Hambrook talked to Tony Heaton, sculptor and Chief Executive of Shape, about the background to these events to be staged in London.