Banner Image: Letty carrying work from her Centre of the Known Universe Project. Image credit: Zoe Hitchen

Letty McHugh was awarded an Emergence Bursary in 2019 by Shape, Disability Arts Online, and a-n. How do you think your practice has changed because of the Emergence bursary? The bursary was created as part of a pilot project aiming to tackle the isolation, low confidence and marginalisation of emerging disabled artists, as well the lack of accessible opportunities in mainstream arts settings. Ahead of her return to Tate Exchange in March, Shape caught up with Letty to hear about how the bursary…

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