March 12, 2021 - May 28, 2021
Community Workshop Series: Captioning, Transcription and Non-Auditory Access
Hosted by grunt gallery
This series of workshops is designed to help arts organizations, artists and community creators take a tangible first step towards building accessibility into their practices. By outlining best practices (and identifying the pros and cons of available auto-generated captioning services), and inviting participants to learn the basics of captioning and transcription for live and pre-recorded material, we invest in a baseline standard for access as well as a shared and shareable knowledge base.
The series includes a mentorship opportunity to learn captioning alongside experienced and practicing access professionals with an invitation to co-facilitate their own non-auditory access workshops designed specifically for their own communities.
Presented by grunt gallery and Kay Slater.
March 12th, 1:30pm – 4:30pm: Workshop aimed towards Galleries, Artist Run Centres, and other Presentation Venues
March 18th, 5:30-8:30 PM: Workshop aimed towards Teachers, Caregivers, and Teaching Artists – Presented by our community partner, ArtStarts in Schools, as part of their Teacher’s Professional Development Series – External RSVP Link
March 23rd, 1:30pm – 4:30pm: Workshop aimed towards creators and artists (all ages / spring break special)
April 22 2021 5:30pm-8:00pm: Workshop Aimed Towards Creators and Artists.
April 23 2021 1:00pm-3:30pm: Workshop Aimed Towards Creators and Artists. Cantonese/Mandarin translation will be provided.
April 25 2021 1:00pm-3:30pm: Workshop Aimed Towards Creators and Artists
May 28 202 5:30pm-8:00pm – Q&A Session – Live with Kay, ask your captioning and transcription questions! With Mandarin and Cantonese translation. ASL Interpretation will be available 6-8PM
The workshops are hosted on Google Meet with English auto-captions. ASL Interpretation will be provided on March 23rd and May 28th. Session transcripts will be made available.