Latest Anne Wilson Stories

2010-01-12 08:00:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Knoxville Museum of Art is delighted to present "Wind/Rewind/Weave," a major exhibition of work by visual artist Anne Wilson. For three decades, Wilson has been regarded as an innovative and remarkable voice in the visual arts. Her work rests at the forefront of artwork connecting conceptualism and handiwork, activism and aesthetics. "Anne Wilson: Wind/Rewind/Weave" investigates the global crisis of production and skill based textile labor...

2009-06-19 13:05:27

The physical and mental health needs of juvenile offenders should be treated as a priority if offenders held in detention have any real hope of rehabilitation, according to new research from the University of Adelaide, Australia. Adelaide researchers have conducted a comprehensive review of previous studies into the health of young offenders undertaken in the USA, UK, Europe and Australia since 1997. The results of the review have been published in this month's Australian Journal of Primary...

2008-10-05 03:00:22

FOR 24 years, Anne Wilson has promoted the rights of children with additional needs to receive a positive education. As head teacher at Park School, Kilmarnock, which caters for five to 18- year-olds, Anne and her staff help youngsters face a range ofchallenges. SOME children are identified at the pre-school stage as needing additional support. Others are referred through psychological services to Park. "Some of them come from homes where literacy and numeracy hasn't featured at all," says...

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