The arts & the city
Sir Nicholas Kenyon is the Managing Director of the Barbican Centre, A world-class arts and learning organization, the Barbican pushes the boundaries of all major artforms including dance, music, film, theatre, visual arts and creative learning. Unique in its vision, architecture and scope, he continues to lead one of London’s most important and diverse cultural institutions.
TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading.” It supports independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community. The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently, under a free license granted by TED.