The Shortlisted Practices 2014: VocalEyes – Audio description for access to arts

Our network of 1,000 experts selected 54 Innovative Practices out of 243 nominated projects. In a two-step selection process, the number of nominations was first reduced from 243 to the 132 shortlisted practices, and finally to the 54 that have been selected.

We are happy about every single project, that’s way we decided to highlight the “Shortlisted Practices“ on a weekly post. Let’s celebrate great ideas and spread the word!

The first “Shortlisted Practice“ we want to share is “VocalEyes“!

VocalEyes Visual Arts Strategy and activity addresses the barriers blind or partially sighted people face in visiting museums, galleries and heritage sites. VocalEyes involves blind/partially sighted people in projects, from development and delivery of audio description to training, volunteer schemes and audience advocacy. Read more