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The Future World of Work

It is said that within 10 years, half of today’s jobs will be gone. The Future World of Work challenges audiences to pause and reflect on the factors that bring rise to work and unemployment alike.

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'Womxn is Work', Liv Wynter and Grrrl Power Liverpool. Image by Jazamin Sinclair.

What does the changing face of work mean for business, workers, society and culture? Will we have more spare time but less income? Will we live longer? How do we negotiate this transitionary period?

47% of jobs will disappear in the next 25 years

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Developed alongside major employers including the NHS, BBC, Charities and Local Businesses, The Future World of Work provides an arts-led critique of innovation and technology, reimagining work in relation to gender, the gig economy and careers advice for uncertain times. Through workplace artist residencies the project will present speculative works on automation, disablism, and much more. The 18 month programme will culminate in an exhibition at FACT in summer 2019.

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