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Guest speaker 
Transmission:What Now, What Next

Adsetts Lecture Theatre 6620

Sheffield Hallam University

22 November 2023

Climate Justice & Displacement Retreat

Counterpoints Arts 
3 - 4 November 2023 at Hawkwood College
Invited to a gathering of 20 women/non-binary artists, producers and activists developing work addressing contemporary social justice issues. 




Diversity & Inclusion in Public Art 

2 October 2023

Presenting a summary of key findings from my report Building a More Diverse and Inclusive Public Art Sector commissioned by Beam.

Advising & mentoring

Edinburgh Art Festival

10 - 13 April 2023

Co-facilitating a meeting with the Community Wellbeing Collective developing ideas for their carnival inspired project for the MACs (Motivation Art Culture Storytelling) after school club.  Mentoring artist and producer Khadea Kuchenmeister.

Guest host 

Futures Forum 2: the good, the bad and the ugly

God's House Tower, Southampton.

5 May 2022

Guest speaker

Social Practice Social


8 December 2021

Guest speaker

Black Creatives Network

New Art Exchange, Nottingham.

6 February 2020

Guest speaker & facilitator

Inclusivity & Audiences Symposium

Arts Marketing Association

11 February 2019

Guest speaker 

Community & cultural activism

Students from University of Texas at Austin (USA)

28 July 2018, Nottingham Contemporary.

Art & Education 

The Budapest Seminar

5 - 7 November 2018

One of 30 invited practitioners from around the world experimenting with radical approaches to art education as a critical practice.

Guest speaker

Arts & Place Regional Conversation

Primary, Nottingham. 

6 March 2018


Empowering young people through creativity 
The Mighty Creatives & UK Young Artists
University of Derby

8 January 2018

Guest speaker 
MA Arts Policy & Management 

Birkbeck University of London
30 November 2017

Guest speaker & facilitator

STUDIOBOOK artists development programme 
Mark Deveraux Projects, Manchester

2015/16 & 2017

Co-hosting with curator Cindy Sissokho 

Radical Black Arts Working Convention - REVISITED

Nottingham Contemporary
17 – 19 March 2017



Collider Conversation Programme 2016/17

Moving Diversity Forward

Threshold Studios (UK)

Guest speaker

Politics+social justice+community activism +creativity = Me
Idle women:Shifting Loyalties
Pendle, Lancashire.
8 – 12 December 2016


Unspeakable Things Unspoken
Transatlantic Slavery – A Public Conversation

Nottingham Contemporary
Chairing the discussion, slavery and community history.

12 -13 October 2016

“In an ideal world, we wouldn’t be having this conversation…”
Guest speaker

OPEN16: Decolonising the Campus & Arts
Lancaster Arts, Lancaster University

12 May 2016

Visiting lecturer

MA Participatory & Community Arts Course

Goldsmiths University, London

5 December 2012

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