Guest Speaker & facilitator
Birmingham Conference, Aston
11 February 2019
Organised by AMA
Art and Education
5 - 7 November 2018
Bringing together an invited group of 30 practitioners from across Europe and beyond experimenting with radical approaches to art education as a critical practice.
Arts & Place Regional Conversation
6 March 2018
Co-chairing with Suzannah Bedford, The Renewal Trust.
We will discuss the term “hard to reach” that sound negative when describing communities who do not engage with the arts.
Empowering young people through creativity
Emerge – Artists Training
The Mighty Creatives & UK Young Artists
University of Derby
8 January 2018
A creative session covering the best ways to approach and engage communities.
Arts Policy & Management (MA)
Birkbeck University of London
30 November 2017
Sarah Turner 'Public House'
The pub as a place for resistance
12 October 2017
Chairing the screening and panel discussion
What is public engagement & socially engaged practice?
Guest speaker & facilitator
STUDIOBOOK 2017 Programme for artists
Mark Deveraux Projects, Manchester.
21 July 2017
Threshold Studios (UK)
2016 - 2017
Co-curating this series of informal debates that bring together experts, creatives and audiences to discuss key topics in unexpected spaces.
Creative projects for the people, by the people
Creative Scene, West Yorkshire.
THE SOCIAL: Socially engaged practice
6 April 2017
Radical Black Art Working Convention Revisited
18 – 19 March 2017
Co-hosting the two day event.
Politics+social justice+community activism +creativity = Me
8 – 12 December 2016
This gathering offers a space for women to hold critical conversations, build connections and friendships, excavate our histories and forge a different future.
Unspeakable Things Unspoken
Transatlantic Slavery – A Public Conversation
12 -13 October 2016
Chairing the discussion, slavery and community history.
Guest panel: Lisa Robinson (Bright Ideas) and Toyin Agbetu (Ligali).
“In an ideal world, we wouldn’t be having this conversation…”
OPEN16: Decolonising the Campus/Decolonising the Arts
Lancaster Arts, Lancaster University
12 May 2016