Beyond the Campus findings now online

Posted on 29 January 2013

Findings from the seminar Beyond the Campus: Higher Education and the Creative Economy held at Castlefield Gallery back Nov 2012 have been in published at  Included is a report by artist Emily Speed, produced for a-n magazine, images and audio recordings of many of the presentations from the seminar.

The session focused on networks of knowledge and interaction between higher education and arts and cultural organisations and institutions. Speakers included: Alison Slater, MMU, Kwong Lee, Director, Castlefield Gallery, Isobel Whitelegg, Nottingham Contemporary, Emma Hunt, University of Huddersfield, Sarah Fisher (working with Arts Council England, North on partnerships between arts organisations and HEIs) in conversation with Emma Thomas, Baltic Head of Learning, Cheryl Butler, Head of Culture, Eastleigh Borough Council, Prof Owen Evans and Prof Roger Shannon, Department of Media, Edge Hill University, Dr Simon Moreton, Knowledge Exchange Fellow, REACT Hub, Susanne Burns, Project Director: ArtWorks – Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Bruno Verbegt, Associate Professor, University of Antwerp, Director, Culture, Sport and Youth, Stad Antwerp and Maria Balshaw, Director, Manchester City Galleries.