Art and education explored at Creative Campus

Posted on 12 November 2012

Emily Speed sums up the first Creative Campus seminar which looked at the collaborative work between universities and arts organisations for an Magazine.

During the full day seminar which took place at Castlefield Gallery on Mon 5 Nov, Manchester Metropolitan University’s Alison Slater and Castlefield Gallery’s Director, Kwong Lee, spoke about their research into continuing professional development (CPD) for artists, ‘Researching the Impact of Artists’ CPD in Greater Manchester’.

Other participants in the seminar included: Isobel Whitelegg, Nottingham Contemporary, Emma Hunt, University of Huddersfield, Sarah Fisher in conversation with Emma Thomas, Baltic Head of Learning, Jim Ralley, Hyper Island, Cheryl Butler, Eastleigh Borough Council, Professor Owen Evans and Professor Roger Shannon, Edge Hill University, Dr Simon Moreton, REACT Hub, Susanne Burns, ArtWorks – Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Dr Maria Balshaw, Manchester Art Gallery and the Whitworth Art Gallery, Bruno Verbegt, University of Antwerp, Director, Culture, Sport and Youth, Stad Antwerp.