In Conversation with… Sarah Mossop, Lucy Phillips & John Blythe
18 October at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for our next ‘In Conversation with…’ panel discussion. As part of our ongoing series of informal weekday morning talks, we invite professionals working in the creative industries to talk about their projects and contemporary practices. The series provides insights into specific cross-disciplinary areas including Publishing, Education, Design, Science, Healthcare, Art History and Curation.
The topic of discussion for this talk is about the OVADA Professional Development Art Award that a jury awards to an Oxfordshire based emerging artist every other year. Our fantastic panellists include: Sarah Mossop – Visual Arts Programme Manager at Arts at the Old Fire Station, OVADA’s Director Lucy Phillips & Artist John Blythe, the discussion will be moderated by Art Writer Romina Provenzi. You will hear from our panellists about how the award supports the initial phases of a regional-based emerging artist’s career.
Sarah Mossop – is a curator and arts consultant with over 30 years’ experience of working with artists on gallery and site specific projects in the public realm. With a background in fine art and education, she has held gallery education and curatorial roles at the Crafts Council and Modern Art Oxford, and worked freelance for clients including the Whitechapel Art Gallery, South London Gallery, Engage, NSEAD, Oxford Brookes University, OVADA, Oxford University Museums and the Ashmolean Museum. Sarah is currently Visual Arts Programme Manager at Arts at the Old Fire Station and Associate Curator for the Platform Graduate Award programme at Modern Art Oxford.
Friday 18th October, 10:30am-11:30am.
This is a FREE event. Advanced booking is advised using this Online Form.
This event ‘In Conversation With’ is part of a series of talks programmed by Romina Provenzi.
Please note: this event may be held in our first floor learning space, accessed via stairs only. If this would prevent you from attending, please contact us in advance so that we can discuss individual requirements.