ARTIST TEACHER SCHEME
National Conference 2009
- Saturday 3 October 2009
10am – 4.30pm
BaLtic centre for contemporary art
The ARTIST TEACHER SCHEME is NSEAD’s flagship
national programme of continuing professional
development courses for teachers of art, design
and craft. This year it celebrates ten years of
continuous expansion with a conference that is
both reflective and forward looking and which,
in the spirit of the Scheme’s central tenet,
focuses on the diverse voices and practice of
contemporary artists, artist teachers and
The conference will be chaired by independent curator and art educationalist Vivienne reiss. The welcoming address will be made by Godfrey Worsdale, Director, BALTIC, Gateshead. Speakers are Fiona crisp, whose current exhibition, Subterrania, is on show at BALTIC until Sunday 4 October; Wendy hyde, artist, researcher and teacher; renée mussai, Archive Project Manager, Autograph ABP, London; michaela ross, artist and researcher; and Judy thomas, artist and Learning Manager, Waygood Gallery and Studios, Newcastle upon Tyne.
A selection of work by artist teachers and a showreel of artist teachers’ work will be on show at BALTIC on the day of the conference.
- Non NSEAD members: £60
- NSEAD members: £50
- Students: £25
- (includes lunch, refreshments and exhibition opening view)
ARTIST TEACHER EXHIBITION
- Opening view for conference delegates
Saturday 3 October 2009
Gallery North, Northumbria University
Newcastle upon tyne
- Open to the public: 5–15 October 2009
This complementary exhibition of work by artist teachers from ATS centres which offer MA courses will be on show at Northumbria University’s Gallery North, Newcastle upon Tyne. The exhibition and accompanying showreel of work will be curated by Helen Baker, Director, Gallery North and course leader of the UNN/ Baltic MA Art and Education course. This special delegates’ opening view follows the conference on Saturday 3 October 2009 from 5–7pm. NSEAD reserves the right to make changes to the programme and event schedule without prejudice or prior notice.
NSEAD thanks Arts Council England, BALTIC, Northumbria University and Artist Teacher Scheme partnerships for their generous support.
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