Art & Activism is the second virtual exhibition from Outside In and is curated by Helen Wewiora – the Director/Artistic Director of Castlefield Gallery.
About Helen Wewiora: Helen Wewiora is Director/Artistic Director of Castlefield Gallery (Manchester), and prior to this worked for Arts Council England whilst also co-directing her own curatorial agency. Helen has worked for Cornerhouse (now HOME) and the BBC, for the Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT) and Tate Education. She is a UCL Art History graduate and received an MA from the Courtauld Institute. Much of her career has focused on the practice and career development of visual artists.
Curator Helen Wewiora says:
Having recently participated in the panel ‘Isn’t all art activism?’, part of the online Peer to Peer: HK/UK Festival 2020, I was keen to explore the Outside In collection through a similar lens.