Dr Catherine Baker studied Fine Art at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design followed by an MA in Drawing at Wimbledon School of Art, completing her PhD by Publication in 2012. As a practising artist and researcher, she has lectured widely and participated in a number of international drawing initiatives including...
Head of Undergraduate Studies
Steve Bulcock works across a range of digital media including animation, motion graphics and digital drawing systems. He is Head of Undergraduate Studies at Birmingham School of Art. His research interests are concerned with challenging the notions and expectations people have in relation to their interactions with digital...
Mona Casey in an artist-curator and Senior Lecturer at the School of Art, Birmingham City University. She is also a lecturer on the BA and MA Fine Art courses. Mona exhibits nationally and internationally and works collaboratively and independently. She was co-founder and curator of COLONY an artist-run space based...
Hiu Man Chan is a researcher and specialist journalist focuses on creative industries collaboration between the UK and China. She currently works as Research Assistant at the Centre for Chinese Visual Arts, Birmingham City University.
Head of Postgraduate Taught Programmes, Senior Lecturer Fine Art
Rebecca Court works across a range of disciplines including performance, installation, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Her practice challenges the role and potential of the physical presence of the viewer in the exhibition space in the construct of staged participation and acknowledged/ unacknowledged co-collaborative...
Professor of Visual Culture in the Middle East and North Africa
Anthony Downey is an academic, editor, and writer. His primary focus is on the politics of visual culture across the Middle East, North Africa, and the Global South. He has published widely on art practices and human rights, civil society and collaborative art practices, postcolonial and critical theory, and new media...
Head of School
I have been working on a trilogy of books on the theme of globalization and contemporary art since 2009, published by Wiley-Blackwell USA. The first, a major sole-edited anthology, Globalization and Contemporary Art , was published in May 2011 (UK). The second, m y sole-authored book, The Utopian Globalists: Artists of...
Lecturer and Module Leader
Lee is an artist, designer, researcher and lecturer who works across a range of disciplines including sculpture, books/publications, photography and moving image. Lee has worked on a range of funded research projects, edited journals and also has teaching experience covering a broad range of levels and subject areas including...
Professor of Chinese Art, Head of Research, Director of CCVA
Professor Jiang Jiehong is Head of Research at School of Art, Director of the Centre for Chinese Visual Arts, Birmingham City University, and he is also Principal Editor of the Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art (Intellect). Jiang has extensive research and curatorial experience in contemporary art and...
Demitrios Kargotis works as part of the design action group Dash n’ Dem. Since 2010, their wide-ranging participatory projects centre on popular education and critical and creative citizenship participation. The open-ended, collaborative structure of their practice explores how co-creation can act as a form of activism that...