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 is Senior Lecturer in BA and MA Fine Art, and coordinator of third year Fine Art as well as module leader for the MA programme Models and Methods of Curatorial Practice. She was born in Ireland and currently lives in the UK, where she works as curator, artist and researcher. She directs and has initiated a...
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...
Beth is a practising artist who has been working largely in the public realm for over 22 years. Her practice explores the diverse nature of human presence and expression within social and historical registers. Themes have been: silence in society, conflict and collective memory, nationality and identity. Recent works have...
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...
Course Leader: MA Art and Design Interdisciplinary Practices
Andrew Gillespie is contemporary artist based in Birmingham. He is interested in the collision of surfaces, structures and materials. He regularly translates familiar imagery and objects through printmaking and casting, exploiting the shift in status and content that occurs with each gesture. He makes composed constellations...
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...