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 range of projects including; ARTICLE, which collaborates with curators to explore artist-led curatorial models in exhibition making, co-developed ‘The Museum of [ ] Objects’ an alternative, temporal model for a Museum collection, which arose out of a framework, developed at mac Birmingham, and was co-founder and curator of COLONY an artist-led exhibition space based in Birmingham, which operated for a four-year period and represented artists at ZOO Art Fair at the Royal Academy. Between 2006 – 2011 she was co-director/ steering group member of The Event, a bi-annual presentation of artist-led galleries and projects. She also collaborated as artist duo, Casey & McAree, who were represented by The Agency Gallery in London. Currently she is collaborating on a project titled – Silent Stage, based in Lithuania which investigates the site of the exhibition as a staged environment.