Jane is an interdisciplinary practitioner, and began her career in textile design. She has since worked as National Craft Advisor for the Women’s Institute in the charity sector, and has 20 years’ experience of teaching in higher education across a range of creative programmes. Alongside running the BA Art Business programme,...
Associate Professor Academic
John Wigley works on both the BA (Hons) Fine Art course and on collaborative practice modules across the Faculty of Arts Design and Media. Trained as a sculptor at the Royal College of Art, his work explores the notion of ‘still life’ and the anxiety we attach to the temporary nature of things – an aspect of the human condition...
Senior Lecturer in Fine Art and Art and Design
Esther is a curator, artist, and writer and has curated at Camerawork Gallery and Darkroom, the ICA, The Photographers’ Gallery, and The Royal British Society of Sculptors. Esther established two art school galleries, the waiting room, University of Wolverhampton and mirror, London College of Printing at London Institute (now...
Senior Lecturer in Fine Art
Jennifer Wright is an artist and Senior Lecturer, teaching on B.A. (Hons.) and M.A. Fine Art programmes at the School of Art, Birmingham City University but also visiting and examining other Fine Art course in England and Holland. Originally trained as a painter, Jennifer has exhibited both in the UK and internationally...
Dr Linzhi Zhang is Research Associate to the Centre for Chinese Visual Arts. She obtained her PhD from the University of Cambridge. Her research explains the social production of contemporary Chinese art, meaning how art is made and recognised as art through a series of social operations, and what roles social-cognitive...