Plymouth Arts Centre
Friday, March 13, 2015
10:00 AM
38 Looe Street PL4 0EB
South West England
Plymouth Arts Centre

It considers the roles of curator, gallerist and commissioner as well as other key players in the art world. The seminar identifies strategies and tools for approaching galleries and curators and provides the background to setting up your own exhibitions, from pop-ups in empty shops to longer-term projects.

How to get your work shown is led by Lucy Day, curator at Day + Gluckman. Projects  include a 7-year curated programme with the law firm Collyer Bristow and self initiated, curated contemporary visual arts projects with heritage organisations including the National Trust and the Canal and River Trust. Day + Gluckman recently received a Grants for the Arts award towards the research for their A Woman’s Place project. Day is also a commissioned writer on visual arts practice and exhibitions, an advisor and consultant on artists’ professional development for a variety of arts organisations including a-n The Artists Information Company and Artquest and a Visiting Practitioner for University of the Arts (Wimbledon College of Art).

Who is the session for?
This event is aimed at visual artists and particularly useful for early career practitioners.

£25 (full price)
£20 (discounted price for a-n members and PAC Home members)

Includes coffee, tea and soft drinks (lunch is not included – please bring your own, or alterantively it is a short walk into Plymouth city centre to purchase food).

How to book:
To book a place, click here

This Granted session forms part of a-n’s professional development programme that also includes networking events, bursaries, advice and guidance as well as online toolkits and expert guides. To find out more visit

Costs are subsidised by a-n The Artists Information Company and PAC Home