Creative Lives 1st March – Narbi Price
The School of Art and Design Creative Lives’ presentations highlight how creative graduates across the field of art and design work, live and thrive in the arts and creative industries. These artists will be speaking about their career journey and projects they are currently involved with.
The talks are open to all students and staff in the Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries, and the general public. There’s no need to book individual places, just come along on the day. The talks will run every Tuesday 4.00-5.00pm from 1st February to 5th April 2022.
Tuesday 1st March – Narbi Price
Painter, Dr Narbi Price was winner of the Journal Culture Awards Visual Artist of the Year 2018. He has won the Contemporary British Painting Prize in 2017. Featured in the Phaidon’s Vitamin P3 – New Perspectives in Painting and was a prize winner in the John Moores Painting Prize 2012. He has recently completed an AHRC funded PhD at Newcastle University in partnership with Woodhorn Museum.
In 2020 he published ‘Narbi Price: The Lockdown Paintings’ a book of watercolours showing public benches taped up to prevent them being used during the first Covid19 lockdown, a subtly melancholy sight that became emblematic of the period.
More details about this 10 week programme of speakers and dates are available online.