Join artist Adébayo Bolaji in our online workshop and hear about his career journey and strategies on how to professionalise your visual arts practice. The discussion will focus on two key areas:
- How to set yourself up as a professional artist (studio space, working with galleries and collectors....)
- Communicating your work effectively through social media
This is an interactive workshop with an opportunity for questions. Please bring something to make notes with.
The event provides a great opportunity for students and visual artists alike to hear from Adébayo whose current exhibition - In Pursuit of Flow - is taking place in the University's Art + Design Gallery.
This event is free and numbers are limited - please book soon to avoid disappointment!
Booking is essential so we can update attendees with any protocol, changes or restrictions due to COVID19.
About the Artist
Adébayo Bolaji (born 1983) is a multi-disciplinary artist living and working in London. At the centre of his practice is a dialogue of change and the focus of the individual within a connecting society. The use of vibrant and metaphorical language is a crucial element in his work.
Bolaji has exhibited widely in London, Zurich and Berlin, and held artist residencies in New York and Margate. He has a background in theatre having trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, as well as obtaining a law degree from London Guildhall University. He is also a published poet and the founder and Artistic Director of Ex Nihilo Theatre Group. Bolaji is represented by Beers London