About Matt Roberts Arts

Matt Roberts Arts is a dynamic not-for-profit organisation founded in 2006 to create opportunities for artists in new locations and contexts. Matt Roberts Arts offers support to creative practitioners by providing a range of professional development programmes and national and international touring exhibitions.

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Open Forum 2015

Open Forum consists of a ongoing series of review days and panel discussions outside of London. One-to-one sessions for artists and photographers offer
advice on developing a commercial practice and applying to funding. There will also be a panel discussion in every participating region discussing how artists establish themselves.


One-to-one reviews will take place in Middlesbrough, Sheffield, Leeds, Bath, and Stroud and Panel Discussions will take place in Middlesbrough and Exeter between April and July 2015. Open Forum 2015 is supported by Arts Council England through Grants for the Arts.

Kaizen 2015 - Griffin Gallery, 9 & 10 May

The Kaizen is a workshop designed to help artists, photographers, and creative practitioners develop the ways in which they present their work to the public.

Taking place over two days in West London, there will be a series of interactive lectures detailing appropriate formats for key documents such as Artists’ CV’s and statements, followed by a series of artists presentations to benefit participants when they are choosing their work for exhibitions, studio visits, or online presentations, and to develop the way they communicate their work to others. To apply please email kaizen-workshop@mattroberts.org.uk

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