Sign-up for January's Mentor Mondays

Mentor Mondays is back this January and we’re delighted to be joined by guest mentor, Artist Development Specialist and Curator, Mark Devereux. 

Part of ‘a space’ arts expanded Artist Voices Programme, Mentor Mondays invites visual arts professionals from across the UK to hold zoom 1-to-1 sessions with artists & artworkers from the SO postcode area. For the upcoming January session, guest mentor Mark will be offering support, advice and guidance for artists and artworkers living and working in the SO postcode area. This opportunity would be particularly suited to those working in fields such as curation and artist development.

Mentor Mondays will take place on on Monday 23rd January 2023. There are three 45 minute sessions available between 9am – 12pm and the sessions will take place online via Zoom.

To sign up, follow the link (click here) and complete the Typeform. Spaces are extremely limited and booked on a first come first serve basis so we advise early booking to avoid missing out. (Please note, the last question asks you to finalise the booking via Calendly. You must select a slot on the calendar on the date available and press ‘submit’ for the booking to be made successfully).

About the Mentor

Mark Devereux is an Artist Development Specialist and Curator with over 17-years’ experience in the arts sector, specialising in artist professional development, curation, production and project management. 

After practicing as an artist following his graduation from BA Photography and MA Fine Art at Staffordshire University, he found his passion and skills to be within facilitation and supporting artists. 

Between 2006 – 2012, Mark founded and directed Blank Media Collective and later BLANKSPACE Gallery in Manchester, swiftly establishing a reputation for unearthing exciting emerging talent.

In 2013 Mark established Mark Devereux Projects to support and nurture early-career talent. Since this time, he has collaborated with and supported hundreds of artists across the UK and Internationally. Mark has curated exhibitions, produced participatory events, and facilitated professional development programmes with a range of partners across the UK.

You can find out more about Mark’s work by following Mark Devereux Projects on Instagram / visiting the website