Ben Crothers is the Curator / Collections Manager of the Naughton Gallery at Queen’s University Belfast. He holds an MA in Art History and Film Theory from the University of Essex, and has curated projects and exhibitions locally and internationally at venues including Ex Elettrofonica, Rome, and SOHO20, Brooklyn.

With a particular interest in zines, comics and artists’ books, Ben was the 2014/15 recipient of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s ACES Award for Curatorial Practice, developing his research in collaboration with NURTUREart, Brooklyn and Comic Arts Brooklyn. He also completed a curatorial residency at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum in Columbus, Ohio, in May/June 2016.

Sessions

September 15, 2017
Speed Curating – Morning (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 and 2
11:00  -  12:00
Speed Curating – Afternoon (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 and 2
15:00  -  16:00