Matt Packer

Director

Matt Packer is the new Director of Ireland’s Biennial, EVA International. Matt was previously Director of CCA Centre for Contemporary Art Derry~Londonderry, 2014 – 2017. He has extensive experience as a curator in a temporary exhibition context nationally and internationally; he co-curated the Lofoten International Art Festival – a biennial exhibition in Norway; he will curate the 15th edition of Tulca Festival of Visual Arts in Galway and was part of the selection committee for the British representation at the Venice Biennale 2017. Matt previously held the role of Curator of Exhibitions and Projects at Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork from 2008 to 2013.

Creative Clinic | Creative & Portfolio Review
This clinic will be of particular interest to artists seeking feedback on their work or direction on opportunities. In order to get the most from your clinic please forward the following material in advance for review by the facilitator to monica@visualartists.ie by Monday 4th Sept.

Q.1 Please provide a web site or web link to your work
If you do not have a web site please forward 3 images of your work, max file size 500 mega bites per image
Please provide a short artists biography 200 – 250 words
Q.2 Do you have a particular question in relation to your practice that you would like to discuss with Matt?
If you have a proposal or other documents that you would like Matt to look at please forward these in advance

Sessions

September 15, 2017
Clinics – Morning 1 (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 and 2
09:30  -  10:50
Clinics – Morning 2 (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 & 2
12:10  -  13:00