Date & time

Tue, 1 Mar 2022
10:45 - 15:45


Emmanuel Centre, London
9 - 23 Marsham Street
London, SW1P 3DW
or Online

Ticket price

Online £12 + VAT @20%*
At the venue £24 + VAT @20%* *Plus one complimentary staff ticket per ten students

About this day

For A-level, IB, Foundation and BTEC Level 3 students

This spring sees Art in Action brought to you both live streamed and online.  During this immersive day, students will have the chance to meet and hear from four leading contemporary artists working in different areas of art and design. Through their fascinating presentations, the artists will explore their unique creative journeys, what inspires them, and how they turn an idea into a work of art. There will be plenty of time for questions and students are guaranteed to leave inspired and brimming with ideas for their own work.

Watch this space for more speaker announcements coming soon!

Programme & speakers

Conflict and crisis through the photographer's lens Simon Norfolk, Photographer

Simon Norfolk uses the lens to explore life’s big questions, including the effect of conflict on the physical and natural environment as well as on people and societies. He will talk about how he works, the challenges, techniques and rewards.

Simon Norfolk

About Simon Norfolk

Simon Norfolk is an award-winning documentary photographer who often captures moments of war or crisis. His works have been collected by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and the Tate Modern in London.

The art of textiles Anna Glover, Textile artist

Award-winning textile designer Anna Glover produces work which is bold and beautiful. Her exceptional skills encompass print, pattern, colour, design and painting, resulting in magical, new and cutting-edge designs. She will talk about her vision and processes.

Anna Glover

About Anna Glover

Anna Glover is an award-winning textile artist whose work encompasses print, pattern, colour, design and painting. She recently won a British Design Awards and has designed a printed textile collection for H&M.