Axis Associate in Wales
Role at Axis
Alicia began working as the Axis Associate in Wales in November, 2010. She is Axis's eyes and ears on the ground in Wales, talking to people, writing about its interesting and intense artistic community in her blog and giving Axis an offline presence in the country.
Alicia is based in Ceredigion and is currently working on a doctorate about the history of SPACE Studios in London. She is a visual art consultant and worked previously as the project manager for the Bristol Visual Arts Consortium and head of education and public events at Whitechapel Gallery. Her writing has appeared in Art Monthly, Art Review, Flash Art and other publications.
My favorite place for art...
The Whitechapel Gallery. When I first moved to London I walked into the Whitechapel and thought, this is where I want to work. I got lucky!
Artists I like...
Carsten Holler...for the slides at Tate Modern subversive, dangerous and so much fun!
John Baldessari...really smart art
Adrian Piper...more really smart art; she made me think deeper about identity and race than any theory I ever read.
I'm most likely to be...
Contact Alicia by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org