Talks, Presentations & Contributions

  • Judge- Nottingham Women’s Awards, 2019


  • Creative Mentor, Haringey Council, Staff Learning Week, 2018.


  • Guest Speak- ‘Art and Mental Health’ Institute of Mental Health, Nottingham university, 2018


  • Keynote Speaker ‘Gauging the Impact: PEP Up your Organisation:
Insights into Peak Engagement and Performance in the Workforce,  Camden House, London (with Lord Chris Holmes) 2018
  • Contributor,  ‘Unlocking the Puzzles of Peak Engagement and Performance (PEP®)’ by Elmira Bakhshalian and Dr Martin Reddington, Ebook, 2017.


  • Special Address Speaker, ‘How Art can Enhance our appreciation of the Business World’, KPMG 2017.
  • Selection/interview panelist. rEvive Residencies scheme-Heritage, geography and built environment. Supported by Arts Council England and Erewash Borough Council. 2017.
  • Guest Speaker,  ‘Art, Culture & Representation’, Southwark Cathedral, London 2017.
  • Creative mentor critique  Surface Gallery                      EM:16 Pulse group. 2016
  • Catalogue foreword for artist Christos Christou, Meres Multifunctional Space, Cyprus, 2016 colours corrections-3
  • Curatorial consultancy. The Pentrich and South Winged Revolution Group. 2016
  • Professional Practice Lecture                                      Hereford College of Arts, 2015
  • Judge for Painted Surface: Contemporary Painting. Surface Gallery. 2015
  • ‘The Past in the Present: London, History and Museums’, Luke Johnson, University of Westminster, 2013
  • ‘Role of the freelance/independent curator’, Shanta R. Barber, Bath Spa University, MA Curatorial Practice, 2013
  • ‘Investigating the development of alternative providers of higher education in the UK’. Interview for Sarah Barnard, Social Sciences phd student at  Loughborough University, 2012
  • ‘Art as Language, Communication, Creative Thinking‘, Growleaders Discover Your Best Consultancy, 2014.
  •  Professional Practice Talks, Castle college, Nottingham, 2010