Join artist Mark Corfield-Moore as he discusses his new series of weavings, commissioned for Jerwood Makers Open 2019, with Ann Coxon, Curator of International Art at Tate Modern.
Making Conversation is a series of discussion events programmed for Jerwood Makers Open 2019 and developed in collaboration with the artists. This intimate series of conversations gives you a chance to meet the artists and guest speakers, providing an insight into the ideas and processes behind the works in the exhibition. The event will take place standing in the gallery and will last for approximately 30-40 minutes, followed by an opportunity to ask questions.
Free to attend but spaces are limited; book your place at the conversation via Eventbrite. There will be a waitlist for the event and the exhibition will be open late until 8pm on event nights.
Please contact us if you have any access needs to attend this event; the building is wheelchair accessible, disabled parking is available, chairs can be provided if needed and we have a hearing loop.
Find out more about the exhibition and other events here which includes conversations with Tommaso Corvi-Mora, gallerist and artist; Caroline Broadhead, artist; Holly Corfield-Carr, writer and academic and Tanya Harrod, independent design historian.
About the artist’s guest
Ann Coxon is Curator of International Art at Tate Modern. Having always questioned the hierarchy of craft and art, Ann has a special interest in textile art and recently curated the major exhibitions at Tate Modern of two pioneering women Dorothea Tanning, 2019 and Anni Albers, 2018-19.
About the artist
Mark Corfield-Moore (b. 1988, Bangkok) lives and works in London. He graduated with a Postgraduate Diploma from Royal Academy Schools in 2018 and with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in 2015. In 2018 he exhibited in his first solo exhibition, At Your Service, at Wolfson College, Cambridge. Selected group exhibitions include: Out of Office, PADA Studios, Lisbon, 2019; Arc, Kristian Day Gallery, London (2018); and Layered Narratives, l’étrangère Gallery, London (2016). In 2018 he was awarded the Tiffany & Co. x Outset Studiomakers Prize. markcorfieldmoore.co.uk