CIVIC Conversations

This is a list of all the people who have been involved in CIVIC CONVERSATIONS, with links where possible/appropriate

New York:

Nathalie Anglès is co-founder and executive director of Residency Unlimited (RU). RU is a Brooklyn based not for profit arts organization that fosters customized residencies for artists and curators and yearlong public programs.

David Dean is Director of Development at Residency Unlimited and has 30 years of experience as an arts administrator and non-profit fundraiser.

Manon Slome (PhD) is the Chief Curator of No Longer Empty(NLE). She was the Chief Curator of the Chelsea Art Museum in New York and has worked as a curator at the Guggenheim Museum.


Jason&Becky (Swansea), collaborating artists, have evolved their practice through one off live performances, offsite projects, group shows, workshops, international residencies and  solo exhibitions.

Carol Gwizdak (Carmarthen) is a long-standing member of staff at Carmarthen School of Art, and was, for many years, Course director of Diploma in Foundation Studies: Art & Design and is an awarding winning jeweler.

Sarah Rowles (Brighton) is the founding Director of Q-Art, set up in 2008 whilst she was a student at Goldsmiths. She is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Fellow of the RSA, WEF Young Global Shaper, on the steering group of the National Association of Fine Art Education (NAFAE) and currently studying towards a Doctorate in Education.

Top image: Bella Kerr and Curatorial Assistant Amber Harper in conversation at the Drawing Center New York, November 2016. Photograph by Amanda Roderick.

Bottom image: CIVIC furniture & logo (detail), designed by Jason&Becky. Furniture constructed by Eifion Porter, 2014