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The Art of Mentoring - Movers and Makers

Presented in partnership with Parramatta Artist Studios as part of Movers and Makers 2018

The role of mentoring in building a sustainable contemporary visual arts practice is increasingly valuable. NAVA will host a discussion between Coby Edgar (Assistant Curator, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, AGNSW), Josephine Skinner (Co Director, Cement Fondu) and artist/writer Talia Smith (Chair, Runway) around their diverse experience with informal and formal mentoring. Facilitated by Penelope Benton (General Manager, NAVA).

This event was part of Movers and Makers 2018.

11.30 - 12.30pm

Saturday 19 May 2018

Parramatta Artist Studios

68 Macquarie St, Parramatta NSW

Listen to the audio recording of the discussion.

Talia Smith, Joesphine Skinner, Coby Edgar, and Penelope Benton

L-R Talia Smith, Joesphine Skinner, Coby Edgar, and Penelope Benton. Andrew Vincent Photography

Josephine Skinner and Coby Edgar

Josephine Skinner and Coby Edgar. Andrew Vincent Photography


The audience at The Art of Mentoring. Andrew Vincent Photography