Staff

Curator
Sarah Shalgosky
Responsible for: leading both the Mead Gallery programme and the University of Warwick Art Collection. Contributing to the management of Warwick Arts Centre and to teaching, learning and research on and off campus.

Deputy Curator (Mead Gallery)
Fiona Venables
Contact Fiona for enquiries about exhibitions and events.

Responsible for: research, planning, and project management of temporary exhibitions programme, planning and managing audience development activity and events, writing for and producing publicity materials, catalogues and interpretation.

Deputy Curator (University of Warwick Art Collection)
Liz Dooley
Contact Liz for enquiries about the University Art Collection and the art collection website.

Responsible for: caring for and maintaining the art collections, developing displays from the collection across campus, researching and preparing interpretation, administering loans to and from the art collection, documentation through accession, photography and computer database maintenance.

Curatorial Associate (voluntary, part-time)
Mel Lloyd-Smith
Responsible for: caring for and maintaining the art collections, developing displays from the collection across campus, researching and preparing interpretation, administering loans to and from the art collection, documentation through accession, photography and computer database maintenance.

Gallery Technician
Brian McStay
Contact Brian for enquiries about opportunities within the technical team.

Responsible for: planning and management of technical expertise and support for Mead Gallery; maintenance of resources, systems and equipment, workshops, and stores; training, organising, managing and lead the installation teams of casual technical staff and Gallery Assistants; operation, maintenance and upgrading of IT and AV equipment;installing and dismantling exhibitions; lighting; preventative and remedial conservation of artworks.

Assistant House Manager
Emma O’Brien
Contact Emma for enquiries about joining the Mead team of Stewards and about events.

Responsible for: recruitment and training of Volunteer Stewards, Casual Front of House Staff, Gallery Stewards, Gallery Assistants, creating and facilitating audience development activities, house management duties for daytime and evening performances and events, responsibility for security and safety of the Mead Gallery, responsibility for the development of the Gallery shop, maintenance of Mead Gallery archive.

Gallery Assistants:
Term Time only. The Gallery Assistants open and prepare the gallery for visitors. They provide the initial welcome for visitors to the gallery and offer information and assistance.
Rebecca Richards (administration)
Charlotte Stokes

Warwick Arts Centre Board
Mr John Leighfield CBE (Chair)
Dr Alan Ainsworth
Professor Oliver Bennett
Mr Roger Cadbury
Mrs Linda Holmes
Mr Nick Matthews
Dr Ian Nussey
Ms Kate Organ
Mr Richard Perkins
Mr Alan Rivett
Professor Mike Waterson