Jo Volley of the Slade School of Art who will lead the Historic residencies
Jo Volley studied as both graduate and undergraduate at the Slade School of Art from 1972 to 1977 where she was awarded the Boise Travelling Scholarship to Italy. In 1986, Volley was appointed lecturer at the Slade and from 1989-2002 she directed the Slade Summer School and the Affiliate Programme. She is currently Senior Lecturer on the graduate painting programme, Co-Director of The Material Research Project and Director of the Material Museum.
Martin Morris of Kingston School of Art who will lead the 4-day residency at Owlpen Manor
Martin Morris is an animator and draughtsman, he has a BA in Animation/Illustration from Manchester Metropolitan University, and an MA in Animation from the Royal College of Art. His main area of study is drawing, alongside which he works in animation, motion graphics for advertising and music promos. Morris teaches at art colleges, including Kingston and Farnham and works freelance in the animation industry as an animator, compositor and storyboard artist on commercials, music promos and tour visuals.
Rebecca Cartwright of the Royal College of Art for the Architecture residency.
Rebecca Cartwright gained her BA at the Slade School of Art where she was a student of Euan Uglowand. She has an MA in printmaking from Winchester. She has taught widely including at the Royal College of Art. She won the Bulldog Trust award at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and has works in private collections around the world. She is not bound to any particular genre but sees art as a way of exploring and explaining the world she finds herself in.