RACHELLE VIADER Knowles
University Lecturer, Coventry University
Rachelle Viader Knowles is an artist, educator and researcher, and Associate Head of the School of Art and Design at Coventry University UK, where she also leads the BA(Hons) Fine Art. Her most recent works explore text and language, translocality, dialogue as art, and artistic practices/methods developed through participation, collaboration and networks. Her works have been performed, screened, found, hear, read, played or encountered at numerous international venues and conferences including: Conflux, and the Experimental Text Festivals in New York; Three Walls Gallery in Chicago; Residencia Corazon Gallery in La Plata, Argentina; Chapter Gallery in Cardiff, Wales; La Cite des Arts Internationale in Paris; the Kwangju Biennale in South Korea; the TransWhat? symposium in Berlin; the Gyumri Biennale in Armenia; the Can Gelabert Cultural Centre in Mallorca and the InDialogue symposium in Nottingham, UK. She is an active member of the international advisory board for the Armenian Art Centre of Social Studies based in Yerevan, Armenia.
Previous to her current role at Coventry University, Rachelle served as Head of Visual Arts at the University of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada from 2010 – 2014.
RACHELLE VIADER'S PRESENTATIONS
Developing Trans-Local Dialogues (My City, My Art)
BY RACHELLE VIADER KNOWLES
@ TWINSTORY ARTISTS' EVENT
ON MAR 01, 2016
Rachelle Viader Knowles is an artist and academic. Here she talks about her own practice, developing trans-local dialogues and how the students at Coventry University engage with the city and use it as an inspiration and foil for their emerging practice. This presentation was part of a special PK held simultaneously in Volgograd, one of Coventry's twin cities, see twinstory.org.