Artsfest Online: Dean Kelland in conversation with James Latunji-Cockbill
- When? 01 July 2020 , 11:30am - 12:30pm
- Where? Virtual Event
James Latunji-Cockbill is a Producer at Ikon Gallery, Birmingham where he manages the artist residency at HMP Grendon, Buckinghamshire. The focus of the residency is towards the development of artistic practice – that of the artist in residence, Dean Kelland, and of the prison’s communities. James facilitates this work by paying particular attention to the project’s national partnerships, organising exhibitions of prisoners’ work and by writing a public programme encouraging reflection on aspects of the residency.
James undertook Film Studies (BA Hons and MA, 2010-15) at the University of Wolverhampton where he developed a keen interest in the moving image and visual art. In 2015, he started working at Ikon, where the gallery’s offsite programmes became a focus