Falmouth School of Art Guest Speakers

Falmouth School of Art Guest Speakers provide the School's students with a unique opportunity to hear from established and high profile artists and practitioners - inspirational speakers from a range of backgrounds. We are also pleased to offer a limited number of seats for each event to the public, friends of the School, alumni schools and colleges.

Guest Speakers have included Cornelia Parker, Gavin Turk, Ben Rivers, Deanna Petherbridge, Sue Coe, Deborah Levy, Lindsay Seers, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Michael Salu.

These events are free, but registration is always required through the Falmouth School of Art Eventbrite page


Autumn 2018 speakers


3 October 2018

Dan Hays

17 October 201

Nashashibi/Skaer in conversation with Tate St. Ives curators

31 October 2018

Graham Rawle, Visiting Professor of Illustration

14 November 2018

Hew Locke, Visiting Professor of Fine Art

28 November 2018

Krijn de Koning



Spring 2018 speakers

31 January 2018
17.00 - 18.30
France-Lise McGurn (in conversation with Laura Smith) Tate talk at Falmouth
5 February 2018
17.30 - 19.00
Lisa Milroy
14 February 2018
17.30 - 19.00
Manon de Boer (screening and in conversation with Laura Smith) 
26 February 2018
17.00 - 19.30
Geoff Grandfield
15 March 2018
17.30 - 19.00
James Lingwood (in partnership with CAST and Groundwork)
21 March 2018
17.00 - 19.30
Veronica Ryan


Contact us

If you are a sixth form or foundation tutor interested in bringing a group of students to hear one of our guest speakers, this may be possible for a small selection of events each year; please contact us if you wish to discuss this.

Events are usually also promoted via the Falmouth School of Art blog.

Phone: 01326 370432
Blog: thefalmouthschoolofart.wordpress.com
Registration: eventbrite.co.uk
Twitter: @falmouthart