Mike Stubbs to give his Inaugural Professorial Lecture

Professor Mike Stubbs – ‘Anger is an Energy – connecting time and space through action, movement and memory.’

Date: Thursday 12 November, 5.30pm – 6.30pm, followed by drinks reception
Venue: Johnson Foundation Auditorium, LJMU Art and Design Academy

Mike Stubbs is Director of FACT, the Foundation for Art and Creative Technology. FACT is the UK’s leading organisation for the commissioning of film, video and new media art forms. Mike was jointly appointed to his current post by FACT and LJMU, where he is Professor of Art, Media and Curating.

During his career, Mike has commissioned over 250 interactive, site specific, performative, sonic and moving image based artworks. Mike’s own internationally commissioned artwork encompasses broadcast, films, video art, large scale public projections and new media installations.

Mike is the recipient of more than a dozen international prizes, including winner of Royal Australian Institute of Architects Award for best exhibition design; Museum Australia, MIRA, Museum Industry Honourable Mention; and Outstanding Professional Project for White Noise Exhibition.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to L.M.Pringle@ljmu.ac.uk by 6 November.