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Talk, Mon 25 Mar 2019, free entry

Visiting Artist's Talk — Gillian Dyson

Visiting Artist's Talk — Gillian Dyson


Gillian Dyson [] (b. 1966, UK) is an artist based in Leeds. She makes live performance, video and visual art works that explore identity, site and memory.

Gillian has exhibited and performed in national and international festivals, galleries and theatres, most recently: Göteborgs Konsthall (Sweden), BALTIC (Gateshead), The Tetley (Leeds) and Whitworth (Manchester).

Gillian also devises and directs community and educational socially engaged or site works, and has been a member of a number of artist-led initiatives including Hull Time Based Arts and New Work Network. She co-curated the ReROOTed programme for The Humber Street Gallery, Hull 2017 UK City of Culture.

Gillian is currently a Senior Lecturer in Performance for Leeds Beckett University, and is completing a practice-based research PhD into the uncanny deconstruction of the domestic in feminist performance art with University of Glasgow.

The Visiting Artist’s Talk (VAT) series hosts talks by an exciting range of arts practitioners from around the world every Monday afternoon from 14:00 to 15:30 during teaching weeks.

The venue is Chemistry West Lecture Theatre F. See here for a campus map. []

All of our talks are compulsory for our Fine Art students but open to anyone else who would like to join us.

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Event details

Dates Times
Mon 25 Mar 2019 14:00 to 00:00


Free entry


University of Leeds


Woodhouse Lane,



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  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality