People

Borbála Soós (Artist Caretaker) is a curator, artist and an active advocate, participant and organiser of artistic and ecological research. Her practice responds to, disrupts and enriches environmental thinking and related social, political and decolonial urgencies. She holds an MA in Curating Contemporary Art, Royal College of Art, London (2012), and is currently undertaking a part-time PhD research at Goldsmiths College in the Art/Visual Cultures Departments.

Amelia Hawk (Maternity Leave) (Artist Caretaker formerly EOP & Public Programmer) is an artist and whose work often begins as conversations and materialises as performance, installation, clothing and publications. She has recently become interested in exploring connections between art practice and counselling strategies and is training to be a counsellor. She runs a podcast called Otherwise Silent.

Gavin Wade (Gallery Director) is an artist-curator whose practice combines upcycling, collaboration and developing structures within exhibitions for ‘supporting’ the work of others.

Ruth Claxton (Associate Director) is an artist who mostly creates sculptural objects and large scale installations which explore what it is to look, see and experience. She co-founded the Birmingham Art Map and is Creative Director of STEAMhouse where she leads the Production Space Open Route.