Education through Art

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A special session to coincide with the YSP exhibition: Tom Hudson Transitions – Interactions in Art Education 1960-68 in the Garden Gallery and National Arts Education Archive.

With keynote by Bob & Roberta Smith.

Join us for a special discussion to consider the significance of Tom Hudson and the artists he worked with in the context of critical issues facing art in education today. The session hopes to make the vital case for the importance of creativity in the fully rounded development of individuals and society as a whole, now and in the future, with reference to the ethos of YSP and its roots in Bretton Hall College.

Outline of the event
  • Welcome and introduction by Peter Murray CBE, Founding Director of YSP
  • Introduction to Tom Hudson and his legacy by PhD student Suzi Tibbetts
  • Discussion with artists represented in the YSP exhibition
  • Keynote: Bob & Roberta Smith