Date: 1 April, 2019
Venue: AVA201, Academy of Visual Arts, 51 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon
About Susan Collins
Born in London, Susan received her BA (hons) Fine Art from the Slade School in 1987 and studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago as a Fulbright Scholar in the early 1990’s. She was appointed to set up Electronic Media at the Slade in 1995, founding the UCL Slade Centre for Electronic Media in Fine Art in the same year becoming Head of Electronic Media (until 2010).
She served as Head of the Undergraduate Fine Art Media area from 2005-10 and Director of Undergraduate Studies from 2009-10. She became Head of Department and Director of the School in 2010 (until 2018) and Slade Professor from 2013 (until 2018).
Susan has been on a one-month residency in Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University since March 2019.