a r t a s a d v o c a c y
exploring curatorial practice by
learning disabled artists
as a site for self -advocacy
elcome to the website for Art as Advocacy, a practice-led PhD by Jade French in partnership with Halton Speak Out and Bluecoat, based in the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies at the University of Leeds.
This website features Jade's written thesis alongside an archive of project material organised via the thesis chapters located at the top of the page. Together with the thesis text, each chapter contains images, videos, transcripts, plans and hyperlinks illuminating the inclusive and participatory approaches underpinning the action-research project.
Over time, additional resources, publications and a summary video will be added to this website. Please check back for updates. If you have questions or would like further information please contact Jade French on firstname.lastname@example.org