Examples of art workshop design and delivery are shown here - projects range from working with major arts institutions, local community organisations, children's centres and schools. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018      Barbican OpenFest 17-18 March with Scribble and Smudge;

              Framed Film Club, Barbican

 

2015-17  Walthamstow Garden Party and Alexandra Palace Summer Festival,

                Stow Film Lounge

2016        "Advent:us" 1000 origami cranes project

2015          Freelance Artist, projects include collaboration with Scribble and Smudge arts organisation;

                  “Sportability” with Whitefields School; Walthamstow Garden party; Alexandra Palace Summer

                  Festival; Churchill Nursery, Walthamstow; Dagenham summer regeneration project

 

2014          Support Artist, Open Day at Valence House, Dagenham with Scribble and Smudge arts

                  organisation and Create London

 

                  Lead Artist, Under 5's at Downhills' Link Children's Centre, Tottenham

 

2013          North Harringay Primary School volunteer arts assistant

 

2011          Events Assistant, Get Mouthy! The Wellcome Collection

 

2010–11    Freelance artist - Tate Modern Community Programme resource

 

2007-10    Tate Modern, Assistant Curator: Family and Community Programmes

 

2005-09    START Gallery Interpreter, Tate Families programme - Tate Modern

 

                 Family workshops at Carnival del Pueblo, Burgess Park and Family Arts Festivals, Pimlico

 

2007         Bow Arts Trust project - St Paul’s Way School After school art club leader

 

                 Young at Art project leader

 

2005-07   Waal Peintin mural company

                 Set up mural company with artist Zoe Allen. Worked with children and young people to design and

                 paint murals in their settings. Projects included working with under 5's at Bath House Children’s

                 Community Centre and Hackney Community College

 

2006-11  Art workshop leader at - Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham; Hackney Community College; East

                London Art Company; Bath House Children’s Community Centre; Fusion East, Paradise Village Fete

                & Creative Play Garden; May Mobiles. Discover Children's Story Centre, Newham; Ronald

                Openshaw nursery, Newham

 

 

DEVELOPMENT/TRAINING

2015       Paediatric First Aid Training

2005       Arts Council Creative Connections Artists Training programme -

               Early Years education at Discover Children's Story Centre, Newham

2005       Touch Tour training, Tate Modern

 

OTHER INFORMATION

Current clear DBS check

 

"Advent:us" 1000 origami cranes project, St Mary's Church, Walthamstow, 2016

Walthamstow Garden Party 2016

Bath House Children's Centre

© 2015 Akiko Usami.