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Curation experts give inspiring Masterclass

Curation experts give inspiring Masterclass

We were proud to host a Masterclass with our very own April Brown chairing a conversation with curator and Director of The Chisenhale Gallery, Dr Zoé Whitley. Both April and Zoé have extensive experience in the arts and shared their insights into breaking into the industry. They emphasised the importance of staying authentic to yourself, […]

Animation hopefuls urged to ‘harness uniqueness’ in moving Aardman Masterclass

Animation hopefuls urged to ‘harness uniqueness’ in moving Aardman Masterclass

We were delighted to be joined by Mark Simon Hewis from the world-famous, four-time Academy Award-winning animators, Aardman Animations in a Masterclass chaired by former CA alumnus Mohamed Orekan, now at Lighthouse Films. Their illuminating conversation spanned from discussing their respective careers, and advice on breaking into animation to how the industry is adapting to […]

“To make a difference, show up and be your brilliant best” – staff from MIF speak festivals at Masterclass

“To make a difference, show up and be your brilliant best” – staff from MIF speak festivals at Masterclass

The team behind the Manchester International Festival (MIF) shared their varied career journeys as well as insights into working on major events with our community in our latest industry Masterclass.  Ebony Montague chaired the discussion. Ebony joined MIF in 2019 in the role of HR Administrator, having previously worked in a call centre environment. Working […]

Experts from The Guardian discuss advertising and journalism in absorbing Masterclass

Experts from The Guardian discuss advertising and journalism in absorbing Masterclass

Four creative professionals working for The Guardian across advertising and journalism shared their career journeys with the Creative Access community in a wide-ranging Masterclass chaired by Creative Access alumna Jacqueline Otagburuagu. Adam Foley, Director of Advertising, UK, spoke about his journey from a small town in Devon to The Guardian, via a range of roles […]

“Lift as we rise”; musings from the masters at Facebook / Instagram

“Lift as we rise”; musings from the masters at Facebook / Instagram

This month’s masterclass was held at social media titans Facebook in their London HQ. Chaired by Creative Access non-exec director Ajoy Roy-Chowdhury, the panel imparted wisdom that left all of us feeling inspired… First up was Annie Lawrence, Solutions Engineering Apprentice at Facebook, who talked about her journey in securing her apprenticeship. “Practical and people […]

Navigating change in television with ITV Studios

Navigating change in television with ITV Studios

We’re back from our summer holidays with another cracking masterclass, this time, based in our home, ITV Studios! More than a hundred young people gathered in Waterhouse Square to listen to a top panel of experts talking all things television… There was certainly a buzz in the air as the audience was treated to an […]

Under the Hammer at Sotheby’s…

Under the Hammer at Sotheby’s…

There’s a first time for everything, and this month’s masterclass saw Creative Access’s head to the prestigious offices of global auction house, Sotheby’s. We were joined by a panel of Sotheby’s own professionals; from jewellery experts to client developers, who showed us that there is really more to auction houses than meets the eye. Set […]