After graduating from Sheffield Hallam with a BA in Art History and an MA in Cultural Policy and Management, Andy ran Rotherham Art Gallery for a year before working for the Arts Council-funded Creative Partnerships project where he helped forge relationships between artists and teachers to improve creative learning practices in schools.
He ran a commercial gallery specialising in Cornish painting, print-making and ceramics for four years and currently tours freelance exhibitions of Cornish art.
During his research in the field of non-western culture, he has worked with South Yorkshire museums to present community-driven exhibitions including the Ferham Families project investigating British Asian cultural heritage held in Rotherham. He has presented at UK conferences and co-written papers.
Specialist areas of interest
Museums and diversity Cornish art history