MOA is very privileged to announce Marcus Wesbury as the opening speaker for the 2012 Heist Exhibition at the Newcastle Town Hall, Monday 12th Novemeber.
In 2008 Marcus founded Renew Newcastle with his own funds and energy. It’s a low budget, not for profit, DIY urban renewal scheme that has brokered access to more than 30 empty buildings for creative enterprises, artists and cultural projects in his home town of Newcastle. As a festival director Marcus was a founder of Newcastle’s This Is Not Art festival. This Is Not Art is now Newcastle’s largest annual tourism event and one the largest media arts events in the world.
To hear Marcus speak, be at Newcastle Town Hall, Monday 12th Novemeber at 5.30 for the opeining of the 2012 MOA Heist exhibition.