Mike Collier

Newcastle & Gateshead

Mike Collier is Professor of Visual Art at the University of Sunderland and is a writer, curator and artist. In recent years he has curated a series of major international shows including WALK ON: Forty years of Art Walking – From Richard Long to Janet Cardiff – an exhibition which opened in London and Sunderland and then toured to eight venues across the UK.

He is currently working on a long-term interdisciplinary project called ‘The Dawn Chorus: A More-Than-Human Culture’ with composer and Musician Dr Bennett Hogg, printmaker Alex Charrington and natural history sound recordist Geoff Sample. His most recent book (Songs of Place and Time: Birdsong and the Dawn Chorus in Natural History and the Arts can be bought directly from Mike or ordered from https://www.cornerhousepublications.org/publications/songs-of-place-and-time/

Mike is Director of Art Editions North and a Co-Director of Cobalt Studios where he has his studio. He is open to commissions and sells his work directly from the studio. Please contact to arrange a visit.

Cobalt Studios 10-16 Boyd Street Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AP
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