Industry Connections gives teens the chance to meet artists, industry leaders and creatives in this online event series. Through informal discussion and illustrated presentations, find out about their creative careers and gain insights into the diverse roles and opportunities in the creative industries. Bring your questions!
Speaker: Simone LeAmon
Establishing a career as one of Australia’s foremost design professionals, Simone LeAmon works to elevate the value of design for the enrichment of people, society, culture and the environment. She has worked internationally for more than two decades as an artist, industrial designer, curator, industry consultant and university lecturer.
Amplifying the role of designers in the public domain, Simone was appointed the inaugural Hugh Williamson Curator of Contemporary Design and Architecture at the National Gallery of Victoria in 2015. The NGV’s department of Contemporary Design and Architecture is the first of its kind for an art gallery in Australia. Simone is an adjunct professor in the School of Design at RMIT University.
Online Event Instructions
This event for people aged 13 to 18 years will be delivered online via Webex. To receive a reminder please register your attendance. Alternatively, use the below Webex event link and password which can be accessed 10 minutes before the program start time.
Please join here and provide the event password IndConnect#0610.
The NGV Teens program is supported by The Truby & Florence Williams Charitable Trust, managed by Equity Trustees. The NGV also wishes to acknowledge The Ullmer Family Foundation, Beatrice Moignard and The JTM Foundation for their generous support of NGV Teens.