Georgia Taylor Aguilar (she/her) is Exhibitions and Artist Development Curator at The Tetley, leading public programmes and co-creating with artists since 2017.
She is a fellowship alumna with Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy and current advisor with Threshold Sculpture. She was Cultural Co-Producer with Yorkshire Visual Art Network (YVAN).
She co-founded Index; a festival to coincide with Yorkshire Sculpture International 2019, which commissioned diverse artist-led projects across Leeds- Wakefield with 300 artists. Past projects include curating Manchester’s first exhibition of the Cosgrove Hall Films Archive and advising BLANK_ at University Centre Leeds.
As a visiting lecturer at Northern Universities, she enjoys sharing; how to work studio visits, working with galleries and developing an environmentally sustainable curatorial practice.
Current and previous partners include: European Artistic Research Network, Focal Point Gallery, CVAN, Leeds2023, Opera North, Art Night, Helen Storey Foundation and TATE Collective, Professor Griselda Pollock and Centre for Audio Visual Experimentation (CAVE).
Chat to me in Spanish/Spanglish too (y por supuesto, quiero saber la empanada receta de tu abuela). Or catch me hanging around on a climbing wall in South Leeds.
¡Hola! #mynameis JOR-JAH TAY-LOR AGHI-LAR
huge feeling of accessibility and encouragement, warmth and reflection... holding the space for us in such a sensitive and caring manner... commitment, academic & technical input... through the rigour and understanding of co-production in programme development... generously reflective tone... your dedication to the cause has been exemplary and with your grace, commitment to quality, .... I just wish it was just as helpful in art schools!