Share Market Share, 12th July 2013, Cornerhouse

SHARE MARKET SHARE / A day of information dissemination and discussion relating to the contemporary art market

Friday 12th July – 11am – 5pm, Cornerhouse, (Annexe), 70 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 5NH.

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    Share Market Share (Left to Right : Susie Green, Maurice Carlin, Gill Park, Katie Rutherford, Tony Charles) Photo: Matt Wand

From February – June 2013, in partnership with Contemporary Art Society North and supported by Arts Council of England; The International 3 has been leading an art-market mentoring and knowledge transfer project called Market Share. Participants were given the opportunity to undergo a bespoke programme of individual and group learning opportunities designed to enable them to access information and insight into the market for contemporary art. Throughout the 5 month period, Market Share participants have undertaken a range of activities including national and international art-fair research visits, shadowing at commercial galleries, receiving studio visits and mentoring from established artists and commercial gallery directors alongside a group programme of presentations by and meetings with a range of individuals active within the contemporary art market nationally and internationally. Share Market Share is the culminating event of the programme and will comprise of presentations given by the Market Share participants who will share the information gathered and insights achieved as a result of the programme. This will be followed by the opportunity to participate in a series of break-out group discussion groups that will allow for a more in-depth and wide-ranging dialogue relating to the specifics of the presentations and the Market Share Programme or more broadly to the market for contemporary art.

2013 Market Share participants are:

Gill Park, Director of Pavilion, Leeds Katie Rutherford, Director of Untitled gallery, Manchester Tony Charles, Director of Platform A gallery, Middlesbrough, Jonny Rawlin, Director of Conway, Leeds, Susie Green (artist), and Maurice Carlin (artists)

Participation in the event is FREE however, places are limited so please register early as we expect demand to be high.

Arrival refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided.

For further information and to book your place please email :

Paulette Terry Brien or by phone: 07981 389 591.