PHD SCHOLAR | THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE | 2017–2020
Jade Montserrat has been a Stuart Hall PhD Scholar in the School of Art, Design and Performance at the University of Central Lancashire between 2017–20. Jade studied at Courtauld Institute of Art (2003) and Norwich School of Art and Design, MA Drawing (2010). She works at the intersections of art and activism, progressing through performance and live art, works on paper and interdisciplinary projects. Jade works collaboratively with Network 11, Press Room, the Conway Cohort and Rainbow Tribe: Affectionate Movement.
The Stuart Hall Foundation Scholarship supports Jade’s PhD—entitled Race and Representation in Northern Britain in the context of the Black Atlantic: A Creative Practice Project—and the associated development of her artistic work from the black diasporic perspective in the North of England.
Jade Montserrat: “Thank you so much for your letter and wishes; I am thrilled and excited by this prestigious and life-changing award.”