Partner Joins The Art House
The Art House in Wakefield has announced that it is welcoming a new member onto its board of Trustees.
Joanne Coen, is a Partner at Ramsdens Solicitors and is the Head of the Child Care team.
The Art House provide an exceptional and expanded programme for artists requiring studio space, time and support to develop opportunities for critical artistic development, reflection and process and has a legacy of working with – and providing support for – disabled artists.
Joanne comments on her appointment: “I’m delighted to be a trustee of The Art House. Such fantastic work has been done to provide wonderful opportunities to artists and to work within an amazing building. This is an exciting time to see TAH evolve yet further.
The ambitious artistic programme has national implications as well as international elements – I am really looking forward to supporting the potential being realised for artists especially those who have been disadvantaged.”
John Harris CBE DL, deputy chair of The Art House, said ‘we are delighted to welcome Joanne as a trustee of The Art House. This is an exciting time for us as we realise the potential of the organisation in supporting the development of artists in their careers, particularly those who are disadvantaged.
Joanne’s work with children and families as well as her legal, business and commercial experience will be very valuable to The Art house as a trustee.’