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Talks & Conferences

Simon has presented his artwork widely at numerous venues, including The Ruskin School of Art at University of Oxford, The V&A Museum, The Royal College of Surgeons, The Royal College of Nursing & The University of Otago. His work has additionally been presented extensively at national and international conferences including the Medical Artists Association, Anatomical Society, British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery & European Association for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery.

2022 Metal Culture Southend

Artist in residence presentation. Metal Culture, Southend.

2022 Ethics in Art/Science Practice

Ethics teaching for the Introduction to Contemporary Art & Health. University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

2020 Guest lecturer Arts & Humanities in Medical Education course module

Diploma Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals. University of Bristol. 

2021 Art & Science Practice as Research

Centre for Academic Primary Care Regional Meeting. University of Bristol. 

2017 Visiting lecturer Head and Neck Anatomy (Portraiture) Course

'Facial Difference & Identity'

Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University

2017 Digital Futures: Health Re-envisioned

Invited guest speaker, Victoria and Albert Museum, London

2017 Medical Artists Association Conference

Invited guest speaker, Charles Darwin House, London

2016 Clinical Humanities Society

Invited guest speaker, King's College London

2016 Visiting lecturer Head and Neck Anatomy (Portraiture) Course

'CLEFT': An Arts Initiative

Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University

2016 Next Steps: Dental Research Conference

          Invited guest speaker . Hamilton House, Bristol

2016 Reconstructive Prosthetics South West Research Day

          Invited guest speaker. Southmead Hospital

2016 Art and Humanities in the Medical Curriculum

         'CLEFT: A Therapeutic Arts Programme'

           University of Bristol

2015 Visiting lecturer Head and Neck Anatomy (Portraiture) Course

'Reconstruct and Regenerate'

Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University

2015 Grand Round

'Medicine through artistic avenues'

South Bristol Academy, University Hospitals Bristol

2015 Drawing Medicine 

'Taking art and medicine beyond the curriculum'

Anatomy Department, University of Bristol Medical School

2014 The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis

'The importance of art in medical education'

Waterman's Gallery, London

2014 Visiting lecturer Head and Neck Anatomy (Portraiture) Course

'Reconstruct and Regenerate'

Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University

2012 Plastic Viscera - Interdisciplinary Art/Science Symposium

'Plastic Viscera'

Brighton and Sussex Medical School & The Blond McIndoe Research Foundation

2011 Art and Medicine Symposium

'Medicine through an artistic paradigm'

Brighton and Sussex Medical School

2011 Brighton Science Festival Speaker

'Flesh and wax: rediscovering the ceroplastic artists'

Brighton Science Festival

 

Conference presentations

 

2022 South West Society for Academic Primary Care Conference

A Cleft in Time. Bristol. 

2017 Craniofacial Society of Great Britain & Ireland Conference

'A Cleft in Time’: An Arts Project Exploring Narratives of Cleft & Psychological Wellbeing.'

Sage, Newcastle

2016 European Association of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery (EACMFS) Conference

London

2016 British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (BAOMS) Junior Trainees Conference

'Maxfax experience through an artistic paradigm' & 'An artist residency in wartime trauma and healing'

Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow 

2015 Anatomical Society Conference

'An artist residency in wartime trauma and healing'

Magdelene College, University of Cambridge

2011 Anatomical Society Conference

'The Unnecessary Research of Art and Anatomy: Education through an artistic paradigm'

University of Cardiff

2011 Art and Medicine Conference, University of Otago Medical School

          'The Unnecessary Research of Art and Medicine'

Dunedin School of Art & the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, Dunedin New Zealand

2011 Virtual Futures Conference

'Grow me a new face: Emerging biotechnology in facial reconstructive surgery'

University of Warwick

 

Panelist

 

2014 The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis

World TB Day Symposium: Anna Dumitriu

Waterman's Gallery, London

2013 Be Receptive 

Art/Science Symposium 

Brighton and Sussex Medical School

2011 Laboratory Life

Interdisciplinary Art/Science Laboratory

Lighthouse with the Arts Catalyst and the Wellcome Trust, Brighton

2010 Brighton Photo Fringe Festival keynote exhibition

Phoenix Gallery, Brighton

          

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