Curating exhibitions for Art Access For Ipswich since January 2004 has been a cultural experience, while dealing with the disadvantaged, persons with special needs and mainstream artists. Reflecting upon and interpreting artworks has heightened my senses in the need to address equality between the viewer and artists.
I as the organizer need to fulfil the wants of the viewer in identifying quality artworks from the Ipswich region, while presenting a focus on persons with a disability within the mainstream art world and field of curating.
The tools of a curator can break down the barriers of discrimination through presenting individual works from artists, while not making reference to whether the artist has a disability or is disadvantaged in anyway. What matters most to the viewer and the artist is the quality of the work