Gregory Sporton

Gregory Sporton is Professor and Head of Westminster School of Arts, who originally trained as a dancer and has worked for dance and opera companies around the world. Prior to becoming WSA Head of School he has been Head of Research and Graduate School at Laban Centre London (now part of TrinityLaban Conservatiore); Professor at Birmingham City University where he founded the Visualisation Research Unit; and Professor of Digital Creativity at the University of Greenwich where he founded and led the Department of Creative Professions and Digital Arts. Gregory’s research publications cover a diverse range, including the 2015 book Digital Creativity: Something from Nothing (Palgrave Macmillan), and he works on dance, technology in the creative sphere, and early Soviet period aesthetics.  

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Art and Society

Explored through performance, installation, and ceramics, and between art and science, the diverse practices of CREAM researchers in this area are drawn together for their emphasis on critical and collective engagements with the question and role of art and society.

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