Professor Anita Taylor is a practicing artist, exhibition organiser, published writer and Dean of Bath School of Art and Design.
Anita has served on the Art and Design Panel for the UK RAE2008, the Hong Kong RAE 2014; and as a member of the Peer Review College for the Arts and Humanities Research Council. She is experienced as a research degree supervisor in the fields of Drawing, Fine Art and Public Arts and as an external examiner in Art and Design. She is an Adjunct Professor at University of Sydney affiliated to Sydney College of the Arts, and a co-investigator on the AHRC Bath and Bristol by Design project.
She is the founding Director of the Jerwood Drawing Prize project, the pre-eminent annual open exhibition for drawing in the UK.
Anita exhibits her work nationally and internationally.