Piers Veness

Piers has an MA in Theatre Design from the Slade School of Fine Art and a Diploma in Academic English Teaching from Cambridge English, part of the University of Cambridge. He is the Study Skills and Academic Support Officer, assisting students improve their study techniques, get to grip with their assignments and solve common problem areas such as referencing, research, writing style, and time management.

Piers has extensive experience in the area of Study Skills and Academic Support, having worked at BPP University, Goldsmiths, and David Game College. Parallel to this, he is heavily involved in the art industry, curating and producing exhibitions of contemporary art as well as taking part in art fairs. Having spent 10 years living in Spain, he is fluent in Spanish.

Recent Activity

  • Summer 2021: Major overhaul of the Study Skills website
  • Summer 2020: Piers co-created the Creative Industries module
  • Summer 2019: Piers has helped to create the Study Skills section of the Pearson College Library.

Industry Expertise

  • Autumn 2019: Piers exhibited the work of Elena Gileva and Goia Mujalli at the London Art Fair.
  • Autumn 2019: Piers' paintings were exhibited at the Manchester Contemporary art fair.
  • Autumn 2018: Review of Tony DeLap’s exhibition at Edel Assanti Gallery, London.
  • Summer 2018: "Artist-Run Projects", a roundtable discussion at Swab Art Fair, Barcelona.