Jenny Mellings wins The Marsh Award for Excellence in Gallery Education

Art Club leader Jenny Mellings has been awarded The Marsh Award for Excellence in Gallery Education. With over 20 years experience facilitating workshops at Spacex, always with an innovative approach, she is a well deserving winner. Thanks to her efforts, artworks produced by children and young people have won awards and been on display to large audiences at Exeter Central Station, Exeter Picturehouse and as part of international animation festivals. Hannah Reeves, learning programmer at Spacex commented ‘many children and young people Jenny has worked with stay involved with the gallery through volunteering or attending openings and events’ adding ‘many have also gone on to study art and other creative subjects in higher education, and have been supported by Jenny in their journey.’

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