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Threshold Studios

From January to the end of July 2017 I worked as Social Media and Communications Lead for NPO Threshold Studios. Media arts producers and educators delivering a series of events and festivals, they are committed to talent and skills development. During seven months I worked on […]

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Something Good (measures of us)

Something Good is an artistic programme which began in 2015, as part of Birmingham Cathedral’s 300th anniversary celebrations, bringing together artists and communities of all faiths and none, to celebrate what is special about Birmingham. From November to December 2016, I was asked to undertake […]

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Sileby Drawing Festival

The inaugural Sileby Drawing Festival took place across the village of Sileby, located in the Soar Valley between Leicester and Loughborough from 26-29 October 2016. Celebrating the art of drawing, and encouraging all ages and abilities to get creative, it offered free, drop-in activities during […]

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Clipping the Church

Clipping the Church Clipping the Church, was a new public project by artist Tereza Buskova celebrating and reinterpreting the almost forgotten British tradition of Clipping the Church. Buskova treated this historic custom as a point of departure for a new performance and a video work […]

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Every Child Is An Artist

Every Child Is An Artist I am currently working on the PR for Every Child Is An Artist, a ground-breaking programme developed by Coventry-based Mercurial Dance with Oasis Academy Hobmoor, which aims to develop the skills, ability and imagination of all the children at the […]

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Chaotic Liquid Network

Chaotic Liquid Network, Mercurial Arts In July 2014 I was asked by digi-dance company Mercurial Arts to promote their project Chaotic Liquid Network, a collaboration with sixty Year 5 children in a school in Yardley, Birmingham. I secured coverage in regional media, dance blogs and […]

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The Ark

The Ark From May to June 2013 I worked again with artist Beth Derbyshire, this time supporting the press campaign for The Ark project with Helen Stallard Communications. The Ark was a moving sculpture comprising a wooden structure resembling the typical terraced housing of Pennine […]

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Love Stirchley More

Love Stirchley More From December 2012 to February 2013, I worked again with community interest company Place Prospectors on their Love Stirchley More project. Taking place around Valentine’s Day, it was a fun festival of art, commerce and love celebrating the Stirchley area of Birmingham. […]

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Knit2Together

Knit2Together Knit2Together was a knit graffiti project celebrating the American and Jamaican Olympic teams stay in Birmingham during the London 2012 Olympics. I worked on the project from April to August 2012. It took 400 volunteer knitters, over 1300 balls of wool and approximately 4500 […]

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Stirchley Prospects

Stirchley Prospects From December 2011 to February 2012 I supported community interest company Place Prospectors in their Stirchley Prospects project.  The project aimed to work with residents, organisations and businesses in the area to find what is unique about Stirchley in South Birmingham, and what […]