I love working with great leaders and organisations who produce high-quality work with integrity and vision, who understand the value and potential of PR.
Music Theatre Wales PR for New Directions and digital works. July-September 2021.
Drake Music Planted Symphony, a new audio trail. PR. July-October 2021.
tiata fahodzi PR retainer to raise the profile and brand and publicise shows for the company. Since July 2021
Threshold Studios Strategic profile and brand raising PR. Thresholdstudios.tv Since May 2021.
Rame Projects Strategic profile and brand raising PR. RameProjects.com Since May 2021.
Artquest uses research about visual artists working conditions, career barriers, and motivations to develop the professional information, advice and projects that they need. Strategic PR profile and brand development and Comms support towards their 20th anniversary. Artquest.org.uk Since May 2021.
Data as Culture at the Open Data Institute (ODI). To lead on the arts PR in liaison with curator Hannah Redler Hawes. Since August 2019. Dataasculture.com
Interbeing An international project from Kay Aplin (the Ceramic House) and Joseph Young (Art of Noises). Ceramics and Sound art collaborations between China and UK institutions in 2021. Interbeing. September 2020 – December 2021. Press in print: Ceramic Review, New Ceramics, Crafts, World of Interiors, Press online: Info Ceramica, Ceramics Monthly, Brighton Magazine, Crafts Council, INNER
Camden Alive Working on behalf of the Mayor of London with London Borough of Camden’s Arts Development Officer Suzie Plumb on the Camden Alive arts programme press campaign. Artists include Larry Achiampong with David Blandy and Peter Adjaye. Camden Alive Since February 2020. Double Negative.
Oily Cart reimagines theatre for young audiences to make it more inclusive. I am their PR for shows and programmes, as well as supporting them in strategic communications planning. OilyCart.org.uk Since January 2020. A few highlights in the press: Love London Love Culture, The Young Londoner, Jamboree the Album was on the Robert Elms BBC London Radio show with Max Reinhardt – 2 Dec 2020 and in Songlines Magazine Jan 2021. Fayon Dixon dedicated a whole show on Riverside Radio to Jamboree the Album. Family Stage, At The Theatre, AD Ellie Griffiths interviewed on Arts Industry, South London News.
Case Study: Annie Bacon at Bedford Creative Arts (BCA) and myself made some magic happen with a consistent and thoughtful collaboration for PR. It was so good, I created a case study…
Bedford Creative Arts Press strategy and campaign for Escaping Gravity: Airship Dreams with artist Mike Stubbs. Exhibiting at the Higgins Bedford in July 2021. BCA.org.uk Since April 2021. Bedford Today, Broadway World
Fish Guidance Systems Limited Strategy, planning and delivery of an environmental PR campaign to pressure EDF to install an Acoustic Fish Deterrant at Hinkley Point C and Sizewell C power stations to protect the deaths of millions of fish from the cooling tunnels as well as raise the brand and profile of the company. Since June 2020. Forbes Magazine The Telegraph Global Innovation Power Technology The Independent The Ends Report and more.
HOTLINE PR for a new play by telephone launching 26 Feb-6 Mar 2021. Commissioned by Tron Theatre in Glasgow with Produced Moon who make interactive and digital theatre. Since November 2020. Show Link, Feature in Glasgow’s The Skinny. Also achieved: BBC Scotland radio packaged piece by Pauline McLean and a feature on phone plays in The Stage. The Metro Weekend What’s On page. Reviews: The Stage, The National, Lyn Gardner/Stage Door App, LouReviews, Disability Arts Online, A Younger Theatre and many more.
Substrakt PR to promote their website applications for organisations in the arts, cultural, heritage and creative sectors in Europe and North America. substrakt.com from October 2020. Coming soon: a piece by Managing Director Ash Mann in Arts Professional. Arts Professional article
Data as Culture at the Open Data Institute (ODI). To lead on the arts PR in liaison with curator Hannah Redler Hawes, Allegory Communications and the arts curatorial team for the 2019 – 2020 Data as Culture research and partnership theme Copy That? and PR Campaign for Summit 2020 co-curated with Guest Curator Antonio Roberts.
www.theodi.org August 2019 – December 2020 Press: Verdict and FAD.
Obsidian Foundation a new Foundation to support the development of Black poets through a Retreat. October 2020. The Voice
Mansions of the Future PR on individual projects and overall to support the planned closure of the building cumulating in a conference. Mansionsofthefuture.org Since February 2020. Press: BBC Front Row, BBC Lincolnshire radio.
Entelechy Arts Development of a full marketing and communications strategy, project management and delivery of their new website and social media campaigns like #BedTouring. I create newsletters, manage the website and social media accounts working closely with the team and partner organisations to make visible the incredible work they do. Entelechy Arts. Since November 2016
Quilla Constance PR for her new art work Teasing out Contingencies at Tate Exchange September 2020. quillaconstance.com February – March 2020
Sonia Boue Sonia is an artist I am working with in communications development capacity to support her practice. SoniaBoue.co.uk Since February 2020
Penelope Roskell, Pianist. Supporting Penelope Roskell with a full communications revamp and strategy to launch her new book The Complete Pianist. peneloperoskell.co.uk October 2019 – March 2020.
Polka Theatre I supported Polka theatre with press work for their shows and to sustain visibility during their building redevelopment. I worked closely with the executive director on strategy and also support business development and fundraising through PR. I researched and nurtured press, influencer and media contacts to build audiences, support the fundraising campaign and maintain Polka’s visibility during its closure. I managed PR stunts for Polka Patrons Amanda Holden and also Omid Djalili and I was able to place storyteller Jan Blake on BBC Saturday Live and The Wind in the Willows on BBC Open Book. Polka Theatre. September 2018 – March 2020
Rooted Everyday Working with Wordsby Ltd to deliver a full Marketing and Communications strategy and International PR campaign. We have delivered a full branding strategy, website and social media campaign for a new consortium of partners in the Mediterranean Basin (WWF Spain, GDF, MedINA, DiversEarth, SNPL) to promote sustainability, biodiversity and cultural heritage. Rooted Everyday. November 2017 – November 2019
I have worked with Wandsworth Enterprise Month, New English Ballet Theatre, Bedford Creative Arts, Bloomsbury Festival, Enable Leisure and Culture, Yellow Earth Theatre, Kali Theatre, a-n The Artists Information Company and the ‘Off Your Map‘ Wetlands Campaign.
Please email me for a full CV.