Artist Advisers

Our Artist Advisers are our go-to consultants for decision-making processes and funding selections. They challenge us to think differently, question our assumptions, keep artists at the heart of our work and make our processes more open and inclusive.

Looking for supported artists?

Our artists directory brings together all those we have supported and ways to find out more about their work.

Nadia Latif

Theatre and film director

Robbie Synge

Artist and choreographer

Emily Speed


Alissa Kleist


Adam Buick

Ceramic artist

Harold Offeh


Ashley Holmes


Selma Dimitrijevic

Director, writer and dramaturg

Sarah Punshon

Writer and director

Luke Pell

Maker, curator, dramaturg and writer

Teresa Cisneros

Arts administrator and curator

Serena Korda


David Blandy


Jane Morrow

Independent curator and PhD researcher

Seán Elder

Curator and writer

Rehana Zaman


Joshua Pharo

Performance lighting and video designer

Mike Stubbs

Artist, curator and consultant

Nicola Singh


Deborah Smith


Tiffany Boyle


Jessica Carden


Emma Cameron


Tom Piper

Theatre, exhibition and Installation designer

Emma Frankland

Performance maker

Kevin Le Gendre

Journalist and broadcaster

Emma Bettridge

Producer, dramaturge and festival director

Aaron Schuman

Photographer, writer, academic and curator

Antonio Roberts

Artist and curator

Megan Vaughan

Writer, blogger, zinemaker and academic

Season Butler

Writer, artist, dramaturge and lecturer

Richard Lavery

Theatre director

Tina Koch

Circus and theatre director and performer

Nikki Tomlinson

Producer, mentor, consultant, dramaturge and artist

Jasleen Kaur


Martel Ollerenshaw

Arts consultant and creative producer

Tom Marshman


Dan Daw

Performance artist

Sam Ruddock

Producer, project manager, editor and coach

Nikesh Shukla

Writer and editor

Shama Khanna

Curator, writer and educator

Amber Massie-Blomfield

Non-fiction writer and arts professional

Soweto Kinch

Saxophonist, MC and producer

Vivienne Franzmann


Caroline Williams

Performance maker and participatory artist

Holly Willats

Curator and writer

Sud Basu

Creative producer

Dawinder Bansal

Producer and artist

Rebecca Frecknall

Theatre director

Hetain Patel

Artist and performance maker

Kelly Best


Errollyn Wallen

Composer and performer

Andy Brunskill

Director, deviser, writer and creative producer

Ellie Dubois

Performance artist and director

Jackie Hagan

Theatre practitioner, poet and playwright

Kate Craddock

Festival director, performer, theatre maker and academic

Gary Thomas

Creative producer, curator and programmer

Katie Schwab


Rosie Elnile

Set and costume designer

George Vasey

Curator and writer

Sam Groves

Programmer, producer and curator

Liam Crichton


Toni Lewis

Artist and producer

Dickie Beau

Actor and artist

Clare Twomey


Tom Emery

Art critic and curator

Gillie Kleiman


Giles Round


Brian Logan

Programmer, producer and director

Elayce Ismail

Theatre and opera director

Svetlana Panova

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Fergus Morgan

Journalist and Critic

Professor Dave O’Brien

Academic Consultant to the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries 2020-22