Areas of Expertise

 Interactive Art • Sound Art • Instillation work • Creative Education • Ideas led learning 
Supporting vulnerable adults and children • Heath and safety • Equal opportunities • Best Practice • Arts Award Advisor





Qualifications & Training

Manchester Metropolitan University
BA Hons Interactive Arts • 2:1
BTEC Art Foundation • Distinction

Curious Minds
Arts Award Advisor Training • Gold/Silver/Bronze

The Lowry Theatre
Health & Safety Training
Safeguarding & Child Protection Training
Manual Handling Training




References

Venture Arts
Katherine Long - Studio Manager
01612321223 katherine@venturearts.org

The Lowry Theatre
Tess Farley - Learning & Engagement
0161 876 2052 tess.farley@thelowry.com





 Employment & Experience

Roundabout.Lx Studio, Lisbon - I completed long term residency 01/07/17-18/10/17
                                                     Whist in residence I performed and exhibited for the Castelo d'If 3 day
                                                     Lisbon Open Studio event and also performed and exhibited a site specific  
                                                     installation for an event organised by the Roundabout.Lx collective. 

Lisboa Soa Festival 2017 -  I worked for one week with sound artist  Juan Sorrentino on his project 'Motto'
                                          constructing a series of backpack speakers, composing graphic scores for the indoor
                                          garden space Estufa Fria, culminating in a live performance as the conclusion of the
                                           festival. 

Soundscape Campus 2017  - I worked as a guest artist guiding groups of new students on sound walks around
                                              the NOVA university campus in Lisbon, collecting field recordings and
                                              composing soundscapes. 

Brighter Sounds 'Found Sounds' Project - I worked as a guest artist on a week long project engaging with the
                                                local youth community to compose new music and sound pieces inspired by the
                                                museum and gallery collections at The Atkinson in Southport. Using collected
                                                found sounds, field recordings and instruments from the museum collections
                                                we taught the participants how to experiment and manipulate sound using
                                                technology. 

The Lowry Theatre

Studio Supervisor • 26/06/14 – present day

Part-time Project & Operations Coordinator (long term sickness/absence cover) • 01/05/16 – 01/10/16

Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist – Delivering a collage and paper workshop for the Lowry's Youth Employability and Skills project, working with young adults from Salford • 14/12/16

Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist- Delivering 3 full day drop-in art workshops at Selfridges
• 01/12/16 - 04/12/16 •





Venture Arts
Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist - Delivering 10 cross-form sound and art workshops at
The Shaw Center, Harpurhey. Working with vulnerable adults • 14/03/16 – 06/06/16

Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist - Delivering 10 cross-form sound and art workshops at
St Francis School, Gorton • 15/01/16 – 08/04/16

Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist - Delivering 10 cross-form sound and art workshops at
St Mary's C of E School • 18/03/15– 26/06/15





Gallery Oldham
Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist – Drop in workshop with
Sonic Bloom & Young Digitals Festival • 26/03/16

Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist – Drop in workshop with Sonic Bloom
Museums At Night & Oldham Council • 12/05/16





The Bluecoat Gallery
Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist – 2 Workshops with Sonic Bloom for
Artsmark Ambassadors from local schools engaging with the current exhibition
10/03/16 & 25/02/16





Bearded Fellows
Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist – 12 art workshops at Collective Spirit School, Hollingwood • 12/09/15 – 13/12/15





Purple Patch Arts
Freelance Creative Practitioner & Lead Artist- 12 art workshops designed for health and wellbeing
Altringcham • 08/05/14 – 31/07/14





Manchester Scenewipe
Junior Project Manager • 01/08/11- 01/08/12




Hobbies and Interests

Circuit bending, live sonic art/music performances under the name Tooms, marine biology, anatomy, physics, reading, wild swimming, photography, beach-combing, collecting and manipulating unusual field recordings, vinyl and tapes, roller derby

   

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